Green tea is quickly emerging as one of the superhero ingredients of the beauty industry. Fight aging and more with these 14 energizing picks.
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1. BODY GEL
Soothe your sore muscles with this rollerball balm after an intense workout. The anti-inflammatory properties from the green tea extract will speed up recovery time.
Buy It! Yuni Chillax Muscle Recovery Gel, $18; sephora.com
2. BLOTTING PAPERS
If you thought you've seen it all, you haven't tried these green tea-infused blotting papers. Not only do these minimize excess oil on your skin, but the green tea in them also soothes sensitive, acne-prone skin.
Buy It! Too Cool For School Dinoplatz Dear Brachiosaurus Blotting Paper, $8; sephora.com
3. CLEANSING WIPES
These hydrating face wipes are packed with superfood matcha green tea, which not only removes makeup and dirt like no other, but also energizing the skin thanks to its caffeine content. Forget to take off your makeup before bed? Leave these on your nightstand for a quick morning-after pick-me-up.
Buy It! First Aid Beauty Hello FAB Caffeine Matcha Wake Up Wipes, $15; sephora.com
4. MEN'S WASH
Hey, who says guys can't benefit from a little green tea in their grooming routine too? This 3-in-1 body wash developed by Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Karlos Dansby and his college football friend Chris Butler, is a favorite among celebs like Neil Patrick Harris and Kevin Durant. This hydrating formula filled with green tea extract provides nourishment everywhere, whether men use it on their hair, face, body or all three!
Buy It! Montez Renault 3-in-1 Performance Wash, $20; birchbox.com
5. NECK AND EYE TREATMENT
This antioxidant-filled balm, which uses ancient skincare traditions from Japan and Korea, features matcha green tea for its wide range of benefits. From soothing sunburns, reducing under-eye puffiness and protecting against free radical sun damage, this product is an anti-aging savior.
Buy It! Lina Hanson Global Treasures Eye/Neck Treatment + Balm, $105; linahanson.com
6. CLAY MASK
Mix this organic green clay and green tea mask with some water, lather it all over your face and enjoy an instant skin detox. The clay exfoliates the skin, while the green tea keeps skin looking youthful and firm by reducing collagen breakdown.
Buy It! Crude Personal Care Detox Mask, $20; livecrude.com
This luxe, antioxidant-rich foundation acts as a hybrid makeup-slash-skincare product. The cushion features the brand’s patented Green Miracle T, which is said to generate more collagen and density in the skin with each wear.
Buy It! AMOREPACIFIC Age Correcting Foundation Cushion Broad Spectrum SPF 25, $80; neimanmarcus.com
8. OVERNIGHT TREATMENT
Wake up with plump, radiant skin thanks to GlamGlow’s new two-part system. The green tea leaf serum you apply first fights off all your anti-aging woes, from fine lines to wrinkles -- then the DreamSeal cream locks it in all night.
Buy It! GLAMGLOW DreamDuo Overnight Transforming Treatment, $59; nordstrom.com
9. DARK SPOT CORRECTOR
This corrector uses green tea extract from Japan that contains high levels of caffeine to suppress the irritation that causes skin hyperpigmentation.
Buy It! Clinique Even Better Clinical Dark Spot Corrector & Optimizer, $80; nordstrom.com
Origins’ new DIY powder tea masks are the perfect way to indulge in 20 minutes of relaxation. The matcha and green tea blend not only renew’s skin’s texture, but also soothes your senses with its scent. (Might as well brew up a mug of green tea to go with!)
Buy It! Origins RitualiTea Powder Face Mask in Matcha Madness, $36; sephora.com
11. EYE CREAM
Say sayonara to early morning puffiness after applying this cooling eye gel, packed with green tea and aloe vera extracts that will trick your coworkers into thinking you actually got a full eight hours of sleep.
Buy It! Alba Botanica Green Tea Eye Gel, $12; jet.com
This cooling gel-turned-liquid toner targets common oily skin concerns. As it mattifies the skin and minimizes pores, the green tea also helps reduce any redness.
Buy It! Sunday Riley Martian Mattifying Melting Water-Gel Toner, $55; sephora.com
13. FACE WIPES
Sephora’s green tea dual-sided face wipes (use one side to exfoliate the skin, the other to smooth it out) fight off signs of acne, plus keep oiliness at bay.
Buy It! Sephora Collection Exfoliating and Cleansing Face Wipes in Green Tea, $8; sephora.com
If cleansers tend to strip your skin dry, try this foaming formula, which deeply cleanses while keeping it soft and hydrated. Plus, its exclusive blend of antioxidants (including green tea!) protect against free radical damage.
Buy It! Dr. Brandt Skincare Xtend Your Youth A3 Power Foaming Cleanser, $29; sephora.com
This article originally appeared on People.com.