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How to use coffee in your beauty routine

We have always heard people say that it’s difficult to begin a day without a cup of bed coffee. It’s the morning’s favourite wake up call and makes you feel fresh. Yes, high intake of caffeine is bad for your health, but apart from this coffee helps you enhance your beauty. Here are few surprising ways as to how coffee can up your beauty game.


Coffee ground with its grainy texture can be used as a perfect skin exfoliator. It is the perfect ingredient to exfoliate the skin and has the perfect consistency which makes it a great exfoliator. The caffeic acid present in them increases collagen production. This can be used as a scrub and helps in removing the dead cells from your skin. Apply the scrub in a gentle circular motion on your skin.

Exfoliates Scalp

Exfoliating your scalp is equally important as exfoliating your face or skin. It’s key to eliminate buildup of dead cells. Ground coffee makes a great scrub for this purpose, and gives you smooth, shinning and silky hair. Just apply 1/3 cup of ground coffee to your wet scalp, massage it in circular motions for 60 seconds, and then rinse it off , and after this use your usual shampoo and conditioner.

Puffy eyes

In this fast moving tech freak society, people now need to work and party for long hours, late nights etc. and this leads to lack of sleep, which leads to developing dark circles and puffy eye. If dark circle is one of the majour problems that you have been worrying about , stop worrying here is a simple solution to this. All that you need to do is keep aside the coffee ground from your morning pot of coffee, once it cools down apply it under the eyes and eye lid area, and then wash it off with cool water.

Increases blood circulation

You spent a lot of money at beauty parlors to get your facial done so as to make your skin brighter. Here is a simple facial that you can do at home, which helps brightening your skin and at the same time increases blood circulation. Freeze coffee in ice cubes and store them in your freezer and when you need them just take them and gently use it on your face. It helps in reducing puffiness, make your skin bright, increases blood circulation and gives you a fresh looking skin.

Highlights hair

If you want a fresh, smooth and highlighted look for you hair while you go for a party all that you need to do is, add about two teaspoons of ground coffee into your hair conditioner. Allow it to sit and settle on your hair for around five minutes and then wash it off.

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