Smart botanical ingredients

Green Coffee Extract, a hero skincare active ingredient.

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Coffee – helps wake you up in the morning, gives you that immediate energy and whether you like an espresso or a latte, you can’t help but love its unique aroma. But Coffee is way more than that.

Brewed coffee contains Catechins, a type of Flavonoid,  remarkable free radicals repair Polyphenols.

But let’s be honest. Drinking too much coffee can actually dehydrate your skin, making it more prone to inflammation and slowing down the natural Collagen repair cycle.

We have good news! Did you know that unbrewed green coffee extract applied on the skin is even more powerful as an antioxidant?

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The coffee extract used in skin care is derived from unroasted green coffee beans; it contains a very high amount of Chlorogenic acid,  packed with antioxidants that work to stop free radicals damage. It is also rich in Ferulic acid,  a powerful antioxidant as well. Lastly, it contains Caffeine, which limits sun-damage and promotes skin repair.

Without a doubt, Green coffee extract is one of the most potent forms of natural antioxidants available in Skincare. It’s no wonder skin care companies are all crazy about this wonder botanical ingredient.

 

The coffee extract has a high antioxidant capacity and it is usually associated with eye care;  caffeine from brewed coffee can help improves circulation and it is used in products formulated to control fluid retention+ anti-cellulitis and haircare. But how exactly does this translate into a glowing complexion?

 

Green Coffee extract is:

 


anti-oxidant

Green coffee’s antioxidant trio Chlorogenic acid, Ferulic acid, and Caffeine) fight skin aging and environmental attacks (heat, light, pollution).


 


brightening

When applied as a face mask, the stimulating properties of coffee improve blood flow and making your skin appear radiant and bright.


 


depuffing

Caffeine helps reduce under-eye puffiness by restricting blood flow to the area and reducing swelling.


 


calming

Green Coffee has a remarkable effect on calming irritation and increasing levels of adenosine triphosphate, the skin’s energy supply ready to repair and soothe the skin in case of inflammation.


 


stimulant 

Coffee improves circulation and it can strengthen hair follicles and help with hair growth; it is a simple trick for amazingly shiny and full hair.


 

Ready to try Green Coffee extract?  Check out our Radiant Eyes Dry oil.