Refreshes and rejuvenates: coffee scrub
The whole story of coffee tells us that it not only helps to wake up in the morning. This product has long been used in beauty salons for deep skin cleansing. Coffee scrub is a unique product. The most valuable is that it can be done at home.
The benefits of coffee for the skin
Scrubs with ground coffee is an indispensable tool for weight loss. Procedures are recommended to be performed regularly for sagging skin, loss of elasticity or the presence of cellulite. Due to the special composition, the fragrant invigorating product copes well with cleansing the body, excretion of toxins. Sessions with this cosmetic miracle will help to restore metabolic processes. Masks and scrubs with coffee are widely used in the salon or home facial and body treatments. The product from coffee beans works real miracles with the skin. Due to the content of antioxidants, vitamins and caffeine, this natural raw material gives the maximum benefit:
- cleanses the skin, removing the keratin cells of the upper layer;
- stimulates blood circulation;
- relieves oedema;
- increases the elasticity of the epidermis, restores smoothness, improves tone;
- accelerates the processes of regeneration and rejuvenation;
- enhances the elastin and collagen production;
- reduces subcutaneous fat.
Making coffee scrub at home
For facial skin
There is no better care for your skin than that provided by natural products. The following coffee facial scrub is suitable for girls with any skin type. Take coffee grounds or finely ground coffee and stir with 2 tsp. oatmeal. Next, for dry skin, add a tablespoon of sour cream. If the skin is oily, replace it with unsweetened yoghurt. Apply this mixture on a wet face and massage for 2 minutes.
Coffee body scrub
You will need natural brewed coffee to make the scrub. You should mix different types of coffee for optimal results. Also, if desired, you can add shower gel, essential oils, vitamins. It all depends on the desired result.
Warning! The ideal proportions for brewing coffee scrub is 2 tsp. crushed grains in a glass of water.
Anti-cellulite coffee scrub is easy to prepare. It is enough to mix the brewed coffee with base oil. To lose weight, it is good to add cinnamon to the mixture. Then you need to add shower gel to the composition and each time before taking a bath to treat the problem areas of the body.
Warning! It is recommended to apply this scrub on the body with a glove or washcloth.
You must first take a hot bath. Green grains should be used for the scrub. They are easier to grind into small parts. The recipe for the scrub is to mix coffee and salt in a ratio of 2:1, add 1 part white clay, for dry skin add more olive oil. The consistency should resemble thick sour cream. It should be applied to problem areas of the skin with circular massage movements. After 8 minutes, the scrub is washed off. It is effective against stretch marks on various parts of the body.
For the scalp
The basis of this scrub will be coffee grounds. With regular use, the hair becomes soft and strong at the same time. Hair mask enhances its growth. It is suitable for any type of curls, but there should not be wounds and bruises on the skin. The best recipe with gelatin. It contains collagen, which allows the hair to remain strong and docile. Cooking algorithm: dilute gelatin sachets in warm water; add 2/3 tablespoon of coffee grounds; mix with a small amount of hair balm. After that, the nutrient mixture should be applied to the head and hold for 30 minutes, then rinse. This procedure should be performed 2 times a week.