Coffee. Sweet, hot, brown morning beverage of the gods. I’m a fan, a definite fan! Not surprising if you know me at all. And if you don’t, you might have picked up on my love for good Cup of Joe from that first sentence šŸ˜‰ But its not only that morning cup of liquid joy that helps wake me up in the morning! This Vanilla Peppermint Coffee Sugar Scrub is the ultimate get-up-and-go treat!

The most amazing way to start your morning! I've got to try this Vanilla Peppermint Coffee Sugar Scrub!!! - BusyBeingJennifer.com

And can we talk about the skinĀ benefits of using coffee in your body scrub? Caffeine is cellulite’s #1 enemy! It tightens and provides antioxidants to the skin, plusĀ it has been shown to reduce the appearance of cellulite when rubbed in vigorously. Say hello to your new best beauty friend šŸ™‚

The most amazing way to start your morning! I've got to try this Vanilla Peppermint Coffee Sugar Scrub!!! - BusyBeingJennifer.com

The most amazing way to start your morning! I've got to try this Vanilla Peppermint Coffee Sugar Scrub!!! - BusyBeingJennifer.com

Also, the peppermint in thisĀ Vanilla Peppermint Coffee Sugar Scrub packs one heck of a wake up punch and has plenty of healthy benefits of its own! Its great for skin brightening, acne control, and helps improves blood circulation. There are almost a million other things that peppermint oil is good for, but those are my favorite skin related benefits!

The most amazing way to start your morning! I've got to try this Vanilla Peppermint Coffee Sugar Scrub!!! - BusyBeingJennifer.com

Onto the recipe for this scrumptiousĀ Vanilla Peppermint Coffee Sugar Scrub

1/2 Cup sugar
1/2 Cup Coffee Grounds (used or new doesn’t effect anything other than the strength of the coffee smell)
1/2 Cup Coconut Oil
10+ drops vanilla oil
10+ drops peppermint oil

Mix all these ingredients together in a medium sized mixing bowl and stir well. I went a little stronger on the peppermint for myĀ Vanilla Peppermint Coffee Sugar Scrub, simply because I love a good peppermint punch to the face first thing in the morning when I shower!

The most amazing way to start your morning! I've got to try this Vanilla Peppermint Coffee Sugar Scrub!!! - BusyBeingJennifer.com

Store your finished coffee sugar scrub in an air tight container. Keep it in the shower or in a cool, dry place in between uses. This scrub should be good for 4 weeks or so. And oooohhhhh let me tell you! ThisĀ Vanilla Peppermint Coffee Sugar Scrub smells and feels scrum-didilli-umptious first thing in the morning! Any morning you’re having trouble waking up or just need a kick start to your brain right in the shower, this’ll do it!

The most amazing way to start your morning! I've got to try this Vanilla Peppermint Coffee Sugar Scrub!!! - BusyBeingJennifer.com

Give thisĀ Vanilla Peppermint Coffee Sugar Scrub! Your skin and your brain will thank you!

 

Want to learn more about the essential oils I use and why I love them? Check out these posts! Or send me an email at Jennifer@busybeingjennifer.com, I’d be happy to help!

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7 Responses to Vanilla Peppermint Coffee Sugar Scrub

  1. Patti Tucker says:

    Before I loved coffee as a beverage, as a kick-starter, I loved the smell of it brewing. Can only imagine how good this smells!

  2. elle spann says:

    so yummy! coffee scrubs are my favorite šŸ™‚
    elle
    Southern Elle Style

  3. kat curling says:

    This sounds amazing! I love using just coffee and sugar but I bet this is even better!

  4. This combination sounds awesome! I bet the peppermint makes it extra invigorating. Thank you for sharing on Family Joy Blog Link-Up Party this week!

  5. I love the combo of ingredients. Thanks for sharing at the #InspirationSpotlight Pinned & sharing

  6. Donelle says:

    I can’t wait to make this…I was curious if it was regular or fractionated coconut oil?

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