How to Make a Coffee Foot Soak

Soaking your feet in coffee is thought to both stimulate and soothe tired feet.[1] Whether or not it does, the odor will probably be enticing enough for you to enjoy this foot soaking experience! This foot soak is easy to make, requiring only coffee and warm water.

Steps

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    Fill the bathtub half-full with warm water.
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    Get a half cup of coffee.
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    Once the bathtub is half-way full, pour in the coffee.
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    Soak your feet for 15 minutes and relax.
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    Finished.

Tips

  • Registered herbalist Karen Vaughan claims that a coffee foot bath can head off asthmatic attacks.[2]

Warnings

  • Make sure that the water and coffee aren't too hot, to avoid burning your skin.

Things You'll Need

  • Bathtub
  • 1/2 cup of coffee brewed (not instant)
  • Some of your favorite music

Article Info

Categories: Bath Recipes | Feet Knees and Legs