GinZing Refreshing Eye Cream to Brighten and Depuff, $31 at Sephora
Wake up your tired eyes with this coffee bean-rich cream. The beans not only perk up your peepers in the morning, they also restore radiance to dreary skin. Teamed with panax ginseng, magnolia extract and natural optic brighteners, the beans will help banish bags and dark circles for a fresh-faced effect.
Love Your Bare Face Hydrating Cleansing Oil, $28 at Ulta
Forget makeup wipes, this hydrating cleansing oil will get rid of makeup while dissolving dirt and impurities without stripping skin. Bolstered by green coffee bean oil that invigorates skin and promotes cell turnover, the face oil also contains rosehip seed oil to repair and protect against environmental damage, antioxidant grapeseed oil along with olive oil to soften and hydrate. Add in Malvaceae lipid extract to improve barrier function so skin retains moisture and you’ve got a lightweight oil that wipes away even long-wear makeup while nourishing your skin.
Lip Scrub & Lip Balm Duo, $16.95 at Frank Body
Because things are better in pairs, Frank Body decided to combine its famous lip scrub and lip balm into one handy kisser-saving package. The scrub buffs chapped lips for a plumper pout, while the balm hydrates and repairs to keep flakes at bay. Both rely on coffee to stimulate blood flow, promote collagen production and make lips full and juicy. They also boast oils (think coconut, macadamia and grapeseed) to keep puckers super soft.
Instant Detox Mask, $39 at Caudalie
Put the pep back into tired skin with a detoxifying face mask. Caudalie’s version draws out all those nasty impurities to refresh lackluster complexions. It’s all thanks to purifying pink clay and coffee, radiance-boosting papaya enzymes, detoxifying grape marc and eight essential nourishing oils. Twice weekly, apply a thin layer on your dry face and leave on 5 to 10 minutes before rinsing. Follow up with your fave serum or moisturizer for a perkier visage.
Copperhead Shampoo Bar, $12.95 at Lush
While we don’t recommend rubbing ground coffee on your strands, mocha can be a great shine-booster for your hair. Blended with a dash of conditioning henna, this mild and moisturizing shampoo will brighten up your mane, even if you color it. Just rub between your hands or directly on hair to create a lather, then massage it into your locks and scalp. And don’t worry about smelling like java the rest of the day — fair trade vanilla absolute and roasted cocoa extract actually supply the shampoo’s intoxicating aroma.
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Spa of the World Ethiopian Green Coffee Cream, $36 at Ulta
Coffee plays a big part in traditional Ethiopian culture, so it’s not surprising that The Body Shop turned to the country’s Kaffa region for its silky soft cream. The green coffee’s caffeine is a natural stimulant, leaving skin smoother and firmer. Massage on anywhere you want to tone up, like arms, abdomen, hips, buttocks and thighs.
Dragon's Blood & Coffee Cherry Shea Butter Soap, $5.99 at Ulta
Soap up with this bold red bar for glowing skin. Its coffee cherry extract is bursting with good-for-you caffeine, while the dragon's blood extract is full of antioxidants. Lather on the creamy soap to revitalize skin as you wash away dirt and grime. It’s also sulfate-, paraben- and cruelty-free, so you can feel good about getting clean.
Hawaiian After-Sun Lotion, Kona Coffee, $7.99 at Walmart
It’s important to protect your skin from harmful UV rays before heading out into the sun, but you can also protect your dermis by slathering on a little après-sun action. The natural acids in coffee boost circulation and soften skin as caffeine and green tea neutralize the free radicals you were just exposed to. Throw in botanical emollients but leave out parabens, phthalates and animal testing and you’re left with soothed, moisturized skin.
Caffeine Hit Exfoliating Coffee Scrub, $15 at Sephora
Don’t restrict exfoliation to your face. Your hands and feet need a little love, too. Made from natural coffee grains, this scrub lifts away dead skin cells while the scrubbing action supports healthy blood flow. Simply massage the scrub in circular movements on your hands and feet, then rinse with warm water. Unlike a cup of joe, you only need to rely on this treat once or twice a week.
Café Rose Eau de Parfum, $230 at Neiman Marcus
Coffee is frequently used to spice up perfume and Tom Ford’s unisex Café Rose is no exception. Its dark coffee enhances the underlying rose essences surrounded by incense resin, amber, sandalwood and patchouli to create depth. The result is a rich scent you won’t mind sharing with your SO.
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Original Coffeemint, $30 at Wash With Joe
Who needs a cup of coffee in the morning to wake up when you can just lather up with this 100 percent real coffee body wash? Enhanced with a shot of mint, this cleanser provides that morning jolt without any bitter aftertaste.
Whether your preference is black, latte, espresso or even iced, coffee is our trusty go-to to fuel our mornings and get us through the day. (Especially during the chaos that is fashion week.) But that caffeine fix doesn’t just wake you up, it also has perks for your skin and scalp.
You’ve probably noticed coffee notes in your favorite perfumes, but it’s also being used in everything from soaps to shampoos to eye creams. That’s because it’s chock-full of antioxidants to protect skin from environmental aggressors and it triggers blood flow and promotes collagen production. And coffee grounds are well-known exfoliators perfect for giving a boost to skin.
When it comes to beauty, you definitely don’t want to favor decaffeinated. Caffeine has anti-inflammatory properties to help calm complexions and it lures out excess fluid from cells, allowing skin to tone and tighten.
Here are 11 coffee beauty products that will stimulate bright and bouncy skin.
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