Exfoliating Prickly Pear Mask
Product by: Veg-Up
Facial mask with soothing and nutritious functional ingredients. The oil of prickly pear, rich in vitamin E acids and essential fatty acids
such as omega 3, 6, 9, have antioxidant, regenerative and
moisturizer. Almond oil and Argan oil nourishes the skin and moisturizes
giving the face shine and silkiness.
Chamomile, Calendula and Rice Starch provide protection and soothe
Active ingredients: olive oil, prickly pear, argan oil, sweet almond oil, rice starch, chamomile, marigold
Biodiversity cosmetic: Parma olive oil, in favor of agricultural biodiversity, enriches the product with its emollient and sebum-like qualities.
Parma Olive Oil - emollient, protector, anti-wrinkle, sebosimile
Ingredient to support biodiversity, understood as the activity of preservation of agri-food varieties linked to a typical territory, since its extinction caused by the massive use of industrial processes, which impose the products most requested by the market at the expense of biodiversity and, therefore, favor their re-cultivation.
Parma Oil is derived from some ancient olive trees that are important to save and predict their multiplication, as they are genetic sources of great interest for future crops, less energy intensive and more resistant to adversity. The germplasm has been preserved for a very short period to reproduce it through biodiversity farming and save it from extinction.
It is obtained from the pressing of drupes and is rich in polyunsaturated fatty acids and contains a fraction of saponifiables very similar to skin sebum, performs protective, anti-wrinkle and sebum substitute functions, in addition to important actions in skin trophism, stimulating the repair processes of the epidermis and dermis.
Prickly Pear Oil
Prickly pear oil has exceptional antioxidant, regenerative and moisturizing properties, which give it an extraordinary effectiveness, certified and proven by studies carried out at the universities of Messina and Montpellier. This oil also owes its preciousness to the peculiar extraction process. In fact, it is obtained only by cold pressing the seeds and this allows to preserve their beneficial properties. It is natural and particularly rich in vitamin E, with exceptional antioxidant, regenerative and protective properties of skin hydration and vitamin F, a mixture of essential fatty acids such as omega 3, 6, 9, with numerous cosmetic properties and essential components for physiology cell membranes.
Argan oil - moisturizing, oxygenating, nourishing
It is rich in tocopherols, antioxidant compounds that, in addition to having biological effects, give argan oil a high stability against oxidative processes, ensuring a better service life. Due to the high concentration of essential fatty acids and vitamin E, argan oil ensures skin hydration, promotes cellular oxygenation, protects the skin from external aggressions, neutralizing free radicals.
Sweet Almond Oil - emollient, nourishing, elastic
It has strong emollient, nourishing, eudermic and elastic skin properties. Applied to the skin, it is a safe ingredient in any concentration of use.
Rice Starch - Emollient, Refreshing
It is a polysaccharide composed of several glucose molecules that gel in hot water to form a viscous solution that after cooling has the appearance of a gel. Rice starch is used in the preparation of emollient and refreshing cosmetic products. Applied to the skin, it is not absorbed, but is stratified by acting as a skin protector with emollient action.
Chamomile Extract - soothing, anti-reddish
It stimulates the functionality of the microcirculation and the activity of fibroblasts by promoting the synthesis of collagen, elastic fibers and hyaluronic acid, promoting the repair of the epidermis and dermis. Chamomilla Recutita extract is used for the preparation of a wide variety of cosmetic products for the treatment of sensitive, cuperose and delicate skins.
Calendula Extract - soothing, re-epithelial
The marked calming properties must be attributed to the non-saponifiable component composed of flavonoids and mucilages. The active ingredients contained in the calendula extract, in particular flavonoids, exert an anti-inflammatory effect on fragile and inflamed skin, stimulate re-epithelialization and guarantee epidermal renewal and promote collagen synthesis.