Anti-Cellulite Body Scrub Remedy

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Last year I learned about this coffee remedy that was used to help reduce the appearance of cellulite or “nooks and crannies,” as I call them. Once again, when you have a child, your body goes through many changes. I am not going to tell you ALL the changes to look forward to, but know that cellulite can be one of them and it effects you whether your big or small.

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Of course when I heard of this remedy I was like “why coffee?” Apparently it is a great antioxidant and helps fight many diseases. Dr. Oz did a segment on it too and when you hear his name attached to anything your a little more apt to try the product. Lastly, it was said to be a “Brazilian best kept secret” and many women pay to have this done. So I looked up the many variations of the DIY body scrub and this is the one I tried, adding more or less of each:

1 cup of fresh caffinated coffee
1 cup of sugar
1/4 cup of extra virgin olive oil
1/4 cup of water
Air tight jar

Mix ingrediants in jar and then apply in a circular motion. Leave on for about 10 min. Rinse off and apply your daily moisturizer. Store jar in a cool place.

NOTE: Make sure to do it in the shower because its messy!

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Now I don’t have a lot of cellulite, but after using this remedy five times a week for the past 4 weeks, I can say I have noticed a little change of appearance of my skin. It’s definitely left it smoother if nothing else. I read one blog where the woman said she used it for two days and immediately saw a difference. Yea, not over here…can we say too much booty and thighs?

Another blog says do it for several weeks with a healthy diet. I think I’m just going to direct my focus on eating right and working out, with a special emphasis on working out! Lets face it, you can never go wrong with the last one!

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