6 Genius Ways to Recycle Coffee Grounds

From being a great beauty ingredient to lushing up your garden, coffee grounds have more to offer than you might think. 

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  • Get shiny beautiful hair with coffee grounds. Mix one tablespoon of coffee grounds with your conditioner and you’ll see results in weeks.
  • Perfect as fertilisers as coffee grounds attract earthworms, bring organic material to the dirt, and aid plant growth with its microorganisms.
  • Fix your scratched wooden table with a mixture of warm water, vinegar and coffee grounds. It’ll look as good as new in no time.
  • Make your own body scrubs using coffee grounds and olive oil. 
  • Get rid of bad odour in your fridge! Just fill up a bowl with coffee grounds and leave in overnight.
  • Scoop some into a dirty pot or pan before washing. The grounds will absorb grease so that cleaning is a breeze.