How caffeine can help reducing puffiness?

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You want to do it all at once but you end up tired? And it doesn’t matter how many hours you sleep at night or coffee you drink in the mornings, your body still feels it and gives you signs… for example dark circles and under eye bags. Trust me, we’ve all been there.

One thing is certain, caffeine is what you need in the morning to have more energy and look refreshed. Not only the one you can drink and taste like heaven, but also… the one you can apply into your skin.

Oh yes, this exquisite and millenary natural chemical contains so many benefits and secrets. That is probably why coffee it's still one of the most popular drinks all over the world, with millions of fans and professionals looking for the best way to work with it or prepare it, preserving as many benefits as possible.

Now, delicious drink aside, let’s talk about the benefits of caffeine in skincare.

What is Caffeine?

Caffeine is a natural compound commonly found in tea leaves, coffee beans, cacao, and many other plants. Historically, it has been used to stimulate the central nervous system, helping people stay alert, resist drowsiness, and combat feelings of fatigue. 

How Does Caffeine Work in the skin? 

Caffeine, when applied topically, offers several benefits for the skin. It is a powerful antioxidant that helps protect the skin from free radicals, which can cause premature aging. Caffeine also has anti-inflammatory properties, making it effective in reducing redness and puffiness, especially around the eyes.

One of the key ways caffeine works on the skin is by constricting blood vessels. This vasoconstrictive action helps reduce swelling and can temporarily tighten and firm the skin, giving it a more youthful appearance. Additionally, caffeine can enhance the effectiveness of other skincare ingredients by improving their penetration into the skin.

Moreover, caffeine's ability to stimulate blood flow can improve circulation, which helps deliver essential nutrients to the skin and promotes a healthy, radiant complexion. 

And how all those benefits of caffeine can help me to reduce puffy eyes? 

Caffeine offers several notable benefits for the delicate skin around the eyes, one of its primary advantages is its ability to reduce puffiness and under-eye bags. Let’s see why:

- Contains vasoconstrictive properties: This means, it has the ability to narrow blood vessels, helping to reduce puffiness, making your skin look more refreshed. By narrowing the blood vessels, caffeine can also help reduce dark circles under the eyes.

- Improves blood circulation: Caffeine is perfect to reactivate the blood microcirculation of the eye area, allowing that such fine and delicate skin retains its natural tone. This also enhances the delivery of nutrients and oxygen to the skin around the eyes, promoting a healthier and more radiant look. 

  • Anti-inflammatory properties: Helps to soothe and calm the skin, reducing redness and irritation around the eyes. Its antioxidant nature protects the skin from free radical damage, which can contribute to premature aging and the formation of fine lines and wrinkles.


How to apply caffeine in the undereye area?

Use Coffee Break Eye Cream to go above and beyond in the fight against under eye puffiness, dark circles, crow's feet, and under-eye wrinkles. It has a velvety cream texture that hydrates your skin while simultaneously targeting dark spots and leaves your under-eye area appear refreshed and rejuvenated. 

Caffeine works to improve blood circulation, quickly reducing puffiness and under-eye bags. Squalane helps to maintain moisture, improve the appearance of dark circles, and restore lost firmness. Panthenol (Vitamin B5) soothes and heals the delicate skin around the eyes, while Niacinamide brightens and evens skin tone. This eye cream is a perfect solution for your needs, as it also contains Centella Asiatica, known for its anti-inflammatory and healing properties.

Coffee Break Eye Cream not only helps to calm and repair the skin, but also restores that vibrant youthful-looking eyes. 

A skincare routine with all the power of caffeine

Are you ready to wake up refreshed and looking as a queen? Incorporate our Sleeping Beauty Kit into your nighttime skincare routine. It just takes 5 minutes!

Step 1: Cleanser

Start by removing all impurities from your face with our Face Reset Cleanser, a gentle yet deep-cleaning cleanser. Crafted with a soft gel formula, Face Reset is infused with moisturizers and naturally derived ingredients, providing a nourishing cleanse. Enriched with squalane, this cleanser not only protects your skin's outer barrier but also locks in moisture and soothes your skin.


Step 2: Caffeinated Eye Cream

Next, it’s time to apply to reduce puffiness, wrinkles, and revitalize the under-eye area while you sleep. Take a pea-sized amount of Coffee Break Eye Cream on your finger and gently apply it in a circular motion under your eyes.

Step 3: Treatment

To target other skin aging concerns, apply our Age Rewind Retinol Serum. Enriched with  Retinol and Bakuchiol, key ingredients that stimulate collagen production, followed up by Niacinamida that evens skin tone.

This serum also contains Centella Asiatica, which helps to calm inflammation on the skin and makes it an ideal product to start your retinol journey! 

Age Rewind also promotes exfoliation of dead skin cells. As you incorporate this product into your skincare routine, you will observe a noticeable enhancement in your overall skin's appearance, looking newer and healthier each day.

Step 4: Post-Workout Moisturizer

Finish your routine with our Post Workout Gel Mask. This deeply moisturizing gel mask is suitable for all skin types, but it is perfect for people with oily, acne prone or sensitive skin.

This mask offers instant relief for your skin, nourishment and extended moisture, preventing dehydration and making your skin look firmer, shinier, and clearer. Key ingredients like green tea, niacinamide, and Centella Asiatica help to hydrate, reduce inflammation, and regenerate the skin, leaving you with a radiant and youthful complexion. Suitable for daily use, it can be applied both day and night.

By adding products from Jess Beauty's collection to your regimen, you'll give your skin the care it deserves and encourage a smooth, youthful glow. Embrace the caffeine-infused power of JessBeauty products and enjoy glowing skin every morning!

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