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Coffee Face And Body Scrub Health Benefits

Updated on May 17, 2016

Coffee has been one of the world's most consumed beverages for a very long time. And it seems there is no slowing down to the consumption of this beverage either. But aside from the general drinking of coffee or using coffee for pastry products, it has been discovered that coffee has a lot of benefits when used directly on the skin. Hence we will look at the wonders of coffee scrubs.

1. Coffee Scrub Gets Rid Of Cellulites

Who likes to see cellulite? If you could find away to get rid of cellulite wouldn't you do that? Well, coffee scrubs may just be the solution you are looking for. Coffee applied to the cellulite areas will produce antioxidants to the skin when applied. It not only produce antioxidants, it even helps to naturally pull your skin together and hence tighten your skin. If you want to reduce the appearance of those cellulite, you need to apply this coffee scrub treatment over a set time period. All you need to do is continuously massage in this mixture into the area until you get the desired results.So how does this scrub work? The mixture packed with antioxidants helps to stimulate blood flow, blood flow is good in any parts of your body. This stimulated blood-flow to your skin will stimulate dermis and epidermis layer resulting in smoother cleaner skin.

So how does coffee scrub gets rid of Eczema? Coffee scrub is just another stunning hidden skin treatment that has been low keyed simply because larger companies in the skin business wants their products to sell. The antioxidants in coffee and its natural cleaning agent with a continuous use will naturally get rid of Eczema over time.

2. Coffee Scrub Gets Rid Of Eczema

Eczema is when a superficial inflammatory process involving the epidermis primarily, marked early by redness, itching, minute papules and vesicles, weeping, oozing and crusting, and later by scaling, lichenification and often pigmentation, shows up on the skin. The cause of Eczema is not really know, but the medical world believes that it is caused from environmental factors as well as hereditary. Environmental factors may include, soaps, shampoos, foods and juices. Temperature, hormone changes, allergens such as pollen and dander from pet cats or dogs.Microbes, includes certain fungi and bacteria. But no matter the cause, at the end of the day persons with Eczema will want to get rid of it. There have been thousands of products available which claims to get rid of Eczema, but of course many are just hyped up marketing strategies. But one thing for sure, you can rely on Natural solutions to help you with this. One such natural solution is comes in the form of coffee scrubs. NOTE! Drinking coffee thinking it will cure your eczema is a BAD thing. But applying the coffee scrub will positively affect your eczema.

3. Cleaner And Younger Looking Skin

People who have used coffee scrub have reported seeing significant improvement in their skin's condition. People who have dried skin, flaky skin as begun to bath in coffee scrubs and have seen natural periodic improvement in the way their skin looks and feel. Caffeine will stimulate blood flow and help reduce the appearance age spots, varicose veins and psorias. The good thing about coffee scrub is that it is a natural product and does not contain harsh chemicals as other body and face scrubs. Many coffee scrubs contain grounded coffee, coconut oil and salt which will leave your skin clean, moisturized and very nourished. One could be surprised at the many skin benefits of coffee scrubs. The main ingredient of coffee scrub is Caffeine, caffeine helps tighten the skin, which gives it a younger and smoother look and feel. When applied under and around the eyes, it can minimize the appearance of puffy eyes because caffeine restricts blood vessels, which reduces swelling and inflammation. If you ever want to go back in term to a younger, more beautiful skin, then you simply need to try out the coffee scrub.

4. Coffee Scrub Reduces Acne

It is no surprise that people troubled with acne will run to coffee scrub to reduce this disease. "Acne is a disease that targets the skin’s oil glands. The pores connect to oil glands under the skin. These glands make an oily substance called sebum. The pores connect to the glands by a canal called a follicle. Inside the follicles, oil carries dead skin cells to the surface of the skin. A thin hair also grows through the follicle and out to the skin. When the follicle of a skin gland clogs up, a pimple grows." (http://www.niams.nih.gov/health_info/acne/acne_ff.asp) This is where coffee scrubs come in. Coffee contains natural antioxidants and natural ingredients which stimulate blood flow within the skin. It will reduce the clogging of skin glands which contributes to the growing of pimples. The antioxidants then work to correct pimple scars and other markings which may be left after acne.

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How To Apply Coffee Scrub To Skin

Well, before you apply anything you will have to acquire it. You can buy the scrub online or simply make it yourself. Here are the basic coffee scrub ingredients in case you decide to make your own.

  • Freshly Grounded Coffee
  • Coconut Oil
  • Sea Salt

Directions

  • Combine 1/2 cup of coconut oil (microwave briefly to liquify) with 1/2 cup of fresh coffee grounds , 1 table spoon of sea salt.
  • Mix together thoroughly until coffee grounds are dispersed propotionally
  • Divide the mixture into muffin tins
  • Set to harden at cool temperature
  • Then you can pop them out the tins and use.

You do not necessarily have to harden the scrub, you can simply use it like a paste. The first thing to do in using the scrub is to get your self wet in the bath. Then apply coffee scrub evenly throughout your body. If it is just one particular spot which you need to target, apply ore time scrubbing and massaging that area. The scrub should be allowed to set in for at least 10 minutes before washing off.

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 13 months ago from Southern Illinois

      I have never heard of coffee scrub. I know coconut oil is good for the skin. I wonder if Walmart has it? I will check it out...Thanks for the info.

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      Clive Williams 13 months ago from Nibiru

      Yes always exploring, it is good, i tried it myself, love the feeling it leaves the skin. Amazon has it though...read through the hub...wink wink

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      Cindy 13 months ago from Planet Earth

      Interesting hub. I think I might try the coffee scrub.

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      Clive Williams 13 months ago from Nibiru

      Go ahead chatty Chat, your skin will thank you for it.

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      Frank Atanacio 13 months ago from Shelton

      the coffee scrubs.. hmmm say what?

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      Clive Williams 13 months ago from Nibiru

      Come on frank,,,i know you want marvelous skin. Try this face scrub

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