Kaolin Clay: rich in minerals and has remarkable absorbent power. As clay dries, it raises the temperature of the skin, which in turn encourages the removal of toxins and excess oil. It also acts as a gentle exfoliant, leaving skin smooth as velvet. White kaolin clay is one of the most gentle clays available and is known to help stimulate circulation to the skin while gently exfoliating and cleansing it without stripping oils from the skin.
Marshmallow Root: comes from the Althaea plant native to Northern Africa, Europe, and Western Asia. The roots of the marshmallow plant contain a thick, gummy substance called mucilage. The mucilage is extracted from the root and used for medicinal purposes. In addition to mucilage, the root extract contains a number of other ingredients that promote skin health, such as polysaccharides and flavonoids. MRE has been used in folk medicine for a long time to relieve irritation or inflammation of the gastrointestinal and respiratory tract, or to soothe the skin.
In the past, it’s been used to treat bruises and skin burns, and recent studies show that it’s capable of speeding up cell regeneration. Its anti-inflammatory properties reduce puffiness, while its ability to speed up cell regeneration is amazing for wrinkles and fine lines.
Oats: owing to its saponin content, oats work as a terrific natural skin cleanser. Whether you have sensitive, dry or oily skin, it will not strip your skin’s natural oils. Oats have rich anti-oxidant properties and helps undo damage done to your skin by pollution, UV rays and chemicals. Oats also helps reduce itching and inflammation and may be used to calm eczema and psoriasis symptoms.
Oats acts to reduce redness and irritation with its anti-inflammatory properties and adds moisture, while also gently exfoliating. It contains saponins, natural soap-like substances that gently remove dirt and bacteria.
Brown Rice: The unpolished and unrefined form of white rice is known as brown rice. This variety is obtained by removing just the outer hull of the kernel of rice and retains the layer of nutrient filled bran. The brown and unrefined variety is definitely superior to the staple white and refined one in a many ways. Most importantly, is the abundance of essential nutrients that come with brown rice, which is more often than not lost in the multiple milling and polishing in white rice’s case.
Brown rice is rich in vital minerals, such as magnesium, calcium, potassium, manganese, phosphorous, zinc, iron, and selenium. It also contains essential vitamins, such as Vitamin B1 called thiamine, Vitamin B2 called riboflavin, Vitamin B3 called niacin, Vitamin B6, Vitamin E and also Vitamin K. Brown rice is an excellent source of protein and has a rich amount of fiber too. Besides all these, brown rice provides important fatty acids, which are vital for maintaining good health.
The rich content of fiber and other essential minerals in brown rice work well to make your skin blemish-free. Also, the proteins found in brown rice is known to work as a powerful exfoliant. They promote cell growth and stimulate blood flow in our skin, giving us a vibrant and bright appearance.The selenium present in brown rice helps to maintain skin elasticity and reduce skin inflammation. Brown rice is packed with antioxidants, vitamins, and magnesium, which act as astringent properties and cooling properties protecting the skin from breakouts.
- For external use only. Discontinue use if irritation occurs.
- Store at room temperature and out of direct sunlight.
- Contains nut and seed extracts.
- Never use metal containers, spoons or lids when storing or using clay as the metal will interfere with the clay’s efficacy.
Size: 3.9 oz | 110g
Full list of ingredients: Organic Rolled Oats, Organic Brown Rice, Kaolin Clay, Althaea Officinalis (Marshmallow Root) Powder, Sodium Bicarbonate