Every person talks about their coffee story in the sun. We all have our own coffee stories. Regaling them to the core brings back memories of the past. Some are sweet, while others are a little melancholy. There can be numerous frantic ones too. One can count them at will. From the early morning crankiness to the late evening musings of the day, every coffee bean has a story to tell.
But do you know that there are many beauty benefits to coffee that can help rejuvenate the skin and nourish your hair? In this blog, we will tell you how incorporating coffee into your beauty routine can give you the skin and hair you’ve always dreamed of.
The magical beauty benefits of coffee are as follows:
Anti-inflammatory properties : Coffee contains antioxidants, which may help reduce inflammation and soothe redness in the skin. This can contribute to a more even skin tone.
Skin Brightening : The stimulating properties of caffeine can promote better blood circulation, leading to a more awake and radiant complexion. The use of coffee in beauty care products is picking up due to the numerous benefits attached to it.
Scar reduction : Some people use coffee grounds as part of a natural remedy for fading scars. The exfoliating effect may help improve the appearance of scars over time.
Reduce puffiness : The properties of caffeine can help reduce swelling and puffiness, particularly around the eyes.
- Healthy hair : Coffee is beneficial for the hair as well. Caffeine, when applied to the scalp, may stimulate hair follicles and encourage hair growth. This is the reason why some hair care products contain coffee extracts.
We will break down the benefits for your skin as well as your luscious tresses.
Coffee for Skin Care
Exfoliates dead skin cells: Coffee works as a great scrub as it is not harsh on the skin. Have you ever thought of getting the benefits of scrub through coffee as an ingredient? If not, then you can try our Aroma Magic Coffee Bean Scrub. This is an all-natural scrub formulated with the richness of green coffee bean extract, honey, and organic coffee arabica powder. It is free of harmful chemicals or parabens. It works wonders at fighting ageing, reviving skin, reducing fine lines, and giving an instant glow.
Brightens skin: If you have a party around the corner and are looking for an instant glow, you should definitely try the coffee mask. Take a few tablespoons of coffee and mix it with a few spoons of milk for a thick consistency. Apply this mixture as a face pack. Let it dry and stay for 10-15 minutes. Once dry, wash it off with lukewarm water.
- Reduces Puffy Eyes: Coffee helps increase blood circulation. And it also helps to reduce puffiness as it is high in antioxidant properties. Next time you make coffee, keep the grounds aside and let them cool for some time. Then apply it to the eyes and eyelid area for a few minutes, and later rinse it off with cold water. You can also rely on the magical goodness of Aroma Magic Under Eye Gel. It is rich in the essential oils of lavender and lemon, which help soothe puffy eyes.
Coffee for Hair Care
Caffeine has the ability to stimulate hair growth. It can help reduce hair loss and make hair thicker and longer. Coffee makes your hair look soft and shiny. It works effectively by detoxifying your scalp and getting rid of excess sebum and product buildup.
These are the ways in which you can use coffee for your precious hair:
Coffee Rinse: A coffee rinse works best when you want to quickly cleanse your scalp, boost its circulation, or even smoothen your hair.
For this, you will need some basic ingredients. Take 2-4 cups of brewed coffee. It should be cooled down. Pour the brewed coffee into a spray bottle. After using Aroma Magic Shine and Volume Shampoo, spritz the coffee rinse into your hair. Nicely massage your scalp for about 3-4 minutes. Wrap your hair with an old towel. Let it stay for a good 20 minutes. Lastly, rinse your hair with lukewarm water and pat your hair dry.
Coffee and Coconut Hair Mask: This mask can leave your locks conditioned and smooth. You will need ¼ cup of coffee and 1 tablespoon of coffee powder. Now heat Aroma Magic Coconut Oil until it’s warm and not boiling hot. Add the tablespoon of coffee powder and mix it well to form a paste. Massage the paste into your hair roots and let it stay for 15-20 minutes. Rinse off, and then condition your hair. Please note that you must shampoo your hair before you apply the mask.
- Scalp Exfoliator: Coffee is a great exfoliator for your scalp. Take half a cup of coffee in a bowl. Then, nicely massage it on your wet hair for 2 minutes. Lastly, rinse it off with Aroma Magic Moisture Boost Shampoo and Aroma Magic Cream Conditioner. This works amazingly well at kicking off excess product buildup and dead skin cells.
Whether you are a coffee lover or have it occasionally, coffee is a multipurpose ingredient that offers an array of beauty care benefits. Its magical benefits are such that you can always brew your beauty and wellness journey. If you are still not convinced, you can always park your inhibitions under the shade of Aroma Magic products.