Beauty Hack: How To Recycle Used Coffee Pods In Your Beauty Regime My Baba 1 October, 2018 Health & Fitness, Living We’ve read that incorporating coffee into your every day beauty routine can have amazing benefits, due to its exfoliating and anti-inflammatory properties, it promises to temporarily reduce cellulite, improve circulation, reduce eye puffiness, and smooth skin. Seems like a no-brainer! We’ve found a great way to create a delicious smelling body scrub with your used coffee pods! Just follow the how-to below. What You’ll Need: A container or old jar A sharp knife 15-20 used coffee pods 1/4 a cup of brown or granulated sugar (your choice) 1 vanilla pod (optional) Baby oil How To: Carefully open your used coffee pods with a sharp knife. Empty the contents of your coffee pods into your chosen container and mix until it becomes moist. Add your chosen sugar and mix. Add your vanilla pod (optional). Mix all the ingredients until they create a fusion of all three. If your mixture is too dry add a dash of baby oil. Enjoy in the bath or shower! We love making this with our Gourmesso coffee capsules, a great way to recycle unused coffee that would otherwise go to waste!