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Last Updated on February 9, 2020 by Ellen Christian
You will love this coffee scrub DIY! It’s no secret that I love all things coffee. I drink it. I use it to scent my home. Now, I’m using it to keep my skin soft and smooth. I absolutely love the taste and the scent of coffee. When I added creamer to my coffee, I often added an Irish Cream flavored creamer. Now, I drink my coffee black but I still love the way Irish Cream smells. I decided in honor of St. Patrick’s Day that I would experiment with an easy Irish Coffee scrub DIY recipe for you all to try.
Easy Irish Coffee Scrub DIY Recipe
Making a coffee scrub DIY recipe isn’t an exact science. You can play around with it a bit to suit your preferences. The key scents from Irish coffee creamer that I notice are chocolate, coffee, and vanilla. Some people add a bit of peppermint but I find that overwhelms the vanilla so I leave that out. It’s totally up to you. I make enough for a small jar because I like to try a variety of different scrubs instead of using the same one for a long time. If you want, you can easily make a large jar instead. You may also like this non alcoholic Irish cream recipe for coffee.
Irish Coffee Scrub Materials:
- 1/2 cup sucunat sugar (it’s coarser than white sugar)
- 1/4 cup Epsom salts
- 2 TBSP finely ground coffee
- 1 TBSP cocoa powder
- 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
- 2 TBSP melted coconut oil
- Mix it all together.
- Store in a glass jar or metal container with a cover for up to 2 months.
The next time you’re in the mood for some pampering time, make a batch of this easy Irish coffee scrub DIY recipe, fill up the tub with hot water and take some time to reward yourself for making it through another day. Even better, make yourself latte, light a few coffee scented candles and lock the bathroom door!
More St. Patrick’s Day articles
If you’re looking for more St. Patrick’s Day fun, why not try these:
- Make a natural mint Shamrock Shake
- Learn to make Irish Oatcakes
- Try Corned beef and cabbage
- Make an Irish buttermilk bath
- Learn about St Patrick’s Day history for kids
- Check out this framed Irish proverb craft
- Try my Bailey’s non alcoholic Irish cream
- Try my Irish spice cake
- Learn to make Irish soda bread
- Make an Irish cheese board
Ellen is a busy mom of a 22-year-old son and 27-year-old daughter. She owns 5 blogs and is addicted to social media. She believes that it doesn’t have to be difficult to lead a healthy life. She shares simple healthy living tips to show busy women how to lead fulfilling lives. If you’d like to work together, email firstname.lastname@example.org to chat.