Brighten Face Mask
Using the Brighten Face Mask regularly will help you achieve healthy, glowing skin. Formulated with all natural ingredients, it contains a special blend of clays and botanical extracts to gently exfoliate skin, stimulate cell renewal, and gently even complexion in order for you to get the healthiest skin possible. The Bighten mask is suited for all but the most sensitive skin types.
This mask is dry to avoid the use of preservatives. Simply mix approximately 1 tbsp dry mask with approximately 1/2 tbsp liquid. Start with a little liquid and keep adding until the mask reaches the consistency of thin mud. Use a soft brush to paint the mask on your face, avoiding the area around the eyes and mouth. Leave the mask on until is starts to dry (~10 minutes), then wash off with a washcloth and warm water.
The brighten face mask comes in a 2 oz glass jar. It contains approximately 1.58 oz net weight /45 gr of dry mask, enough for about 8-10 full face applications.
In addition to plain water, you can try to use apple cider vinegar, rosewater, green tea, or plain Greek yogurt.
Caution: The mask may stain clothing, so be careful it lands your face, not your shirt ;)
It is always as good idea to do a patch test to check for skin sensitivity before using the mask all over your face. This goes for any product, natural or not ;)
Please research essential oils prior to purchase. Some essential oils should be avoided during pregnancy or while nursing. All ingredients used are listed here, as well as on product labels. Please avoid ingredients you may have sensitivities or allergies to. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Kaolinite (white clay), Matcha powder, kaolin and illite (yellow clay), solum diatomeae (diatomaceous earth), aloe barbadensis (aloe vera) leaf juice powder, althaea officinalis (marshmallow root) powder, calendual officinalis (calendula) petals powder, citrus limonium (lemon) oil, cymbopogon flexuosus (lemongrass) oil
Key Features of Ingredients:
WHITE KAOLIN CLAY
White kaolin clay is a mild clay that exfoliates and cleanses the skin. It removes impurities without removing the skin’s natural oils, while improving blood circulating, helping to promote glowing skin.
Matcha, or finely ground green tea leaves, is a powerful antioxidant and has kick-ass anti-inflammatiry properties. Matcha contains a type of polyphenol called catchins, which are potent antioxidants that help catch and deactive the skin's free radicals, so it may help prevent signs of premature aging. Matcha is great for skin conditions and has a direct and fast effect in improving the skin'd condition. Matchas's vivi green color comes from clorophyll which acts as a detoxifying agent and helps give the skin a clean and radiant glow. Finally Matcha contains Vitamin A and C, iron, potassium, protein and calcium which all work together to purify the skin to get rid of impurities and blemishes.
This bautiful clay is a mild clay and is believed to stimulate blood circulation while gently exfoliating and cleansing the skin. It gently draws out impurities helping to reduce blemishes and maintain a healthy skin appearance. Because of its mild nature, it will not excessively remove natural oils, and can therefore be used on most skin types.
DIATOMACEOUS EARTH (FOOD GRADE)
Diatomaceous earth (DE) is almost entirely made of silica, but also contains minerals such as calcium, magnesium, zinc, copper, selenium, and phosphorus. DE is a gentle exfoliator and has powerful anti-fungal properties. Since minerals can be absorbed through the skin, this is a wonderful way to complement your diet which tends to be low in silica, which has been shown to be beneficial for healthy skin, hair, and nails.
ALOE VERA EXTRACT
Aloe Vera is legendary for its unique properties to soothe and moisturize dry, irritated or damaged skin.
MARSHMALLOW ROOT POWDER
Marshmallow root is a soothing and healing herb with wonderful anti-inflammatory and hydrating properties. It helps the skin to retain moisture and can smooth out fine lines, even redness, and heal abrasions.
CALENDULA PETAL POWDER
Calendula petals have anti-inflammatory and healing properties, which can be helpful in speeding the healing of burns, bruises, cuts, and minor infections.
LEMON ESSENTIAL OIL
Lemon essential oil not only smells amazing but can help with improving complexion. Lemon essential oil is rich in two potent natural skin bleaching ingredients: limonene and citric acid. Limonene helps treat skin discoloration, protect against skin cancer and lightens skin. Citric acid is an Alpha Hydroxy Acid, which exfoliates dead cells and stimulates cell turnover thereby leaving skin looking bright.
LEMONGRASS ESSENTIAL OIL
Lemongrass as antibacterial, antiviral, and antifungal properties and may help lighten and brighten skin.