Ancient Gems in Skincare
Ancient wisdom & hidden gems
Looking through my skincare, I see so much fascinating facts & legendary benefits renowned for centuries in these ingredients (and interesting stories!) So just thought I note down some key ones for some #skincarechat
- Rose: soothing, toning.
- Cucumber: cooling, calming.
- Brown Sugar: prevent moisture, buff away dry skin cells.
- Green Tea Seeds:’moisture seeds’.
- Ginseng Berry: contains 15 times more saponin than normal ginseng; nutrition and shine.
- Plankton: fountain of youth; anti-ageing.
- Indigo: anti-inflammatory, reduce irritation, natural healing for all skin types esp skin consistent with symptoms of dermatitis and eczema.
- (Activated) Charcoal: draw out dirt and pores.
- French Sea Clay: Absorbs impurities and toxic substances, minimize pore size.
- Volcanic Pumice Rock: exfoliate, clear dead skin cells.
- Coconut: immediate skin conditioning.