A good cup of coffee is an amazing way to kick start a good day. But did you know that coffee has numerous benefits on the skin? Coffee has a high level of caffeine and antioxidants which can refresh and energize the skin and remove dead cells. This helps in leaving the skin smell good.
Below are the five major benefits regarding skin.
ENHANCES BLOOD FLOW
Coffee minimizes the appearance of cellulite on the skin. The caffeine content expands the blood vessels beneath the skin and also helps in enhancing the overall blood flow.
STIMULATING EFFECT ON THE BODY
Coffee has an energy giving effect on the body. but coffee is a rich source of antioxidants and if applied on the skin, it leaves the skin really smooth.
One of the major effect that coffee has on the skin, one of them being an anti-aging effect. Applying coffee also helps in reducing the sun spots, redness, and fine lines. There is also a direct connection between drinking coffee and reduced age effect.
FIGHT AGAINST BACTERIA
Consumption of coffee on regular basis helps in fighting against the bacteria and the infections caused by it. Coffee also has anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties.
REMOVES DARK SPOTS AND DARK CIRCLES
For getting rid of dark circles, one should add half tbsp. of coffee grounds and olive oil. One can also add a few drops of water to make the paste. Apply it below the eyes without rubbing it. Let the mixture applied on the skin for 10 minutes. Later wash it off with water.
For taking care after the suncare, make a fresh cup of coffee and dilute it with cold water. Keep a soft cloth in the water and wring out the extra water. Dab the cloth gently on the skin and repeat this 3 or 4 times during the day till the redness and the swelling subsides.