Did you know that coffee, especially coffee grounds have a ton of benefits to the skin? Here we have a DIY coffee scrub recipe plus 2 beauty products you can make at home using the beloved coffee grinds!

DIY Coffee Scrub

The fine coffee grounds act as exfoliants to gently buff away at dead skin. Since coffee is loaded with antioxidants, it helps eliminate toxins from the skin, stimulate blood flow, and leave your skin feeling firmer and smoother.


2 tablespoons of coconut oil
2 tablespoons of coffee grounds


  1. Combine all ingredients in a bowl.

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2. Stir using a spoon until well incorporated.

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3. Apply the scrub evenly onto clean and dry face.

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4. Gently rub the scrub onto your skin in circles using your fingers. Be sure not to rub too harshly!

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5. Rinse off the scrub off with lukewarm water, pat dry, and apply your normal skincare products.

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DIY Coffee Eyeliner

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Coffee can make a wonderful eyeliner! This simple two-ingredient recipe not only packs a caffeine kick but it has a soft brown color, which is perfect for that natural and subtle look!


1 teaspoon of coconut oil
1 teaspoon of fine coffee grounds


  1. Combine all ingredients in a bowl.

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2. Using a spoon, stir well until well incorporated.

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3. Once incorporated, dip your eyeliner brush into the mixture.

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4. Apply as you would with an eyeliner.

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DIY Coffee Lip Scrub

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Coffee and brown sugar…what’s not to love? Both ingredients have exfoliating properties that will leave your dry lips feeling super soft, while the coconut oil hydrates your lips.


1 tablespoon brown sugar
1 tablespoon coconut oil
1 tablespoon ground coffee


  1. Combine all ingredients in a bowl.

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2. Stir until well incorporated.

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3. Apply the scrub on your lips. Rub gently using your fingers to buff away the dry and flaky skin.

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4. Wipe away the scrub using a paper towel and apply a lip balm to seal in your smooth and moisturized pout!

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For more on coffee-inspired makeup and DIY coffee scrubs, check out our full video: The Secret to Using Coffee in Skin Care & Makeup | Brightening, Blackheads & Scars