Hydrating, anti-aging, renewing, restoring, soothing, emollient, anti-inflammatory, nourishing masque for radiantly smoother skin.Perfect for dehydrated skin.
Pink clay's unique composition includes Kaolinite, Iron, Illite, Montmorillonite and Calcite. Benefits: French Pink Clay can be used to cleanse the skin, slough off dead skin cells and to create an overall refreshed appearance. It can be also used on oily or acne-prone over sensitive and inflamed skin.
Marshmallow root powder. The extract comes from the flowers of the plant, and while it has some mild anti-inflammatory effect, it doesn't have the skin protectant properties that the root does. Marshmallow root also has low concentrations of ceramide precursors, a natural hydrator, It helps with repairing the skin barrier. I use only the pure root powder , leading to the best results.
Calendula essential oil and extracts. The antiseptic and antimicrobial action of the oil help speed up healing of wounds and minor cuts, and also help relieve insect bites, acne and bed sores. . Skin issues — Eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis and other skin problems can be soothed using calendula extract, applied topically in my gentle masque.
Natural kaolin and gentle french pink clay, calendula flower, soothing emollient marshmallow root to help absorb and lift surface impurities and renew the skin's surface.
Why? While regular cleansing removes surface impurities, clay-based masks will actually draw toxins from within the skin so they can be washed away. Clay firms, tones and refines the skin, promoting a smooth, supple, and clear complexion. Clay remineralises and rebalances the skin. Masques must be followed by a Moisturiser to prevent dehydration.
How. Using the jar lid as a bowl, make a smooth paste by mixing 1 tsp of purified water with 1 heaped tsp of mask powder. Stir to form a smooth paste and smooth a generous amount of mask onto the face and neck. Lie down with your feet up and relax for 10-15 minutes, until mask is almost dry. Rinse off with plenty of tepid water and a soft cloth.
When. Twice a week for normal/combination/oily skin.