Coffee Grounds Repurposed

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Whether you brew coffee through a filter or brew coffee from a K-Cup, hang onto those used grounds! In the warmer months, I use them for my acid loving plants. Here in my kitchen this winter, my coffee grounds are used for exfoliating my dry and smelly hands.
don t toss leftover coffee grounds look what she does, cleaning tips, repurposing upcycling, Fresh Garlic Makes for Garlic Smelling Hands
Fresh Garlic Makes for Garlic Smelling Hands
I love using fresh garlic. However, I don't love the sticky residue it leaves on my hands and especially don't like the garlic smell on my fingers.
don t toss leftover coffee grounds look what she does, cleaning tips, repurposing upcycling, Coffee Grinds Have Some Great Uses
Coffee Grinds Have Some Great Uses
K-Cups hold the perfect portion of coffee grounds to rub into your garlic smelling hands.
don t toss leftover coffee grounds look what she does, cleaning tips, repurposing upcycling, Grounds are great for getting rid of smells
Grounds are great for getting rid of smells
If you brew coffee through a filter, keep a container of used grounds near your kitchen sink. If you use K-Cups you could also toss them into a container.
don t toss leftover coffee grounds look what she does, cleaning tips, repurposing upcycling, Coffee Grounds are Good for Smoothing Hands
Coffee Grounds are Good for Smoothing Hands
Just dump some coffee grounds onto your hands and rub-a-dub-dub. No soap needed! You don't need much. Be careful not to clog your sink drain.
don t toss leftover coffee grounds look what she does, cleaning tips, repurposing upcycling, Rub Coffee Grounds Between Your Hands
Rub Coffee Grounds Between Your Hands
Rub some grounds on your hands after cutting up garlic, onions, or fish. Great as an exfoliant too!
don t toss leftover coffee grounds look what she does, cleaning tips, repurposing upcycling, Rinse Grounds With Plain Water
Rinse Grounds With Plain Water
Rinse with plain water. For me, not only does the smell go away once I've washed with coffee grounds but, my hands are super-duper smooth. Please excuse me now while I take my afternoon coffee break ;)
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