Best Coffee and Sugar Body Scrubs - Yoga Journal

Best Coffee and Sugar Body Scrubs

Spas offer luxurious exfoliating scrubs and treatments to hydrate and smooth rough skin, but who has the time or money for regular treatments? Enter coffee and sugar scrubs that you can use at home to achieve similar results with a much smaller price tag.
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The organic ingredients used in these scrubs are loaded with antioxidants to fight cellulite and signs of aging by deeply moisturizing and repairing wrinkled, stretched, and sun-spotted skin. The coffee and sugar removes dead skin cell build up so your skin glows. Here are TK of our favorites—but them for yourself or give them as gifts.

Most Natural Oils

Tree Hut Firming Sugar Scrub

Ultra-hydrating sugar and coffee exfoliating scrub

This scrub uses 5 natural oils alongside shea butter and sugar to moisturize dry, cracked skin.

What We Liked

Coffee granules in this firming scrub exfoliate skin to give it a healthy glow, while the caffeine contains antioxidants to fight skin-damaging free-radicals.The blend of safflower oil, avocado oil, sweet almond oil, macademia seed oil, and orange oil help your skin to retain moisture and prevent it drom drying out. Buy it on Amazon.

Best Anti-Cellulite

First Botany Cosmeceuticals Arabica Coffee Scrubs

Antioxidant-rich coffee and coconut-oil scrub reduces cellulite

Reduce the appearance of cellulite, wrinkles, sun spots, and fine lines with this moisturizing coffee scrub.

What We Liked

Why shell out for high-priced spa treatments? The kona coffee granules and and dead sea salt in this scrub increases its exfoliating abilities, thus reducing the appearance of cellulite. Massaging this scrub onto problem areas in the bath or shower, then rinse away and pat dry. Your skin will feel immediately smoother. Get it here.

Most Versatile

Brooklyn Botany Arabica Coffee Scrub

Spa-quality full-body skincare scrub

The enzymes and acids in this coffee scrub exfoliate and remove dead skin from your body, lips, and feet.

What We Liked

While this scrub is best for reducing the appearance of cellulite around problem areas like the thighs and butt, it can also soften your feet, hands, and face. You can even apply it under the eyes—the caffeine from the coffee restricts blood vessels, which reduces inflammation and puffiness. Buy it now.

Best for Vericose and Spider Veins

Handcraft Blends Arabica Coffee Body Scrub

All-natural cellulite-fighting scrubs that also treats problematic veins

Carefully selected natural ingredients improve blood circulation helping to treat spider and vericose veins and stretch marks.

What We Liked

As you massage this exfoliating scrub into your body, the natural ingredients including dead sea salt, sweet almond oil and coffee improve circulation, which can help minimize annoying spider veins. The sweet almond oil also naturally reduces puffiness and redness through its emollient properties, which balances the sebum levels in your skin, keeping moisture in and dryness away. Find it here.

Best Sugar Scrub

Majestic Pure Brown Sugar Body Scrub

Includes nourishing citrus oils to exfoliate and revitalize skin cells

Brown sugar is a natural humectant which helps prevent moisture loss.

What We Liked

The unique natural oils like jojoba, primrose, and apricot kernel leave a wonderful scent. This scrub also contains crystalized brown sugar—a natural humectant—which help keep moisture locked in while gently scrubbing away dead skin. Between the brong sugar and hint of vanilla, you’ll smell as sweet as you’ll look. Get it now.