Cleansing grains are a gentle alternative to traditional facial cleansers. Natural ingredients, such as botanical, herbs, and clays, are powdered and combined with a liquid, to create a gritty yet mild scrub, which deeply cleanses, exfoliates, detoxifies and boosts circulation.
Hibiscus Flower contains high AHA, anti-oxidant, and mucilage content. These properties give it intense exfoliant, hydration and pore-reducing properties. The citric acid content accelerates cell turnover and natural surfactants help cleanse the skin in a mild, soothing way. These properties may be beneficial for reversing free radical damage and helping to even out skin tone and texture.
Rose petals are a natural astringent and exfoliator. They contain Vitamin C, which helps with the production of collagen and elastin, anti-oxidants, which are important for fighting against free radicals, and have anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties for fighting inflammation and redness. Roses help to fight acne, tighten pores, and soothe skin irritations.
Colloidal Oatmeal is made from finely ground oats and has been used for centuries for skin health as a protectant, moisturizer, cleanser and itch-reliever. They also contain antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties.
Calendula is antibacterial, antimicrobial, antiseptic, and antibiotic, so it’s wonderful for reducing inflammation and promoting healing for irritated skin.
Pink Brazilian Clay is wonderful for sensitive and delicate skin. It is rich in iron and mineral salts. It detoxifies, absorbs excess of oil, boosts circulation, exfoliates and revitalizes the skin, restoring natural luminosity.
Directions: Dampen small amount of powder to make a paste and gently massage into skin. If using as a mask, let it almost dry before rinsing. Rinse thoroughly, pat dry, then follow up with toner and moisturizer.
As a cleanser, may be used daily. As a mask, use to 1-2 times per week.