Organic products have grown in popularity as the buying public started asserting it’s demand for chemical free ingredients. From vegetables, meats and dairy products to shampoos, soaps and toothpaste, the selection of new items we can find made from organic ingredients is growing.
The beauty industry has also moved to an organic pasture. Using natural products without chemical enhancements is healthier for your skin, hair and nails, as well as the rest of your body. Chemicals in lotions, creams and cosmetics can be absorbed through the skin, causing anything from allergic reactions to serious illnesses.
Choosing organic facials is a great way to boost your skin, by adding nutrients, vitamins and minerals that are extracted from sources like plants and herbs. They are able to utilize naturally occurring amino acids along with other essential skin care components to find a match for whatever skin type you have.
Common organic facials include milk masks, which use lactic acid from milk sources to rehydrate dry skin. Oatmeal is another great moisturizing mask, but there’s a variety of facials available for everything from acne to wrinkle care. Most organic products include essential oils to deep cleanse without clogging pores. Most organic beauty products use ingredients that encourage and stimulate the body’s natural healing and skin renewal process to achieve results.
The lack of skin-abusing contaminants often means that organic masks do not have the same shelf life as commercially processed products. It’s important to read the labels to determine expiration dates or recommendations about how long the product will keep once opened. Remember, organic products are made without the use of chemical preservatives, so the guidelines are different.
Having said that, some organic products that are derived from saturated fats, such as coconut oil, have a naturally longer shelf life.
Whether you are going to a salon or spa, or having a quick facial at home, organic products are a great choice. Better for your skin than commercial products, you can cleanse, nourish and hydrate your skin, without fear of chemicals and damage to skin cells.
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