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This 50-Cent-inspired beauty treatment can turn you into a fully-fledged P.I.M.P.

In Da Scrub

Ingredients

  • 8 tablespoons of melted coconut oil

  • 200 grams ground coffee

  • 200 grams coconut sugar

  • 1 tablespoon of vanilla essence

  • 1/2 tablespoon of cinnamon

  • A Saucepan

  • A heat resistant bowl

  • A mixing spoon

  • Jar or tub to store

Instructions

  1. Heat coconut oil over bain-marie or in the microwave until completely melted and allow to cool but not harden.

  2. Stir in rest of ingredients.

  3. Store in airtight container or mason jar, use 1-2 times per week.

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Transcript

- I was once luck enough to meet 50 Cent. And if there's one thing I learned, it was how super soft his skin was. Now, Christmas is here, party season's here, office parties are happening everywhere, and we're all getting ready for the party and for da club. And we know 50 Cent was always found in da club. So I have made a 50 Cent inspired body scrub. It's all-natural, and it will have you ready for da club and feeling like a P-I-M-P. So let's do it! We are going to start with roughly eight tablespoons of melted coconut oil. We just put this in the microwave, because we live in a very cold country. But if you're lucky enough to live in a hot country, it will already be melted! I'm jel. So I'm gonna pour that into a mixing bowl. Now we're going to add the dry ingredients, and how much of each you want to use is completely up to you. It depends on how oily or grainy you want the scrub to be. So I'm gonna start with coconut sugar, six tablespoons. It's important to add equal parts of your coffee. So I'm going to add the same. The coffee is why this is the perfect scrub to use in the morning. If you get into the shower and you're feeling a bit snoozy, this is ideal. It will wake you up, that's for sure. And then, I have a tablespoon of cinnamon. I love cinnamon. If I could have cinnamon on everything, I would, and I do! And then I'm also going to add a tablespoon of vanilla essence, mix everything together. So everything is fully combined now. I have this gorgeous little jar, spoon the mixture into the jar. Now, as you can see, it is quite oily. And if you want it grainier, simply add more of the dry ingredients. So here we go. Here's the body scrub mixture. So there's nothing left for me to do than try it out. Okay, ooh, yeah! So, I'm just gonna rub a little bit on. just to show you. I use this about twice a week. And the first time I used it in the shower, I got a bit of a shock, because the coffee grains go everywhere. But it does clean pretty easily. If you give it a rinse down straight away, your butt will be fine. So, I will turn the tap off while I'm in the shower and rub it all over my body, focusing particularly on my elbows and knees, and any kind of really dry areas. And it feels, it does feel pretty grainy. It feels very, very sandy. If you can imagine your feet on a beach, it kinda feels like that. But I promise you, when you rinse it off, you are left with baby soft skin. It will keep in this jar, in an airtight container, for a couple of weeks at room temperature. Or you can put it in the fridge and it'll probably last for a few months. So don't bother with any of that store-bought nonsense. Make this. It's completely natural. It smells and feels delicious. You've got to try it out.