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5 original ideas to take advantage of leftover coffee

26 mayo, 2021

Did you have any coffee left over? These ideas will help you get the most out of it (and kill some free time while doing it). Here we share what to do with the used coffee, It is more useful than you think!

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What to do with used coffee

1: Coffee scrub

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You only need to mix ground coffee, sugar and almond oil, argan oil or whatever you have on hand and apply it before bathing. Do it 2 times a week.

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2: Hair mask

The caffeine and antioxidants in coffee give your hair a natural shine and volume as it helps eliminate residues from other products. You just have to mix 1 tablespoon of honey, 1 tablespoon of olive oil and 2 teaspoons of ground coffee. Apply the mixture on your hair and leave it for 20 minutes, rinse.

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3: Add it to your chocolate cakes


It will enhance the flavor of the chocolate and give it a special touch, you just have to replace the liquid in your recipe with coffee (it works better if it is espresso). You can also use it in brownies!

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4: Make ice cubes

Did you have any coffee left over? Put it in the freezer in an ice tray and use the cubes to flavor a glass of milk, smoothie or better yet, add them to your cold coffee for an extra flavor.

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5: fertilize your garden

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Take advantage of the leftover coffee that remains in your coffee maker after using it, since even if you have already used it, it still has many minerals that your garden will appreciate. Spread the leftover directly onto the grass to nourish it.

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