Homemade cellulite cream: 14 Amazing DIY recipes that work

Heather Campbell
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Homemade cellulite cream sounds too good to be true? It’s actually a very achievable thing to make.

Homemade cellulite cream: 14 Amazing DIY recipes that workAre you tired of spending a fortune on beauty and cosmetic products, particularly on slimming creams and treatments that are supposed to erase cellulite, burn dimples and reduce orange peel skin?

As a general rule, beauty creams and scrubs are seriously expensive. Yet with a few, mostly common and easy-to-find ingredients you can prepare your very own signature creams at home without breaking the bank. You’ve probably got most of them in your kitchen cupboard.

If you’re low on cash, or simply not inclined to spend money that way, then there’s a way out.

Read on to learn how to make your own beauty creams at home.

Homemade cellulite cream: Introduction

With a few easy-to-obtain ingredients and a few minutes to spare, you can make your own moisturizing, exfoliating, gelling or purifying creams with slimming active ingredients that have never been so effective and economical.

Example ingredients include coffee (rich in caffeine), aloe vera, lemon or grapefruit juice and avocado. So, don’t wait any longer and get started to have a dream body and a soft skin.

14 Amazing DIY skincare recipes that work

Slimming body cream with strawberry puree

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 1/2 cup strawberry puree
  • 3 tablespoons of powdered sugar
  • 1 tablespoon of sweet almond oil

Preparation:

  • Mix all the ingredients in a container until you get a smooth cream
  • Apply to damp skin using circular motions
  • Leave on for 15 minutes then rinse with warm water
  • Repeat every week.

Moisturizing slimming cream with aloe vera for the body

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 1 hazelnut of aloe vera gel
  • Olive oil

Preparation:

  • Mix the aloe vera with olive oil until you get a creamy texture
  • Apply the cream on the body by massaging well
  • Reapply daily

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Special body slimming cream with caffeine

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 2 tablespoons of coffee grounds
  • 1 teaspoon of liquid honey
  • 2 teaspoons of sweet almond oil

Preparation:

  • Mix all the ingredients in a container until you get a smooth cream
  • Apply the cream to damp skin using circular motions
  • Reapply two to three times a week

Moisturizing body cream with lemon

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 4 tablespoons of lemon juice
  • 4 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 4 tablespoons of glycerine
  • 1/2 grated soap
  • 0.03 liquid gallon of rose water

Preparation:

  • Mix the grated soap and rose water in a container
  • Let stand for 14 hours
  • After this time, melt the mixture in a saucepan in a bain-marie
  • Remove from heat, add remaining ingredients and mix well
  • Pour the cream obtained into a sterile jar and keep refrigerated until use
  • Apply to the whole body
  • Reapply daily

Coconut slimming cream for the body

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 10 cl of coconut milk
  • 2-3 tablespoons of very strong coffee
  • A few drops of lemon juice

Preparation:

  • Mix all the ingredients in a container until you have a smooth paste
  • Apply to damp skin and cover with transparent film
  • Leave on for 30 minutes then rinse with warm water
  • Repeat the operation 2 to 3 times a week

Slimming body cream with avocado

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 1/2 avocado
  • 2 tablespoons of honey
  • The juice of a lemon
  • 3 drops of lemongrass essential oil

Preparation:

  • Mashed potato the avocado flesh in a bowl
  • Add honey, lemon juice and essential oil and mix well
  • Apply the cream to the body in an even layer
  • Leave on for 25 minutes then rinse with warm water
  • Reapply daily

Slimming body cream with coarse salt

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 1.75 ounces of cottage cheese
  • 1.75 ounces of coarse salt
  • 1 drop of lemon essential oil

Preparation:

  • Mix all ingredients in a bowl until smooth
  • Apply the cream to the thighs and stomach
  • Cover the body with cling film and leave for 35 minutes
  • Rinse with cold water
  • Reapply 2 or 3 times a week

Slimming gel cream for the body with green tea

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 0.08 liquid gallon of water
  • 1 teaspoon of matcha powder
  • 1 teaspoon of vegetable glycerin
  • 3 teaspoons of gum tragacanth powder
  • 11 drops of lemon essential oil

Preparation:

  • Heat water, vegetable glycerin and matcha powder in a saucepan over medium heat
  • Let heat until simmering, stirring with a whisk
  • Gently mix in the tragacanth powder
  • Transfer the mixture into a sterile jar and add the drops of lemon essential oil
  • Mix and let cool until the texture gels
  • Apply to dry skin
  • Store the gel in the refrigerator for 3 to 4 weeks

Anti-cellulite cream with rosemary

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 1 cup of body milk
  • 5 drops of rosemary essential oil
  • 5 drops of grapefruit essential oil
  • 1 tablespoon of witch hazel

Preparation:

  • Mix the essential oils with the witch hazel in a bowl
  • Add the milk and stir vigorously
  • Apply the cream after the shower with circular movements

Coffee scrub cream for the body

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 1 cup of coffee stock
  • 1/4 cup of olive oil

Preparation:

  • Mix the ingredients in a container until you have a smooth cream
  • Apply to damp skin using circular motions
  • Leave on for 15 to 20 minutes
  • Rinse under the shower with warm water
  • Reapply 2 to 3 times a week
  • Throw away the excess cream after use: it does not keep

Special flat stomach body cream with mint

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 5 drops of peppermint essential oil
  • A few drops of jojoba oil

Preparation:

  • Mix the jojoba oil and the drops of peppermint essential oil in a container until you get a creamy texture
  • Apply a small amount of cream in the palm of your hands and massage the belly in a clockwise direction
  • Reapply daily
  • Store excess cream, if needed, in a well sterilized empty jar in the refrigerator

Anti-cellulite body cream with grapefruit

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 6 tablespoons of fresh cream
  • 65 drops of grapefruit essential oil

Preparation:

  • Mix the essential oil with the fresh cream in a container
  • Apply the cream on the body by palpating and rolling
  • Reapply 2 or 3 times a week

Slimming body cream with lavender

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 3 tablespoons of rhassoul (also known as red Moroccan clay)
  • 5 drops of essential oil of lavender
  • Water

Preparation:

  • Mix the rhassoul with water in a bowl until you get a creamy texture.
  • Add the drops of lavender essential oil and mix well.
  • Apply to the body and leave on for 20 minutes.
  • Rinse with lukewarm water, rubbing well with a horsehair glove.
  • Reapply weekly.

Anti-cellulite cream with coffee

Ingredients for 1 person:

  • 3 tablespoons of coffee grounds
  • 1 cup of green tea
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons of ventilated green clay

Preparation:

  • Dilute the coffee grounds in the green tea in a bowl
  • Add green clay and olive oil
  • Mix well until you get a smooth cream
  • Apply the cream evenly to the body
  • Cover with transparent film
  • Leave on for 15 – 25 minutes then rinse with warm water
  • Throw away the excess cream, it can’t be kept

Homemade cellulite cream: Conclusion

While we don’t negate the excellent creams that are on the market, many of us are dissuaded from spending huge amounts of money only to leave everything in the bathroom after the first enthusiastic days.

So spending less isn’t just attractive, it’s sensible. And you can put together the above creams easily just by visiting your store!

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About Heather Campbell

As a dietitian, my field of specialization is science-based nutritional advice but more importantly, it is my goal to share capturing and inspiring stories, examples and solutions which can help plus-size individuals overcome their specific difficulties. Read More