Face Masking For All Skin Types
Using Powder Face Mask Bases by Akasha Apothecary
We love our powder face mask bases because they are so versatile.
When using a powder face mask you can custom create a face mask to fit your skin’s needs depending on the time of year, where you live, and if you have acne or sensitive skin.
French Green Clay - It acts like a magnet, pulling out impurities from the skin.
Exfoliates the skin of dead cells, leaving the pores tightened.
It helps your oil glands perform optimally.
It aids in boosting your blood circulation.
When using our face mask base for those with sensitive skin adding our phoenix oil that is a blend of 6 different organic and non gmo oils that aid tremendously in fighting inflammation in the face, redness, + free radical damage.
Jojoba oil - This oil is a rich source of oleic acid, eicosenoic acid, and erucic acid, as well as lower levels of stearic, palmitic, nervonic, and palmitoleic acids, all of which have their own antioxidant, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory effects on the body. And it does not contain any medium-chain fatty acids. Its composition is actually similar in consistency to sebum. Sebum is our body’s natural oils that seal moisture and protects our skin and hair from damage. Its close resemblance to sebum, jojoba oil is an effective skin and hair healer on its own
Borage Seed oil - Borage oil is a natural substance that provides high levels of the fatty acid called gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), a strong anti-inflammatory found in certain plant oils .
Shea Nut Oil - It is possessed with antioxidants such as Vitamin E and A. It is packed with adequate amount of catechins. It prevents the skin from UV rays, environmental damages and free radicals. It has cinnamic acid that assists skin when exposed to sunlight for a long period of time.