Honey & Nectar Mask
3.4 fl oz / 100ml
This luxurious, soothing and nourishing mask is ambrosia for the skin. Ambrosia was known as food for the gods made from honey and nectar, and this mask draws out toxins and yet nourishes and fortifies the skin. The raw honey is full of balancing enzymes, while the mineral rich white clay will cleanse the pores. The calendula blossom oil along with the rose hip seed oils will restore your skin and create a youthful suppleness. Apricot seed oil is rich in gamma linoleic acid which tones and deeply moisturizes the skin. Pure vitamin C will help reduce blemishes, dark spots and will help build collagen. The essential oils of ylang ylang and vanilla will help with skin moisture, prevent inflammation and bring uplifting joy to the senses.
HOW TO USE
For a moment step into a fragrant, fertile, magical, garden where ambrosia and nectar are gently placed upon your face. With clean fingers apply enough of the Honey & Nectar mask to cover the face. Leave on for 15 minutes and then cleanse with warm water. Follow up with the Glow Balm or Rose Face Oil for a luminous radiance. Face may become warm due to the active elements in the mask like the vitamin C and honey love.
Kaolin Clay, Organic Arrowroot Tapioca (Manihot Esculenta), Organic Honey, Organic Coconut Oil (Cocos Nucifera), Organic Calendula Flower Extract (Calendula Officinalis), Organic Rosehip Seed Oil (Rosa Canina), Apricot Kernel Oil (Prunus Armeniaca), Beet Root (Beta Vulgaris), Glycerin, Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid), Organic Vanilla Bean Extract (Vanilla Planifolia), Organic Ylang Ylang Flower Oil (Cananga Odorata)
Found in the moisture-rich soil of tropical rainforests, Kaolin Clay has been used in cosmetics for centuries to stunning effect on the skin. In addition to eliminating toxins, purifying, and promoting circulation to the skin, Kaolin also has a naturally high amount of silica which works to remove dead skin and restore moisture to your delicate facial dermis. Even more impressively, this rich white clay reduces sebum leaving oily skin matte and smooth to the touch.
Organic Arrowroot (Tapioca)
Native to South America, arrowroot powder was first used to treat injuries caused by arrows– hence it’s name. Still used in some cultures to treat open wounds, arrowroot powder is widely known for its cell-turnover abilities which extend to blemishes on the facial skin. Anti-inflammatory and antiseptic, arrowroot is a natural alternative to silica and talc working to balancing oil production and keep skin firm yet elastic.
In ancient Egypt, Cleopatra was known to have mixed fresh honey into her nightly milk bath – capitalizing on this rich gift from nature in her inspiring beauty ritual. When applied to the skin, honey’s natural antibacterial and antioxidizing properties fight signs of aging and acne. In fact, when the natural sugars in the honey meet with blemishes, hydrogen peroxide is produced which speeds cell turnover. Additionally, the honey is a humectant meaning that it’s thick, rich barrier locks moisture into the skin leaving the face glowing and dewy.
A B3 vitamin that helps build keratin and keeps skin firm and healthy. Niacinamide is a key ingredient that helps reduce fine lines and minimizes pore appearance while regulating the skin's natural cycles of oil production. Creating a lipid barrier, it soothes skin irritation and redness, and helps heal sun damage.
In ancient Greece, the goddess Aphrodite was known to have credited her powers of love and beauty to the humble beet. Rich in Vitamin C, beetroot does wonders for brightening the skin, removing dark spots, and any leftover scars from old blemishes. It’s anti-inflammatory properties also help to calm puffy eyes and even the skin tone.
A natural preservative, Vitamin C works to brighten the skin as well as reduces and prevents fine lines and wrinkles. Can also increase collagen production, reduce inflammation, slow the rate of free radical damage, and protect from UV damage.
Organic Vanilla Bean Extract
Native to Mexico and used extensively by the Aztecs, vanilla bean not only tastes splendid, but also works wonders for the skin. Filled with anti-inflammatories, it soothes and calms the skin and also helps to prevent free radical damage. Chockful of Vitamin B, it also promotes healthy skin long after use.
Organic Ylang Ylang Oil
'The Flower of Flowers" as it is called, is balancing both to the skin, and the mind. It is an aphrodisiac and the flowers are scattered on the wedding couples bed in Indonesia. Ylang Ylang is a skin regulator and is beautifying for the skin. It combats irritation and is used to treat acne and other imbalances.
Honey & Nectar Mask