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DIY Coffee face mask
How to prepare a mask with coffee and honey for the face? Hello, I’m here again. This time with a homemade skin care recipe. As the title of this article says, you will learn how to make a face mask. This is the easiest recipe I’ve written, because it only has two ingredients: coffee and honey.
Coffee, as you already known, has many benefits for the skin. That is why, it is not uncommon to see products in the store that contain coffee as its main ingredient. Even, there are those who use it to get rid of cellulite, among other problems. Later, I detail some of the benefits coffee has.
Honey, however, is another of the most used ingredients in skin care, especially the face. This ingredient is so beneficial that it is commonly used in home remedies to treat diseases such as the cold, among others.
This mask is great for the skin, as coffee will help cleanse and exfoliate our face, while honey will give you the necessary moisturizer. It should also be noted that, the use of this mask is very beneficial because it improves circulation, making the skin look much younger. Do you want to know how to prepare this coffee facial mask with honey? Then, keep reading.
What benefits does coffee offer for the skin
Among the benefits of coffee for skin care, is its ability to deflate and soothe irritations. If we take into account that coffee has a high level of antioxidants, we will realize that it is ideal to fight signs of aging. As well as, protect the skin from damage caused by free radicals.
Coffee also contains vitamin B3, making it ideal for preventing skin cancer.
At the same time, it has caffeine that helps to reduce dark circles or bags in the area around the eyes. In addition, it is a very effective product to help brighten the skin.
Honey for the skin and its benefits
Honey is another of the miraculous ingredients when it comes to skin care. Mainly, because of its highly antibacterial ingredients. Indicating that, it protects the skin from infections that can cause acne breakouts. Like coffee, it contains antioxidants that make it ideal for fighting wrinkles.
Honey is a wonderful product to keep the skin hydrated. Therefore, the skin looks much more rejuvenated. Meanwhile, another benefit that honey has for facial skin is that it helps to clean the pores.
How to apply the coffee face mask
Spread the mixture on your face, avoiding the eye area and leave it on for 10 or 15 minutes. Then, remove it using a damp towel.
Frequency of use:
Like any other mask, it is recommended that it be used once a week. Remember to use only one mask per week, be it or another. It is not good to apply masks every day or very often because you can end up irritating your skin.
If you have sensitive skin and want something to help you with irritation, then I invite you to prepare this coffee mask for sensitive skin (Coming Soon). Likewise, if you want to know more about the benefits of coffee you can read: Does Coffee Has Any Benefits for Your Skin – by Healthline.