For those with oily and easily congested skin -- a type prone to blackheads, impacted sebaceous glands/sebaceous cysts, and acne -- the value of a nutritive facial steam to open and gently cleanse pores can not be overstated. Used after washing, it can help to make toner more effective; used before a face mask, it can help clay reach deeper to pull out unwanted elements such as bacteria, sebum, sweat, and makeup. Facial steaming can also prolong the the duration of a mask making it possible to derive maximum benefit. Soothing, aromatherapy is also a positive benefit turning home skin care into a spa-like experience.
- organic parsley helps balance sebum production while also providing antibacterial and anti-fungal protection, making it helpful for treating acne among other minor skin infections. It is also high in antioxidants, which can help reduce the amount of free radicals which can be responsible for skin damage. High in Vitamin C, parsley helps to stimulate collagen production and ultimately the renewal of skin cells overall.
- Organic lavender offers anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties that can reduce incidences of acne and inflammation. Lavender features antioxidants that can temper the effects of pollutants on skin by boosting the renewal process. And, by adding moisture, it can help to relieve itching as well as reduce the symptoms associated with excessive dryness such as eczema.
- Juniper berries, like parsley, can help balance sebum production, which contributes to clear, matte skin. High in flavonoids and antioxidants, it can to resist damage to skin by free radicals. And, in dried berry form, not a concentrated essential oil, it offers mild antibacterial and antimicrobial support for skin while also offering uplifting aromatherapeutic benefits.
This product is not recommended for sensitive skin.
This preservative-free product lasts longer when exposure to the elements (i.e. air, humidity, sunlight) is kept to a minimum. Please store in a cool, dark place and keep tightly sealed between uses.
carum petroselinum (parsley/persil) leaf*, certified organic lavandula angustifolia (lavender) petal*, juniperus communis (juniper/genévrier) berry
*certified organic/certifié organique
steep 1 tbsp of tea in a covered bowl containing 2 cups of boiling water for 5 min while washing and drying face; uncover bowl and hold face above steam for 5 - 10 min; use a towel to create a tent if desired. Store in a cool, dark place
faites tremper 1 cuillère à soupe de thé dans un bol couvert contenant 2 tasses d'eau bouillante pendant 5 min tout en lavant et en séchant votre visage; découvrir le bol et tenir votre visage au-dessus de la vapeur pendant 5 à 10 min; utilisez une serviette pour créer une tente si vous le souhaitez. Garder à l'abri de la lumière et du chaud
Each tin contains 20 g / approx 8 applications.