Pink Clay & Rose Mask. French Pink Clay mixed with Ground Rose Petals & Rose Essential Oil. Beautifying, Detoxifying and Exfoliating - great for all skin types. Why a dry face mask? Once you add water to a product you create a breeding ground for bacteria thus needing to add preservatives in order for it to keep~if you know us you know how we feel about adding any non-natural preservatives to our products...put simply, we don’t, ever! So, we offer our mask dry ready to mix with no harsh chemicals or additives that your skin doesn’t need. French Pink Clay is considered to be the mildest of all the clays and works well for normal, sensitive and mature skin types. Benefits: French Pink Clay can be used to cleanse and detoxify the skin, remove dead skin cells and create and overall refreshed appearance. It can also be used to treat acne and other skin ailments; poor blood and/or lymph circulation and sun damaged skin. Benefits of Rose Essential Oil for skin: We all know that antioxidants are good for the skin, and the ones found in roses are no exception. These particular antioxidants help to strengthen skin cells, which in turn, can help regenerate skin tissues. On top of this, the antioxidants in roses work to neutralize free radicals, which can provide anti-aging benefits to the skin as well. While roses are great for all skin types, it is especially great for dry skin due to its extremely moisturizing properties that can help to soothe itchiness. Roses used in the form of an essential oil can also be a great way to moisturize the skin, while protecting it from moisture loss and keeping the moisture barrier strong. Even for those who do not suffer from dry skin, the hydration that roses provide can be extremely beneficial, as it helps to balance the hydration in the skin.Besides being filled with antioxidants, rose oils are also packed with vitamin A and C, which can help with aging skins. Apart from smoothing the appearance of wrinkles, these vitamins help to reduce the look of age spots on the skin and aid with collagen production. While rose essential oil and rose water are both derived from rose petals, rose hip seed oil is actually from the small fruits that appear on the rose plants, which are a natural source of retinol. This romantic ingredient has tons of anti-inflammatory benefits, which can help reduce the appearance of redness on the skin. Part of its moisturizing properties also aid in soothing redness and irritation in the skin, as well. Apart from being great for anti-aging, the combination of antioxidants and fatty acids in rose oil make it beneficial for soothing skin inflammation, including eczema.When it comes to moisturizing the skin, rose water helps to balance out moisture, meaning it can help to control excess oil production. With this ingredient being so deeply hydrating, it increases water content in the skin as opposed to the level of oils; there are also astringent properties in roses that help to lift dirt and oil from the skin to help it maintain its natural pH balance.
Pink Clay and Rose Face Mask 35g
Mix 1 part dry face masks powder (Approx 1 teaspoon) to 2 parts Liquid.
You may use Purified water or Aloe Gel.
Optional: For oily skin you can add apple cider vinegar and for dry skin you may want to add Jojoba oil or hemp oil.
Mix mask in a glass or plastic bowl until it is a smooth paste adding more liquid if needed. DO NOT USE METAL BOWL OR SPOONS. The clay will lose its effectiveness if it comes in contact with metal. Any leftovers may be stored in a plastic or glass container in the refrigerator for up to 4 weeks.
Use fingers or a brush to apply mask to clean dry face. First a thin layer, then a second layer over top, beginning where you first started. Let mask dry for 10-15mins ~ 5-10 mins for sensitive skin.
DO NOT LET MASK DRY COMPLETELY ON SKIN.
Leaving the mask on too long is a mistake most people make all too often, the mask does not have to be dry before you take it off, you do not want the mask to strip your face of natural oils. Rinse mask off well with warm water and pat dry. Follow with a moisturizer such as Ember Jojoba & Lemongrass or Emu & Rosehip face oil.
You may use 1-2 times per week.