Whether you enjoy its taste and smell, or it is only for guests, you must know – coffee grounds can be used in a lot of good ways in every household.
It’s great for exfoliating the skin
Coffee grounds is extremely effective due to the fine-grained texture of coffee and you can also apply it on the face. You can also add 1 teaspoon of honey.
Eliminates dark circles and puffiness
Dab a little used coffee grounds on the dark circles and let it rest. The caffeine in it will make you look more awake and refreshed. The most effective creams for the eyes zone are precisely those with caffeine (caffeine increases the blood flow and thus reduces puffiness).
Removes odor from shoes
Put a little coffee grounds in a plastic foil and leave it in the sneakers for a while. It will pick up all odors from them.
Removes the dog fleas
Add a teaspoon of sediment shampoo for your dog if your pet has fleas. This will solve the problem.
It eliminates unpleasant odors in the kitchen
Dry the coffee grounds and put it in a bowl, and in the refrigerator or freezer – this will neutralize the odors. You can also rub it on your hands if they have an unpleasant odor of something, especially garlic.
Sprinkle coffee grounds on the place from which you want to get rid of ants, it will scare them and keep them away. In the same way the coffee grounds effects on a variety of insects and snails.
Increase the carrot yield
Mix your fresh coffee grounds with the tiny seeds when planting carrots, you will have a better crop and it will help with the various worms that attack the carrots.
Vicky DeRosa, the founder of the online health club V Well Health in New Jersey, said that coffee is her first choice in the fight against cellulite.
This recipe is recommended for years for the women. Not only it reduces the unsightly cellulite clumps, but it also makes the skin smoother and softer because it also works like a skin peeling.
- one day old coffee grounds
- extra virgin olive oil
- coarse sea salt
- terry gloves
About 35 minutes before showering, with the terry glove apply the mixture on the legs, buttocks and hips (in fact it can be applied to all parts of the body) and you will see the fantastic results after a week of use.
When applied, wrap the body part with towel and keep the mixture for half an hour.
Rinse with warm water. For those who have a habit of taking a shower 2 or 3 times a day, Vicky advises to reduce the temperature of the water in the shower. Showering with very hot water will dry up the skin.
Exfoliation is very good for the skin, so why not try this recipe and have some fight against cellulite. Certainly it’s worth a try!