Researchers and skincare lovers have discovered that coffee is more than just a quick pick me up in morning. Coffee has many advantages for the skin, which include being a valuable source of vitamins and nutrients. Potent antioxidants like polyphenols and flavonoids work to fight off free radicals and protect against sun damage. One thing for sure, coffee is just not for breakfast anymore!
6 BENEFITS OF COFFEE FOR YOUR SKIN
Using a cleansing bar made with coffee will lessen the look of dryness, dullness, and puffiness that come with aging. Caffeine found in coffee is great for waking up tired eyes. Caffeine constricts blood vessels, which reduces the appearance of dark circles.
Thanks to the antioxidant-rich and anti-inflammatory flavonoids and polyphenols in coffee, it makes a wonderful skin-soother. Coffee beans provide a soothing calming effect when used in soaps or a body polish. While there is still much to discover regarding this, it is most likely caused by the body's enhanced blood flow, which results in a sense of wellbeing.
EXFOLIANT AND CELLULITE REDUCTION
When grounded coffee beans are added to soap or a body polish it will rid the skin of dry dead skin cells. Restoring the skins radiant smooth appearance. Although it may seem strange, coffee stimulates the blood flow and improves circulation in smaller blood vessels.
Acne can be brought on by excessive oil, dead skin cells and clogged pores. Coffee contains antioxidants, stimulants, and chlorogenic acids that are effective in fighting acne. Gently exfoliating the face with a coffee bean infused soap can help remove dead skin cells, unclog pores and fight bacteria.
REDUCE DARK CIRCLES AROUND YOUR EYES
I repeat, caffeine is great for waking up tired eyes. When you wash your face with a soap infused with coffee, it can stimulate the blood vessels under the skin’s surface. This wakes up the blood flow and reduces the appearance of dark circles and puffiness under the eyes.
CONTROL ROSACEA FLARE UPS
Rosacea is a common skin condition that affects many people. Bacteria and inflammation are the culprits for rosacea flare ups. Antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties found in a coffee infused soap, can reduce the number of occurrences.
Adding a coffee infused product to your next self-care routine is a natural way to explore treatment for common skin issues. If you've ever experienced the benefits of using coffee infused skincare tell us about it below, If you've never, now is a good time to take advantage of our Cacao Latte Exfoliant Bar + Brown Sugar Bean Bundle.