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BENEFITS OF HYALURONIC ACID
LEARN HOW HYALURONIC ACID CAN ENHANCE YOUR SKINCARE ROUTINE
Hyaluronic acid is one of the hottest trends in beauty, but what exactly is it and how does it work? Discover how this intensely hydrating ingredient moisturises and plumps your skin, and how we extract the natural hyaluronic acid that enriches our iconic Vitamin E creams.
WHAT IS HYALURONIC ACID?
Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring sugar molecule in our own bodies that plays a big part in moisture retention for our skin cells. It’s like a sponge that soaks up then locks in the moisture we give to our skin. As we age, our natural production of hyaluronic acid slows down. Luckily, we can get it from natural sources, such as biofermented wheat.
IT LEAVES SKIN FEELING FRESH AND LOOKING PLUMPER
Hyaluronic acid intensely hydrates your skin by helping it retain more moisture. When your skin is highly hydrated, it helps it look plumper, softer and hydrated.
IT HELPS REDUCE THE APPEARANCE OF FINE LINES AND WRINKLES
Using hyaluronic acid in your routine to keep skin hydrated and plumped with moisture improves its surface and texture, which helps hydrate the skin in the delicate eye area.
It’s most important to keep the delicate skin around your eyes nourished with moisture. It’s up to 10 times thinner than the skin on the rest of your face, which means it can show the signs of fatigue more easily.
STEAM CELLS AND HYALURONIC ACID IS OUR MOST ICONIC SKINCARE RANGE
Face Cream Hyaluronic Acid & Wakame Seaweed
Intensively moisturizing face cream designed for the care of dry, dehydrated and mature skin. Rich formula reduces skin dryness and actively raises the level of hydration - contains hyaluronic acid, Wakame seaweed extract, precious shea butter, a blend of vegetable oils, cranberry extract and vitamin E. Hyaluronic acid moisturizes and binds water in the epidermis. Shea butter and vitamin E nourish and improve the condition of the skin, leaving it silky and radiant.
93,4 % Ingredients of natural origin
Steam Cells cream
Light anti-aging face cream containing Swiss apple stem cells and low-molecular hyaluronic acid. Excellent in the fight against signs of skin aging - regularly applied moisturizes, increases elasticity and flexibility, leaving the complexion radiant. With carefully selected natural ingredients, such as green tea extracts, passion fruit and pearls, it firms and improves the condition of skin. Contained oat proteins and precius vegetable oils alleviate irritation.
ADD MORE HYALURONIC ACID TO YOUR EVERYDAY SKINCARE ROUTINE
STEP 1: Cleanse with our creamy facial cleanses.
STEP 2: Scrub face with stem cells microdermabrasion.
STEP 3: Hydrate and smooth the delicate eye area with the Argan Eye Cream
STEP 4: Protect and hydrate skin by day with the Hyaluronic Acid and Wacame cream.
STEP 5: Intensely hydrate and helps prevent moisture loss overnight with Argan multiactive serum
How the Shea Butter is obtained?
Shea butter is also called karite butter.
Shea butter is obtained from seeds of stones of fruit of Shea tree (Karite). It is naturally rich in A, E, D, F vitamins and cinnamic acid. It also provides natural protection against UV (SPF around 6).
The tree has first fruits when it reaches age of 20. It bears fruit fully only when it is 45 and does it for almost 200 years. It grows in East Africa, North Uganda and South Sudan.
Step by step:
- The nut has to be cracked out of its shell
- It has to be washed and left to dry
- Then it has to be crushed into little pieces
- Small pieces of nut are now roasted and ground into paste of dark chocolate colour
- Some water is added and it is whipped to be mixed well
- Later on, the paste is cleaned by being rinsed with distilled water
- A mass obtained in this way has to be heated so fats are separated on the top and oils at the bottom
- Then the fat is collected and remaining oil is left until its get hard – it is our shea butter.
It is perfect for looking after dry sensitive skin prone to allergies. It delays ageing, protects from harsh weather conditions, brings back firmness and elasticity thanks to the content of A, E, F vitamins.
Fat acids which are included in it are almost identical with fat acids present in the corneal layer of epidermis what makes it so easy to absorb by skin. Recommended also for pregnant women who wish to avoid stretch marks.
Shea butter provides perfect care for damaged hair. By regeneration process it smooths hair and gives it gloss while preventing frizziness.
