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8 DIY beauty recipes to banish cellulite

July 12, 2016

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One of the pesky things that most women have to deal with are those dimples that show up in the darnest of places. You may not know you have any until you see yourself in a picture…and there it is! From your thighs to your stomach, cellulite is very common but there are some DIY cellulite remedies you can use to help reduce it. Here are eight cellulite remedies you can give a try.

Essential oils and beeswax cream

Ingredients:

  • 5 drops juniper oil
  • 5 drops rosemary oil
  • 15 drops frapefruit oil
  • 15 drops cypress oil
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons witch hazel
  • 2/4 c. coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon beeswax

Directions:

  1. Mix all oils, as well as witch hazel.
  2. Melt your beeswax and coconut oil over low heat.
  3. Mix it all together.
  4. Pour it in a jar. Let it cool.

Salt and brown sugar scrub

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 cup sea salt
  • 2 tablespoons of sesame oil
  • 2 tablespoons of vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons of freshly squeezed lemon
  • 2 tablespoons honey

Directions:

  1. Put in a bowl and mix well.
  2. Store in airtight glass jar.

Coffee and coconut

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup extra virgin coconut oil
  • 1 cup coffee grounds
  • 1 cup sugar
  • ½ tablespoon cinnamon

Steps:

  1. Melt coconut oil down
  2. Set it aside to cool. Don’t let it solidify
  3. Add in 1 cup ground coffee, 1 cup sugar and 1/2 tablespoon cinnamon in the cooled oil.
  4. Mix. Store in an airtight container

Coffee and avocado

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup ground coffee
  • 1 cup course brown sugar
  • 1 mashed ripe avocado
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil

Steps:

  1. Put all the ingredients in a bowl.
  2. Mash and stir with a fork.
  3. Use immediately. Avocado will go bad after a few hours.

Pumpkin scrub

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup canned pumpkin
  • 4 tablespoons caffeinated coffee grounds
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil

Directions:

  1. Mix until blended.

Coffee scrub

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup coffee grounds
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • olive oil

Steps:

  1. Apply olive oil to your problematic spots.
  2. Scrub on coffee and brown sugar directly.

Grapefruit gel

Ingredients:

  • ½ cup oil (olive, jojoba, etc.)
  • 15 drops grapefruit essential oil
  • 15 drops juniper essential oil
  • 5 drops rosemary essential oil

Directions:

  1. Combine oils and stir

Grapefruit coffee scrub

Ingredients:

  • ½ cup sugar
  • ½ cup coffee grounds
  • ½ cup oil
  • 15-20 drops grapefruit essential oil

Directions:

  1. Combine ingredients in a bowl
  2. Stir together into a thick paste.
  3. You may have to add more oil or sugar in order to get the paste consistency.
  4. Store in a container with a lid.

To use these cellulite remedies, apply a small amount of oil to damp skin.

Massage oil into the skin with circular movements at least twice a day.

Making these homemade cellulite creams is super simple and will give you a healthy, youthful looking skin that you will love. With bathing suit season in full swing, it’s good to be armed with at least one homemade remedy for your problem areas.

Jessica Walrack is a gal from California who loves to write. She has been freelance writing for 4 years while traveling the world. Jessica specializes in travel, fashion. health, and all things beauty-related.

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