We will teach how to make your own natural cosmetics from black coffee sludge. The precipitate that remains after brewing black coffee contains caffeine and other valuable coffee bean ingredients. You can use it to create natural cosmetics that can be versatile for hair, face and body care.
You can use a warm black coffee pellet immediately and apply it to clean and moisturized face and neck skin. Leave it on for 15-20 minutes, then rinse with lukewarm water.
Below are some recipes for making natural beauty products.
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Black coffee sludge deep cleanses the skin, removes dead skin cells, regenerates and moisturizes the skin, protects the skin from excessive drying and premature aging and makes it soft and smooth.
- 2 tablespoons face cream
- 3 tablespoons of black coffee
- 2 tablespoons almond oil
- 2 tablespoons of honey
Before applying the mask, cover face and neck for 5-6 minutes with a warm wet towel to open the pores. Mix black coffee, cream, almond oil and honey with face cream. Apply the mixture with a gentle massage on moisturized face and neck skin, leave it to act for 10-15 minutes, and then rinse with warm water.
Anti-Wrinkle eye cream and eye cream against bags
A precipitate of black coffee promotes microcirculation, strengthens the skin, improves skin elasticity, reduces wrinkles around the eyes, and removes darkness and puffiness.
- 3 tablespoons of black coffee
- 6 tablespoons of coconut oil
- 4 tablespoons of almond oil
Mix the coconut and almond oil and steam it until the coconut oil has melted. Add the precipitate of black coffee and simmer gently for about 30 minutes. Drain the oil into a small jar and allow to cool. Close and store the jar in the refrigerator. 1-2 times a day put the cream on the area around eyes.
A precipitate of black coffee strengthens the root of the hair, promotes hair growth, prevents hair loss and gives the hair a shine.
- 3-4 tablespoons of black coffee
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
Blend the black coffee with olive oil. Apply a gentle massage on the scalp and hair, leave it on for 15-20 minutes, then rinse with warm water.
Peeling against stretch marks and cellulite
Black coffee sludge promotes deep blood circulation, removes excess water from the tissue, reduces subcutaneous tissue fat cells, repairs skin surface damage, moisturizes the skin and restores elasticity to the skin.
- 6-8 tablespoons of black coffee
- 4 tablespoons of sea salt
- 3 tablespoons of brown sugar
- 2 tablespoons castor oil
Before applying the peeling, lie in a warm bath for 10-15 minutes. Blend black coffee, sea salt, brown sugar and castor oil. Apply the mixture to more moist skin and massage for 5-10 minutes in a circular motion. Then wrap with plastic wrap and let it work for 30-40 minutes. Rinse in warm and lukewarm shower and finally with cold water. Peeling should be applied at least for a month and at least 3 times a week.
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Irena is a dentist from Croatia, working extensively in her field, but she also has a high interest in the fields of fitness, nutrition and medicine in general. She has been educating herself about how to lead a healthy lifestyle for years. She seeks to help people adopt healthy habits as well as healthy and positive thinking about life. In her spare time, she hikes, runs, plays saxophone and guitar, and develops her own websites – Salubrius Vita and GoalDigger. Her life motto is: When they expect a lot from you, you do even more.