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The Coffee Life Shop - Full Ingredients, Tips and Tricks

If you've stumbled across this page, it either means that you're just having a click around my website (amazing, welcome, hello) or you have bought or are interested in buying some items from The Coffee Life Co (also amazing, welcome, hello!) and you've come to hunt around for some more information.

Quick cheeky plug before we go any further - The Coffee Life Co Store

If you are interested in stocking The Coffee Life Co products, please email for a wholesale list. 


What is The Coffee Life Co?

The Coffee Life Co is an extension of the blog The Coffee Life, where it stocks products made from old recycled coffee grounds.

Why do you use old coffee grounds?

Coffee grounds, especially from cafes and roasterys typically get thrown away at the end of the day, heading to landfill, however what a lot of people don't know is that coffee grounds can have so many other amazing uses, and it doesn't have to end up going to landfils.

What are the benefits of using coffee on the skin?

Coffee has a huge amount of benefits, not just for drinking but also when used on the skin.
- The caffeine found in coffee typically helps increase blood flow, and may reduce the appearance o cellulite and help give your skin a more even complexion. 
-Exfoliating the skin in small circles working your way up to your heart, increases the blood flow in areas it's been used and can be known to help with skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis.

How often should I use The Coffee Life Co products?

Coffee soaps can be used everyday on hands/lightly on body as it is a gentle exfoliant. 

Coffee Scrub anywhere between 2-4 times per week, this is a more coarse coffee scrub which means it is a medium exfoliant. The scrub is also packed with skin healing oils such as coconut oil and vitimin E oil. 

Full Ingredients List

Exfoliating Coffee Soap 

Certified Organic Soap Base (Glycerin, Aqua, Sodium Palmate, Sodium Cocoate, Sorbitol, Coconut Acid, Pentasodium Penetrate, Tetrasodium Etidronate - Not Tested on Animals, 100% Vegetable Base, Biodegradable, Paraben Free, Vegan)

Coffee Grinds - Currently from my workplace, Pallets Tea and Coffee House

Coffee Oil (home made, rapeseed oil, coffee grounds)

Patchouli Essential Oil

Coffee Scrub

Coffee Grinds - Currently from my workplace Pallets Tea and Coffee House

Coconut Oil (organic)

Vitimin E Oil

Raw Cane Sugar (organic)