Beta-Carotene Hydrating Mask
What it is:
In home spa experience for the face.
A smooth, non-grainy clay mask designed to visibly clear and hydrate the skin. To reduce the appearance of pores, oiliness, blackheads. Consistent application of the mask removes oil, grime, and environmental damage and nourishes and enriches the skin. It contains clay that has skin friendly pH, sea kelp, spirulina and beta-carotene has high bioactivity, Vitamin A and minerals.
Containing linolenic acid rich Grapeseed Oil, Kaolin Clay, Sea Kelp, Spirulina. Beta Carotene added for its Vitamin A content.
We picked Kaolin Clay as the base as it is one of the most gentle of the clay family with a pH of around 5.5. Kaolin Clay is of mineral-origin and is of cosmetic standard. The clay used is sun-dried, stored in conditions with good ventilation and then finely crushed to eliminate graininess. This clay is most suitable for sensitive skins.
Learn more about the clays in our blog post.
Beta-Cartone belongs to the family of carotenoids and is obtained from plants or carrots. Beta-carotene is one of several different carotenoids, highly pigmented, fat-soluble compounds that give red, orange and yellow plants their color.
Carotenoids are naturally occurring pigments found in plants which are responsible for imparting vibrant colors to fruits and vegetables. It is used for its content of Vitamin A and its antioxidant properties. It has the ability to protect the skin from sun damage and help even the skin tone.
Beta-carotene is a powerful antioxidant like Vitamin C and Vitamin E. It helps neutralize free radicals in the body, molecules that damage basic cell structure.
Beta-carotene contains Vitamin A which acts as an antioxidant that protects cells from the damaging effects of harmful free radicals, to impart a healthy glow, to reduce sun sensitivity.
Usage of the product will not stain or discolor the skin.
Why Beta-Carotene? Check out blog post for more information.
Sea Kelp is rich in mineral salts such as iodine, sodium, potassium, silicon and calcium. It contains vitamins A, B, C, D and E and has a rich content of polysaccharides and organic iodine. It is used for its filmogenic, soothing and moisturizing properties and for easy spreading on the skin. It is a main source of antioxidant compounds and protective enzymes that help fighting the reactive oxygen species. Sea Kelp thallus contains organic iodine, which mobilizes the fluids retained in some body areas, stimulates blood circulation and helps eliminating toxins. Edema is one of the factors that trigger cellulite and therefore, active principles that contribute to reabsorb edema are very helpful in the treatment of this disorder.
Spirulina is a comprised of the blue/green algae spirulina. This is rich in micronutrients, including minerals, proteins, and vitamins A, C, and E. It contains phytonutrients and carotenoids or important antioxidants that can help defend the skin and body from free radicals. It increases skin metabolism, neutralizes free radicals and other toxins that cause premature signs of aging.
|INCI||Where it comes from||What it does|
|Kaolin||Kaolin||Stimulates blood circulation|
|Beta-carotene||Plants and carrots||Vitamin A|
|Spirulina Maxima Extract||Spirulina||Antioxidant|
|Macrocystis Pyrifera Extract||Sea Kelp||
- detoxifying and purifying
- enhanced cell renewal
- improved capillary circulation
- controlling blackheads
Suitable for dry, oily, dull, sensitive or combination skin types.
Allergen free, GMO free, Paraben free, Silicone free, Fragrance free
Vegan product. Not tested on animals.
How to use:
Wet the face with water. Scoop the mask and spread a thick layer gently across the face from forehead to chin. Make sure to apply around the base of the nose. Rinse with lukewarm water after 10 minutes.
For external use only.
Aqua, Kaolin Clay, Sodium Magnesium Silicate, Magnesium Aluminum Silicate, Vitis Vinifera Seed Oil, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Beta-Carotene, Spirulina Maxima Extract, Macrocystis Pyrifera Extract, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin
The product is packaged in a jar.