BENEFITS OF CHARCOAL FOR SKIN
CHARCOAL IS THE BEAUTY TREND OF THE MOMENT
But what makes this wonder ingredient so great for your skin? And how does buying our Himalayan Charcoal Purifying Glow Mask and new Himalayan Charcoal Purifying Facial Soap help protect red pandas in the Himalayas?
WHAT IS CHARCOAL?
Charcoal has been used for its purifying properties for centuries. It’s a micro-porous material that can help to draw out impurities. Our charcoal comes from bamboo plants that have been blasted in an oven at temperatures over 1,000°C!
HOW & WHERE IS OUR CHARCOAL SOURCED?
Our bamboo charcoal is farm-grown in the Himalayas. The bamboo is hand-harvested after four years, by which point it has grown an incredible amount. Bamboo is the fastest growing woody plant in the world, making it a very environmentally friendly resource.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF USING CHARCOAL?
Many Asian civilizations, including India, Japan, South Korea, China and Taiwan, have been using charcoal for centuries. The Japanese traditionally use charcoal for dietary detoxing, believing charcoal to absorb waste materials from the digestive system. It’s also commonly used as an air, water or oil purifier. In beauty, charcoal has been undergoing a strong buzz thanks to its purifying properties. You’ll often find it in toothpastes and deep-cleansing skincare for oily skin.
INTRODUCING OUR NEW VEGAN CHARCOAL PURIFYING FACIAL SOAP
Handmade, natural, vege, carbon soap produced on the basis of active carbon, coconut oil, avocado oil, olive oil and cocoa butter. Carbon soap deeply cleans and detoxifies. Recommended for oily and mixed skin.
BATH POWDERS - a wealth of natural oils! Deeply hydrating and moisturizing bath with bath powders to guarantee a unique, relaxing and aromatic bath in the comfort of your home spa.
- water softeners,
- shea butter,
- cocoa butter,
- Argan oil,
- Avocado oil,
- Almond oil,
- Jojoba oil,
- aloe vera
- vitamin C.
Glycerin Soaps, What it is ?
Glycerine soap cleans, softens, and moisturizes dry skin. It gets rid of the sensation of tension by soothing irritations and can be applied on sensitive skin.
All this is possible because of glycerine's trait of penetrating corneal layer of epidermis thanks to which it goes deep down into spaces between cells of skin and ensures long-lasting and intensive effect of moist and smoothness.
Glycerine is a natural transparent liquid of rather sweet taste. Its primary source are vegetable fats. Before technological processing it resembles fat syrup-like liquid to the touch. Its main feature is hygroscopicity i.e. the ability to hold water thanks to which it intensively moisturizes and soothes dried dull skin with no elasticity.
Glycerine soaps manufactured by Stara Mydlarnia are hand made natural products which result from traditional recipes. Apart from glycerine base consisting of natural components one shall find in them:
- essential oils and natural aromas to which they owe their extraordinary scent;
- other additives making the soap even better e.g. plant extracts, peeling particles;
- a lot of passion and inspiration by nature.
Production of our soaps is a carefully planned process consisting of several stages. Thanks to it we achieve the most interesting patterns. At stage I we make small soap elements in the moulds of fancy shapes, which have to cool down and are later immersed in soap mass to create complete composition.
OUR ACTIVE INGREDIENTS
We pay attention to composition of cosmetics we buy, so we can avoid mistakes and make a better choicefor our skin.
Ulva Lactuca Extract
Obtained from algae extract effectively working anti-ageing skin.
especially recommended for acne and oily skin.
Aloe Vera Extract
It belongs to the powerful antioxidants, moreover, is rich in vitamins A, C and E.
delays ageing of the skin,
intended for acne and burned skin.
Punica Granatum Extract
The extract of pomegranate fruit.
bactericidal and fungicidal,
anti-inflammatory and soothing.
For every type of skin.
Argania Spinosa Oil
It contains unsaturated fatty acids (80%), mainly omega-6 and 9, linoleic acid and a large dose of vitamin E. called "gold Morocco."
dry skin, mature and aging; for the care of damaged hair with split ends.
Citrus Limon Fruit Extract
Refreshing and toning lemon extract.
protects the skin against water loss, smoothes, firms and nourishes,
anti-inflammatory, reducing the symptoms of acne and allergies,
delaying the appearance of wrinkles,
it protects the skin against damage caused by external factors, eg. the sun.
oily skin,for skin discoloration and acne problems.
Daucis Carota Sativa Root Extract
Regenerating carrot extract.
exfoliating properties, toning and refreshing.
regenerates skin cells,
stimulates the production of sebum.