Why pay for a fancy scrub when you can make one at home using fair trade ingredients?
To make this scrub, we mixed Equal Exchange’s Palestinian Organic Virgin Olive Oil and ground Organic Coffee (both known for the antioxidents they contain) with brown sugar (for exfoliation). For little extra tingle, you can add a few drops of tea tree oil, too.
Coffee Scrub Proportions:
- 1/3 cup ground coffee
- 1/3 cup brown sugar
- 1/4 cup olive oil
- 1-2 drops tea tree oil (optional)
- Mix coffee and sugar.
- Stir in olive oil and tea tree oil to form a paste.
- Get your skin wet and apply the scrub to your face or body. Rub it in, using a gentle circular motion. (Sensitive skin? Test your scrub on a small patch of skin first.)
- Rinse well with cool water. Ahh!
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