This is a natural grain cleanser that is a gentle exfoliant. It is made with only 6 ingredients that are combined in a way that maximizes your skins texture and provides a radiant glow! The herbs used in this formula are a deeply nourishing blend of rejuvenating and healing herbs for the skin.
It is gentle enough to use daily. This cleanser can also be used as a mask (recipes below) and as a facial steam.
Pour a small amount of grains into you the palm of your hand. Mix with a small amount of water (about a dime size to start). Mix and apply to your face using gentle circular movements. Rinse.
You can also apply as a mask with just water or add ingredients such as in the recipes below. Leave the grains on for 5-10 minutes before washing off.
To use as a facial steam: add herbs to boiling water, turn to low and allow herbs to simmer for a few minutes. Remove from heat and place a towel over your head to make a tent while placing your face 6-12 inches from the pot. (make sure the steam is not too hot for your face!)
“I love these cleansing grains! My complexion is glowing since I’ve been using this product!”
“I have very sensitive skin and normally I cannot use an exfoliant on my face. This cleanser was very very gentle and I have been using it every morning. It’s been clearing up my skin and making it look and feel smoother. Wonderful product.”
I absolutely love that this face cleanser only uses herbs and is really natural with no other ingredients! It works amazingly well and my face feels so soft. I Love it!
Some sample mask to make with the Cleansing Grains:
This is very calming for sensitive skin
* 3 T Cleansing Grains * 1-2 tsp ground oatmeal * For oily skin types - enough water to moisten. For sensitive skin - honey and for dry skin – yogurt.
* Let sit for 25 min or longer
* Rinse with warm water
Fruit Kaolin Clay Mask–
This mask works well for brightening the skin and for removing dead skin cells • 1 tsp kaolin clay • 1 tsp ground oatmeal • 1 well mushed strawberry (mash it with a fork till it becomes a jelly) try papaya, banana, or pineapple too! (read more about fruit masks here) • Add a small amount of yogurt or raw honey • Apply to the face and let sit 25 minutes • Rinse with warm water.
Chamomile, is Antioxidant rich, helps reduce acne inflammation, breakouts, and minor scars. It is an anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, antibacterial, antiseptic, and contains essential oils and antioxidants.
Chamomile has excellent healing abilities to minor skin wounds and helps fight and block out irritants by eliminating free radicals which damage your skin and accelerate the aging process. Chamomile is a natural skin lightener and helps to promotes a healthy glow of the skin as it heals and restores its natural moisture content. Chamomile can impart a soothing, calming, and healing effect.
Calendula, has been used for centuries to heal wounds and skin irritations. Calendula has anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, astringent, antifungal, antiviral, and immune-stimulant properties making it useful for disinfecting and treating minor wounds, cuts, scrapes, chapped or chafed skin, bruises, burns, acne and other minor irritations and infections of the skin. Plus, it stimulates the production of collagen at wound sites to help minimize scarring and assist with stretch marks.
Saint johns wort. Whether you have oily or dry skin, this herb helps to kill bacteria and calm irritation so your skin looks smoother and healthier. Saint johns wort helps plump and hydrate skin while restoring elasticity, reducing the look of fine lines and wrinkles. St. John’s has been used to tame inflammation and calm itching as well as treat treat wounds, eczema, minor burns, insect bites and stings, and other skin irritations and problems.
Rosehip is a Natural source of vitamin E – which is an anti-inflammatory anti-oxidant that calms and hydrates dry and sensitive skin. Rosehips has essential fatty acids omega 3, 6 and 9 – which help repair and regenerate damaged skin tissue. It contains vitamin C – a skin brightening, anti-ageing antioxidant that helps improve the appearance of pigmentation and restore skin's tone. It is a natural source of the powerful antioxidants lycopene, which helps improve skin texture and offer protection against premature ageing, and beta-carotene, which helps prevent free-radical damage responsible for skin ageing. Rosehips will help banish wrinkles, scars, burns, stretch marks, pigmentation, dry and sensitive, sun damage, acne and acne scarring. It helps to smooth fine lines and wrinkles, even up your skin tone and gives your skin beautiful and healthy glow!
Lavender is commonly used to speed up the healing process of wounds, cuts, burns, and sunburns because it improves the formation of scar tissues. Lavender is also added to chamomile to treat eczema.
It is used to treat various skin disorders such as acne, wrinkles, psoriasis, and other inflammatory conditions. It is antibacterial and antifungal. lavender is thought to stimulate cellular growth and regeneration in the skin by helping your upper layer of skin rejuvenate itself. Plus, studies have shown that it elevated stress results in rough skin, so lavender can improve skin by acting as a mentally calming agent. It is one of the best anti-aging and skin care herbs.
Kaolin clay, is a naturally occurring clay substance mostly found in soils that have developed from the chemical weathering of rocks in hot, moist climates. .Kaolin clay has been traditionally used in caring, nourishing, and soothing different skin types
Kaolin clay is used as a skin detoxifying and cleansing agent. The clay contains a high content of silica that helps in removing the dead skin and helps it to regenerate. This also purifies and detoxes the skin and makes it moist. Kaolin clay can be used as a topical emolument to treat skin conditions, such as soreness of the muscles, aches, and pain, inflammations, small and moderate cuts, bruises, boils cold sores and insect bites.
It is the mildest of all clays and is suitable for people with sensitive skin. It does not draw oils from the skin, so it can be used on dry skin types without negative results.