10 Unique Ways Coffee Is Good For Your Beauty Routine!
By- Shreya Sharma
Coffee is not only your addiction but can also be the best ways to look your best. It might be your routine to wake up with a cup of coffee to make yourself functional and get rid of sleep hanging over us and coaxing us to stay in our bed. You might be habitual of 2-3 coffees a day to keep going on work. People might tell you that it is addictive and not good for your health, true, but they do not know how good it is for your beauty routine. Coffee beans are the rich source of antioxidants which boost your beauty and the caffeine is beneficial for your skin. Here are 10 unique ways coffee is good for your beauty routine.
Coffee can soothe your skin after the sun
It has anti-inflammatory properties which are good to soothe your skin after being exposed to the sun. Antioxidant helps counteract radical damage which can lower your risk of skin cancer. Use the after-sun lotion that contains coffee. You can also dilute brewed coffee in water, soak a washcloth in the solution and apply it directly to your skin.
As a skin scrub
Exfoliating at least once a week is a good way to have a fresh and young skin. Coffee is the perfect ingredient for exfoliating. Caffeine helps plump your skin, reducing the appearance of cellulite. Combine coffee grounds with sugar and coconut oil and massage it over your body and then rinse.
To get rid of bags under your eyes
Caffeine constricts blood vessels. When you apply coffee under your eyes, it can reduce the puffiness and dark circles. Soak cotton makeup rounds in cold coffee and place them over your closed eyes for about 10 minutes to get rid of bags under your eyes.
Boost your hair color
Coffee is a natural way to get a great brown color. Apply cooled brewed coffee to your strands and cover your head with a shower cap. Allow the color to soak in for about 30 minutes and then rinse it off. This is not a permanent method but it is easy to cover up your roots.
It gives your hair some volume
It stimulates the growth of your hair at the roots, which increases volume and gives you lush hair. Add coffee grounds to your conditioner once a week or so. You can also look for a conditioner that has coffee in it.
Gives your skin a great glow
Coffee produces a youthful radiance on your skin. Combine coffee grounds with cocoa powder, honey, and milk; apply the mixture to your face and gently massage it on your skin. Allow it to sit for about 15 minutes and then rinse with warm water. You can even by a mask with coffee in it.
Coffee foot scrub
Soak your feet in a mixture of coffee and coconut oil, it will soothe your skin and helps hydrate your feet so that they are soft and smooth. Soak your feet in warm water and gently massage the coffee and coconut oil mixture into each of your feet and then rinse it off.
Freeze coffee into ice cubes and use those cubes around your eyes and face to boost stimulation. This reduces puffiness and increases blood flow giving you a healthy glow.
Protects your body inside and out
A cup of coffee has antioxidants that prevent premature aging, free radical, and pollution damage to your skin.
Coffee can help you remove the smell of onion and garlic and cleanse your nasal passage off the smell. Scrubs your hands with grounds and rinse to remove smells from hands. Sniff coffee grounds in between perfume scents to stop confusion between the smells.