Meet the women using coffee to answer all your beauty needs

… women are looking to change the negative connotations associated with everyone’s favourite jitter-maker – in a topical sense at least. “Coffee is good for the skin for three reasons,” says Bree Johnson, co-founder of Frank Body. “First of all, it’s full of antioxidants which are great for targeting free radicals, second of all it has the the same pH as your skin so it won’t dry it out, and finally, it helps stimulate blood flow which is good for collagen production and for helping …

Queenstown: Chocolate coated fun – Travel – NZ Herald News

… will turn chocolate likers into chocolate lovers. Koko Black, a boutique chocolate company from Australia, opened its first offshore chocolate salon in Queenstown late last year. Owner and founder Shane Yardley chose the picturesque location for a number of reasons. To continue reading this article, please click on the link below: Source: Queenstown: Chocolate coated fun – Travel – NZ Herald News …

Paramount Coffee Project Brings Flat Whites and Vegemite Dust to Fairfax Avenue 

… up,” says P.C.P. co-founder Mark Dundon. While he says he certainly understands the merits and necessity of grab-and-go coffee for the fast-paced L.A. lifestyle, Dundon is hoping that the slower-paced and more social aspects of his country’s cafe culture will resonate with Angelenos. “It’s great to see people coming in with their friends and talking, or catching up with a friend and enjoying a half-an-hour just hanging out.”   To continue reading this article, …

Want a Better Gym Performance? Drink Coffee

… workout,” says Ori Hofmekler, founder of Defense Nutrition and author of The Warrior Diet. Indeed, a recent study published in the International Journal of Sport Nutrition found that athletes who consumed 4.5 milligrams of caffeine per kilogram of body weight before exercise burned about 15 percent more calories for three hours post-exercise than those who ingested a placebo. For a 185-pound man, that comes out to about 378 mg of caffeine—roughly the amount in about 16 ounces of brewed …