Caffeine Beauty: 10 Ways to Wake Up Tired Skin

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* No matter how tired you are or how late your night was, wake up looking energized
* Products enhanced with different forms of caffeine 
* Caffeine can reduce puffiness and calm skin when applied topically

Caffeine is a powerful antioxidant that energizes, refreshes and restores radiance to the skin. When used topically, it constricts small blood vessels and improves circulation, helping to reduce redness.

Caffeine also has natural anti-inflammatory properties which help to calm swelling and puffiness, and it has the same pH as your skin so it won’t damage or dry it out. With so many great benefits it is crucial to incorporate it in your skin care routine in some form or another. To help navigate your choices, we have found 11 great products that will help start up your caffeine skin care regimen.

1. Pacific Shaving Company Caffeinated Shaving Cream

The first invigorating product on the list is Pacific Shaving Company’s Caffeinated Shaving Cream. This cream utilizes the many benefits of caffeine to help liven up your morning routine by incorporating antioxidant-rich, naturally derived caffeine to help reduce redness and keep your skin looking healthy all day long.

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Pacific Shaving Company Shaving Cream



2. The Ordinary Caffeine Solution 5%

The Ordinary has made a splash recently with their highly concentrated and effective product offerings at extremely affordable prices. Their Caffeine Solution 5% is a serum with high-solubility caffeine and green tea to visibly reduce eye contour pigmentation and puffiness.

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The Ordinary Caffeine Solution %5 + EGCG



3. Costic Caffeinated Soap

This peppermint scented caffeinated soap will give you the jump start you need in the morning. The caffeine in this soap is reported to help reduce the appearance of cellulite and the peppermint oil scent will invigorate and wake you up to get your day started on a high note.

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Costic Caffeinated Soap



4. Coconut Cellulite Cream with Coffee

This Coconut Cellulite Cream with Caffeine is best used in conjunction with a caffeinated soap (above) to achieve the ultimate benefits of caffeine to firm and tone skin. According to the brand, this cream will help eliminate the appearance of cellulite while moisturizing your skin with the coconut oil. Other moisturizing ingredients include Argan, Sunflower and Jojoba oils to give skin the ultimate in nourishment.

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Honeydew Coffee Caffeine Firming Cream



5. Tree Hut Firming Sugar Scrub

Exfoliating your body should be the first step in the shower when you have a bit more time to pamper yourself. Tree Hut’s Firming Sugar Scrub is made with organic shea butter, safflower, primrose, orange and avocado oils to help repair, moisturize and promote anti-aging and restore the skin’s elasticity. Infused with caffeine for the ultimate in skin firming impact, the sugar grains will softly polish away dead skin leaving you soft and smooth. The decadent Italian Mocha scent is just an added bonus and will help wake you up while making you smell delicious.

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Tree Hut Firming Sugar Scrub



6. Ogx Niacin 3 & Caffeine Shampoo

Specially made to help prevent hair fallout caused by hair breakage, Ogx’s Shampoo blends niacin and caffeine to stimulate your scalp. The alpha hydroxy acids and natural DHT blockers can help revive your scalp and make your hair look more silky and radiant.

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7. Kiehl’s Facial Fuel

Kiehl’s Facial Fuel is a tried and true “facial recovery accelerator” to help skin resist the effects of environmental stress for a healthy and invigorated appearance. The main ingredients are Chestnut Extract and Vitamin C, which serve to improve and invigorate fatigued skin and can be used in the morning to get your day going.

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Kiehl's Facial Fuel



8. Origins GinZing Energy-Boosting Moisturizer

Origins GinZing Energy-Boosting Moisturizer is a new product in their popular GinZing collection that is formulated to energize, refresh and restore radiance with coffee-powered treatments. This lightweight energizing moisturizer will instantly hydrate and increase the skins radiance with two of the most reliable skin-enhancing ingredients ginseng and coffee bean.

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Origins GinZing Energy-Boosting Gel Moisturizer



9. ILift Bio-Restorative Eye Cream

The Eye Essence Cream by ILift is an advanced treatment for the eyes that moisturizes, soothes and visibly improves firmness, the appearance of wrinkles, dark circles and puffiness. This all-in-one eye gel contains a generous cocktail of skin improving ingredients including retinol for lines and caffeine to help reduce swelling and dark circles.

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ILift Bio-Restorative Radiance Eye Essence Cream



10. Vichy CelluDestock Body Moisturizer

Vichy’s CelluDestock Body Moisturizer treatment is specifically designed to target bumpy, uneven skin on the hips, thighs and buttocks. The body lotion contains Vichy’s “miracle of nature” mineralizing water to help strengthen skin’s moisture barrier function and protect it from aggressors, caffeine as a powerful antioxidant, and salicylic acid to gently exfoliate and refine skin’s texture.

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