This is a wonderful antioxidant and mineral-rich, detoxifying and cleansing mask. This is suitable for most skin types (except very sensitive). Its antioxidant power makes it excellent for improving the signs of
This is a dry anhydrous mask that the consumer (or yourself!) mixes with water just before use.
There are a few benefits of creating (and selling) a dry powder-based mask like this:
- As they are anhydrous
itheydon’t need a preservative.
- They have a long shelf life.
- They are fresh and potent when you apply them (especially important when using ingredients such as L-ascorbic acid).
We hope you enjoy it!
Vitamin C powder (L-ascorbic acid) – a potent antioxidant that can improve signs of
Green clay – absorbs impurities from the skin, and helps to detoxify, cleanse and purify, rejuvenate and nourish the skin due to its high mineral content.
Tapioca starch – extracted from cassava root, it’s used for its excellent absorbency of oils and to give the product a fine and smooth feel.
Matcha green tea – originates from Japan. It contains very high levels of antioxidants called catechin polyphenols, enzymes, amino acids, vitamins and minerals. It detoxifies the skin, stimulates and rejuvenates skin cells.
Honey powder – attracts dirt from pores and dead skin cells from the surface of the skin. Moisturizes and possesses antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. It also acts as a natural cleanser by softening and smoothing the skin.
Neroli essential oil – also known as orange blossom, because the oil is extracted from the flowers that blossom on the orange tree. A regenerating and healing essential oil that is excellent for mature skin and is also an antidepressant and aphrodisiac!
Vitamin C Antioxidant Face Mask Formula/Recipe
|INGREDIENT||% IN FORMULA||AMOUNT IN GRAMS
|Vitamin C powder (L-ascorbic acid)||1%||1g|
|Neroli essential oil||0.5%||0.5g|
Directions: how to make
This is really simple to make! Weigh out each ingredient in turn and mix together well. Transfer into your packaging of choice.
Directions: how to use
Mix approximately two teaspoons with enough water to make a paste. Apply with a brush or finger tips. Leave on for 5-15 minutes and rinse off.
What other ingredients can you add to face masks?
These dry powder-based face masks lend themselves really well to a whole range of gorgeous ingredients such as:
- Vitamins and minerals – Vitamin C,
Pro VitaminB5, MSM (the beauty mineral), and more
- Botanical extracts
- Milk powders.
What could you create?
How about something inspired by a yummy beverage but with a MUCH longer shelf life:
- Matcha Latte mask
- Coconut Chai mask
- Pina Colada
- Superfood Berry Smoothie
Or something with specialist ingredients like spirulina, activated charcoal and raw cacao:
- Activated Charcoal Deep Cleanse Mask
- Green Goddess Superfood Mask
- Raw Cacao Antioxidant Boost.
If you’d like to learn more then you’ll LOVE our Certificate in Preservative-Free Face Mask and Cleanser Formulation!
Create your own range of 100% natural or organic masks, cleansers and scrubs.