Ingredient Spotlight: Improve your Skin and Hair with Coffee Beans
Posted: Jun 23 2016
Just when you thought coffee couldn’t get any better. We are here to tell you why coffee beans have become one of our go to products for smooth skin and healthy hair this summer. We are all aware of the boost of energy coffee supplies or the extra push it delivers to help with digestion. Maybe you just enjoy it for its taste and aroma, either way coffee is way more than a morning indulgent. Coffee beans are a natural beauty power tool that helps to reduce dark circles, puffy eyes, cellulite, stretch marks, and can even be used as a face, scalp and body exfoliator.
Lack of sleep, allergies, or even genetics can increase the occurrence of dark circles and puffy eyes. Caffeine, (a stimulant) in coffee beans acts as an anti-inflammatory removing water from your system while restricting the blood vessels therefore reducing the swelling that causes puffy eyes. After cleansing your face add coffee beans to damp skin under your eyes (do not rub) and let it sit for 20-30 minutes to reduce dark circles and puffy eyes.
Coffee beans are loaded with antioxidants along with caffeine. When used as an exfoliant the caffeine helps decrease the formation of cellulite. Cellulite is where the skin appears to have underlying fat deposits which push upward on the skin giving the skin a dimpled appearance. Cellulite is caused by many things including hormones, genetics, diet, lifestyle and even clothing. We recommend massaging the area with Mr. Bean Coffee Bean Scrub you’ll have an increase in blood flow which will help break down fat cells, expel toxins, draw out fluids and tighten your skin. With regular use you will begin to see a reduction in the visibility of stretch marks and cellulite.
Coffee beans have many uses but the least known use is its ability as a scalp exfoliator. Yes, our scalps need to be exfoliated as well. Exfoliating your scalp will help reduce dead skin and eliminate product build up which in turn stimulates and encourages hair growth directly from the roots.
Mr. Bean Coffee Bean Scrub is an incredible face and body scrub infused with natural ingredients such as, demerara sugar, coconut oil, Himalayan salt and vitamin E. Caffeine as we know increases blood flood and helps reduce the appearance of skin imperfections. Demerara sugar and Himalayan salt acts as exfoliators in helping get rid of dead skin. Coconut oil hydrates and moisturizes the skin and vitamin E is an antioxidant that helps slow down processes that damage cells by protecting and repairing skin. Using Mr. Bean Coffee Bean Scrub will leave your skin silky and smooth with hints of perfection.