Go Back
+ servings

Homemade Face Scrub with Coconut Oil and Coffee

This face scrub is super easy to make and will exfoliate and moisturize your skin. It is a GREAT gift idea!
Prep Time5 mins
Active Time5 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Condiments
Cuisine: American
Keyword: citrus fruit, coconut oil, coffee, face scrub, sugar
Yield: 4 four oz. jars
Cost: $8

Equipment

  • 4 - 4 oz jars
  • small skillet

Materials

  • 5 tbsp. coconut oil
  • 5 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup Kosher salt
  • 2 tbsp. coffee granules
  • 1 tbsp. fresh grated ginger
  • 2-4 tbsp. citrus zest (use lemons, limes, oranges and/or grapefruit)

Instructions

  • Heat coconut in small skillet over Low heat until melted. Pour into a medium bowl along with olive oil, sugar, salt, coffee, ginger and citrus zest. Mix well.
  • Divide between four 4-oz. jars or containers with lids. Scrub a teaspoonful onto face in a circular motion daily for approximately 60 seconds. Rinse off with warm water and pat dry.