Perk Up Your Beauty Routine With These Coffee-Inspired Products
It’s time to raise your mugs, folks, because it’s National Coffee Day! Coffee also has numerous beauty benefits—not only does drinking a cup of joe pack a powerful punch of antioxidants, which are great for skin health by fighting premature aging, but actual coffee grounds make for a great body scrub that exfoliates dry skin without being too harsh.
Even if you’re not a regular at Starbucks, chances are you’ll love these fun caffeine-inspired finds, from body scrubs and candles to face masks and more. The best part is, many of them smell good enough to eat (although we’d recommend that you stick to the instructions on the package)! Read on to discover our our favorite coffee-inspired products that’ll add a much-needed boost to your daily beauty routine:
The perfect way to start your morning or end your day, this indulgent body scrub smells just like a fresh cup of coffee with creamy vanilla mixed in. Pure sugar cane gently sloughs away dry skin to reveal a more even skin tone, while 100-percent Arabica coffee beans exfoliate and caffeine stimulates blood flow to reduce the appearance of cellulite. Skin is left feeling soft and moisturized thanks to a hydrating blend of cold-pressed coconut and sweet almond oils.
Transform your home into a Parisian cafe with this decorative 3-wick candle, made using the highest concentration of fragrance oils and an exclusive blend of soy-based wax and wicks that won’t burn out. The fragrance features a combination of rich roasted coffee, sugared brioche and vanilla creme. Burn time: 25-45 hours.
Embrace your body with this pure, potent and effective body oil, which contains coffee, known for its detoxifying and firming effects, infused with hints of Italian lemon and Moroccan cinnamon to purify and tone the body. The grape seed oil base, which is rich in antioxidants, nurtures skin for a firmer and tighter look, reducing the appearance of cellulite.
Featuring a specially formulated blend of Alpha Hydroxy Acid, niacin, caffeine and natural DHT blockers, this conditioner helps exfoliate the scalp to remove impurities while stimulating blood circulation and protecting follicles from breakage.
Infused with caffeine and Arabica bean extract, this rich, whipped exfoliator is the next best thing to a fresh caramel-latte. Polish and caress skin with hydrating shea butter, while caffeine increases microcirculation for a temporary tightening effect, resulting in a nourished, healthy glow.
This nourishing serum is packed with antioxidants and nutrients that deliver a healthy, moisturized appearance and prevent signs of aging. Formulated with squid ink extract, mussel extract and caffeine, not only does it increase firmness and help the skin regain its youthful appearance, but it also creates the perfect canvas for makeup application.
Keep breakouts at bay with this cooling clay masque which features unique ingredients such as caffeine and zinc gluconate, which help to regulate sebum production and inflammation. Oil-absorbing clay detoxifies the skin as salicylic acid stimulates natural exfoliation to clear pore congestion.
Recharge, rehydrate and illuminate tired eyes with this eye serum that can be layered under any eye cream. Featuring a triple concentration of the brand’s signature mineral catalyst, caffeine and cucumber, it increases cell energy to improve renewal and function, improves multi-level hydration, and reduces signs of fatigue.
Restore damaged hair and reverse existing damage caused by hair coloring and heat styling. The mask, which contains coffee seed extract, utilizes the heat from your body to help activate the mask’s nutritious ingredients and deliver them deep into the hair follicles and scalp, repairing hair from the inside out. Use weekly.
Featuring caffeine to de-puff tired eyes, amino acids to fuel collagen production, hyaluronic acid to reduce dryness, and peptides to soften wrinkles and fine lines, this brightening eye cream blurs dark circles while fighting fine lines and wrinkles for a refresher, younger appearance.
11. Eat Your Coffee Snack Bars ($19.99 for a pack of 8)
This delicious line of caffeinated snack bars is made with real ingredients like dates, oats and nut butter, and each bar contains a full cup of coffee (80mg) made from organic, fair-trade coffee. Comes in an assortment of delicious flavors including Fudgy Mocha Latte, Salted Caramel Macchiato and Peanut Butter Mocha.