Coffee Grounds (Coffea Arabica Seed Powder)
🌼 Quick Look: Brighten & Smooth.
💟 Benefits: Caffeine content in coffee is the key to cellulite reduction by dilating blood vessels beneath the skin and improving overall blood flow.
✅ Helps decrease the appearance of sunspots, hyper-pigmentation, redness and fine lines.
✅ The acid in coffee gives you some chemical exfoliation on top of mechanical exfoliation.
✅ A coffee facial scrub can help brighten skin, prevent clogged pores, and soften lines.
✅ Anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties and natural exfoliation benefits can collectively fight acne.
✅ Rich in vitamin B3 (niacin) according to the Skin Cancer Foundation, niacin can be helpful in preventing non-melanoma skin cancers and possibly prevent other skin growths.
💜 A 2011 study tested a cream containing caffeine and other ingredients on 78 participants. The study found that after 12 weeks of use, the participants who used the cream saw a significant decrease in the appearance of their cellulite.
🌿 Treatments: Anti-Aging, Acne-prone skin, Uneven Skin Tone
🌻 Best used as: Exfoliant, Cleanser
💐 Best combined with: Fine Ground Salts and Sunflower Oil
⚠️ Caution: Always use fresh coffee grounds. In a bowl, soak coffee grounds in warm water, drain and use. Add epsom salts or oil of choice for extra care.
💲 Approximate cost: $5.00 - $10.00 CAD