It’s found in your morning latte, afternoon tea, and evening piece of chocolate. We all know about caffeine’s ability to wake us up & give us renewed energy, but have you noticed it in your skin care too? Even skin can use a pick me up!
What is it?
Caffeine is a chemical found in plants that acts as a type of natural pesticide for the plant. In humans (as we well know), it functions like a stimulant.
What does it do?
Caffeine constricts blood vessels and makes them less visible beneath the skin. This is helpful for certain skin concerns such as under-eye circles and facial redness.
As an antioxidant, it helps protect the skin from free-radical damage (environmental toxins)
It works best for:
*Improving the eye area
*General skin care – extra boost of protection under sunscreen