Skin Brightening Organic Saffron Face Pack - Brightens Skin Tone - Reduces Marks and Pigmentation (70 gms/2.5 oz)
Enriched with pure sandal paste, this scientifically designed Face Pack reduces fine lines and wrinkles and improves skin elasticity. It also removes pigmentation marks and blemishes. Makes your skin brighter, smooth and clear.
Ingredients : Saffron Extract (Crocus Sativus Flower Extract), Sandal Paste (Santalum Album Oil), Lemongrass Oil (Cymbopogon Schoenanthus Oil), Vitamin A (Retinol), Fullers Earth (Fullers Earth), Manjistha Extract (Rubia Cordifolia), vitamin B, vitamin C, Vitamin E (Tocopheryl Acetate), Dm Water (Aqua)
Why does skin become dull and rough with age ?
Maturing skin becomes more susceptible to external damage as the outermost layer (epidermis) thins out. More UV-induced damage leads to age spots and pigmentation; leads to more cell-damaging free radicals. As cell regeneration decreases and the skins ability to heal itself diminishes, the natural exfoliation process (desquamation) lessens; leading to accumulation of dead cells. Even the collagen production drops; causing wrinkles and sagging. Lose skin may be accompanied by enlarged pores; making the skin more prone to blackheads, as well as acne and other skin infections. All these factors result in the skin looking dull, rough and old.
What is Saffron and how does it help revitalize skin?
Saffron, or kesar, a derivative of Crocus sativus’ flower is a time tested cleanser, toner and anti-bacterial agent. It keeping pores unclogged by removing excess oil and dead skin cells and is most certainly always used to reduce the appearance of skin blemishes, pigmentation marks, sun-tan and acne scars. In addition to being an effective skin brightening agent, saffron is also a popular anti-oxidant since it promotes cell regeneration and collagen formation improving skin elasticity.
How does Sandal paste work as a skin care agent?
Sandal paste has been used for centuries to achieve a smooth, vibrant and radiant complexion. It moisturizes dry skin, and shrinks pores of oily skin, hence controlling the oiliness. This makes sandal a great agent for use on all skin types. It also works against UV damage, and helps diminish the appearance of dark spots and marks caused by acne, tanning, blemishes or pigmentation. The component beta-santalol present in Sandal makes it a powerful anti-microbial, which can be used to treat skin infections, acne and other skin problems.
What is Lemongrass Oil and what are its effects on skin?
Lemongrass oil, the well-known anti-microbial, is extracted from the leaves of the grass Cymbopogon citrates. It is used to improve skin’s elasticity and firm it up by strengthening connective tissues. Known to improve skin cells’ health by improving blood circulation, it works against skin infections like acne. It is also used to alleviate perspiration. As an astringent, it reduces skin’s oiliness and blackheads, while unclogging and shrinking open pores.
What do multivitamins do to benefit the skin?
Vitamins A, B, C and E together display a synergistic effect on the skin. They smooth the skin texture as well as even the skin tone. Firstly through their anti-oxidant nature, they boost collagen formation and cellular renewal process; and fight free radicals. In totality they minimize wrinkling and other signs of skin aging. Secondly, they improve the texture by clearing the skin of dead cells; as well as by fighting and preventing problems like acne and blackheads. Vitamin C unclogs the pores and tightens them and Vitamins A reduces oiliness by; lastly Vitamin B helps by combating inflammation and hydrating the skin. As for the evening of the skin tone, Vitamins E and C lighten acne scars, dark-spots and other blemishes; while Vitamins A and B take care of pigmentation spots and anomalies. Vitamin B even helps reduce red blotchiness of the skin.
What is Manjistha and how does it help help the skin?
The herb Manjistha is also known as Rubia cordifolia or more commonly Indian Madder, is cultivated for the red pigment in its roots which gives it a nice reddish tinge. It also adds glow and improves the complexion by multiple actions. Firstly, it helps against a number of skin diseases as well as recurrent skin infections. Secondly, irritated or inflamed skin is also calmed, soothed and smoothed. Thirdly, it prevents the formation of scars, while hastening the healing of skin tissues.
Apply a generous amount of this pack on face and neck, avoiding eyes. Relax till completely dry. Rinse with fresh water. Follow with Vaadi Organics sunscreen cream / lotion.