Intro: Caffeine – Not Just For Coffee
Subject 1: Caffeine might be your favorite morning mate, but it’s also about to become a staple in your beauty routine
Subject 2: It’s time to swap coffee for an eye cream. These caffeine-packed products will make you look younger and brighter.
Coffee, the magical elixir that we use to stay awake and alert can provide big benefits when added to your beauty routine. Caffeine, the same component in coffee that keeps you going on a long day, has a few properties that make it such a valued ingredient in skincare.
Caffeine acts as a vasoconstrictor; which means it constricts blood vessels and can quickly reduce puffiness while tightening and lifting the skin. It also acts as a diuretic, flushing out water from fat cells and making them appear flatter and smoother. This helps lessen the appearance of cellulite and any other lumps and bumps. In addition, caffeine acts as an antioxidant and protects the skin against environmental damage.
Ready to give caffeine a whirl? Here are some of our favorite caffeine-based products. While we can’t guarantee that these will make you feel more energized, we can promise that they’ll make you look your absolute best.
Cellucur Activating Gel Mask – Revive a dull complexion with this gel mask that flushes out toxins, strengthens blood vessels, and stimulates circulation. The caffeine in this mask works its magic to reduce puffiness and tighten the skin, while vitamin E offers hydration, nourishment, and protection.
Nip and Man Turbo Face Wash – If your face has been looking a little dull and feeling a little puffy lately (water retention, late nights, and working on a computer can all contribute), try a face wash laced with caffeine. This wash is formulated with brightening and tightening caffeine and naturally moisturizing black quinoa to instantly perk up your skin.
Phytomer Celluli Attack Concentrate for Stubborn Areas – While cellulite usually appears on the thighs, it can show up anywhere, like your belly or even upper arms. This concentrated treatment blends caffeine with detoxifying plant extracts to flush out excess fluids, increase firmness, and visibly reduce the appearance of cellulite in just fifteen days.
StriVectin Strivectinlabs High-Potency Wrinkle Filler – Erase expression lines and wrinkles with this targeted, silicone-free treatment. This potent wrinkle filler immediately smooths the skin, softens even the deepest wrinkles, and prevents future lines. The caffeine in the formula aids in lifting and tightening, while hyaluronic acid and other anti-aging ingredients instantly and visibly plump up lines.
Reviderm Eye C Perfection – Say good bye to puffiness, eye wrinkles, and dark circles with this eye treatment. The caffeine in the formula tightens blood vessels to reduce dark circles and puffiness, while fatty acids repair the skin and strengthens its natural protection. Finally, hyaluronic acid smooths fine lines and adds tons of moisture.
Kerstin Florian Correcting Intensive Slimming Serum – Bust cellulite and tighten your skin with this powerful slimming serum. A blend of ginger, caffeine and Brazilian pepper break down fatty cells, while daisy and black tea extracts firm the skin and give you a trim overall appearance.