Cactus Essence Hydrating Black Mask
KEY INGREDIENTS AND BENEFITS:
Prickly Pear Cactus Extract: is derived from a crop plant native to Mexico. The prickly pear has been used for centuries for medicinal purposes. Ancient Aztecs used sap from the leaves to treat various skin conditions including burns by creating a topical ointment blended with honey and eggs. The plant is rich in vitamins, proteins, minerals and acids. The prickly pear cactus was once used to treat scurvy and today has been found to be a powerful firming ingredient.
The plant extract has been used in products to protect, smooth, and moisturize the skin. It has also been used as an alternative to Botox because of its firming qualities. This extract has been found to have exceptional water-binding characteristics enabling it to retain moisture. As a skin care ingredient, it is viewed as a humectant, a substance often used in products to keep the skin hydrated.
The cactus plant is also rich in Vitamins B, A, and C, all essential in anti-aging skin care. Research indicates that the extract effective at preventing free-radical damage while shielding the skin from oxidative impact.
Aloe Vera: Soothing, Calming, Anti-Inflammatory
Sodium Hyaluronate: Increases Dermal Hydration
Arginine: amino acid that has antioxidant properties that is essential for skin healing
Tranexamic Acid: Melanin Inhibiting, Skin Brightening
Sheet: Cotton, Bamboo, Charcoal
MINERAL OIL FREE