Minerals are important regulators of various biological processes and their deficiency leads to different health issues, which are often manifested as one or more skin problems. They are also required for a healthy skin. Enclosed are some of the active and most effective minerals utilized in our formulations with an advanced delivery processes available to enhance skin youthfulness and skin health.
Methylsulfonylmethane is algal bi-product and contains organic sulfur. It promotes maintenance of collagen and elastin in the skin and has the unique ability to penetrate several skin layers and therefore provides a better, more deeply hydrating and smoothing effect for longer periods of time. It helps treat acne, dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, rosacea and scars, makes skin smooth, toned and firm, and helps heal wounds quickly without scarring.
Pink clay contains silicates, aluminum, iron, magnesium, sodium, phosphorus, calcium and other trace elements. It has emollient and gentle cleansing action and improves skin texture and complexion.
French Green Clay
French green clay works by absorbing impurities such as oils and toxins from the skin. Its mineral-dense properties promote healthy blood flow to skin cells, freshening and toning the skin. French green clay is a great option for teenagers or adults who have problem, or acne-prone skin. The clay is gentle; yet deeply cleans pores, leading to less outbreaks and clearer skin.
As an excellent adsorbent material, it helps get rid of excess oil and toxins from the skin and reduces instances of acne and cellulitis.
Copper is one of the most abundant trace minerals in the body. It acts as a cofactor for various enzymes involved in collagen and haemoglobin production. It is also involved in production of the antioxidant enzyme Superoxide Dismutase (SOD).Copper helps in the production of melanin in the human body which is responsible for pigmentation of the skin. It is an important anti-aging mineral and helps in reducing fine lines and wrinkles. It also helps in wound healing and maintenance of an intact skin barrier.
Zinc Glycine Complex
Zinc glycine is a synthetic complex in which glycine aids dermal delivery of zinc which then exerts beneficial effects on the skin. Zinc inhibits UVB-induced melanin production by stimulating metallothionein expression and therefore is used as a skin lightening agent. It also stimulates the production of collagen fibers and elastin, which help support the underlying structure of the skin and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
As a component of Glutathione Peroxidase, a very important anti-oxidant enzyme, selenium protects the skin from the damage caused by free radicals and therefore is an anti-aging ingredient. It is also beneficial in treating acne as it opens the clogged pores. Selenium is effective in treating dandruff and is therefore included in many anti-dandruff shampoos and conditioners.
It is an important dietary mineral and is essential for maintaining electrolyte balance in the body. A proper balance of this mineral inside and outside the skin cells is required for the survival and function of the cells so as to ensure a soft, glossy, and pliable skin. It promotes skin hydration, stimulates growth of new skin cells, reduces blemishes and scars, and balances pH in the skin.
Commonly found in table salt, sodium is an essential mineral and plays critical roles in many biological processes including hydration, muscle contractions, nerve transmission and maintenance of pH balance. It helps prevent sunstroke and is an effective anti-aging mineral.
Used as thickening, whitening, lubricating, and sunscreen ingredient in cosmetics, protects skin from UVA and UVB radiation