Known as a “living clay” because of the high dose of minerals it provides the skin with. Volcanic ash is a natural skin purifier helping to flush out toxins and dirt from the skin. It also assists with absorbing excess oil helping to prevent acne without over drying the skin. An excellent exfoliant, volcanic ash removes dead cells and rejuvenates the skin. In addition, volcanic ash improves the appearance of acne scars and tightens skin’s pores. Volcanic ash contains essential enzymes which help prevent wrinkles, restore elasticity and boost blood circulation to the skin.
Studies have shown that tea tree oil is just as effective as benzoly peroxide, to reduce acne. It is a natural alternative for curing acne, without negative side effects like reddening and peeling of skin. It also reduces sebum production by the skin and eliminates. Tea tree oil is an excellent skin treatment especially for oily and acne prone skin. Tea tree also has anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and anti-fungal properties and is an antioxidant.
Papaya Fruit Extract
Papaya is a rich source of vitamin C, vitamin A, vitamin E, pantothenic acid, folate, magnesium and potassium. The enzymes present in papaya are highly effective exfoliants, accelerating the shedding of dead skin cells for a more even toned complexion. Papaya also assists in slowing down the skin aging process by encouraging the production of collagen and elastin in the dermis.
Kaolin has excellent absorbent qualities, helping to draw out dirt and impurities from the skin’s pores. Assisting in removing excess oil, dirt, pollutants and cellular waste from the skin.
Bentonite clay has a strong negative electrical charge, since most toxins have a positive electrical charge, bentonite clay bonds to them helping to remove toxins from the skin. It also works to absorb oil and impurities from the skin and helps to tighten pores. In addition, bentonite clay pulls hydrogen from skin cells, allowing room for oxygen which helps to improve circulation and overall skin health. It is also loaded with silica which strengthens connective tissues making skin super-soft. Bentonite clay conditions and nourishes by removing dead skin cells and extracting excess oil and impurities from the skin.