Coffee can do a lot more than just get you up in the morning. It’s a pretty incredible skincare ingredient. Here's 8 skin benefits of using a coffee scrub:
1. Treats problem skin
Scrubbing with coffee helps to treat eczema, acne, psoriasis and other skin irritations. It also reduces the appearance of stretch marks, scars, sun spots and cellulite.
2. Reduces inflammation
The anti-inflammatory properties coupled with polyphenols and hydrocinnamic acid present in coffee can help reduce inflammation and soothe red, itchy and inflamed breakouts.
3. Improves blood circulation
Caffeine acts as a stimulant which improves the circulation of blood.
4. Gives youthful, radiant skin
In case you didn't know, the antioxidants found in coffee give your skin an instant boost and the results are glowing, fresh and youthful skin.
5. Removes dead skin cells
Regular use of my coffee scrubs help exfoliate rough, flaky skin while revealing fresh new skin.
6. Reduces puffiness
Gently massage around your eye area to effectively get rid of tired, puffy eyes. Wondering how? Well, the caffeine present in the coffee acts as a stimulant and reduces inflammation.
7. Improves the texture of your skin
Your skin will feel softer, smoother and rejuvenated.
8. Adds a glow to your skin
Scrubbing with coffee removes build-up and grime hiding on your pores while leaving you with skin that's brighter and more radiant.