Natural Skincare Ingredients Proven To Work
You need to be able to trust that whatever you put on your skin is safe. At the same time, any skincare you use should actually work too. There has been a recent revolution in people turning to natural skincare for the first reason, however, not all ingredients are created equal. So, when you use them on your skin you know they’re not only safe but will deliver results. Here is a who’s who of those natural skincare superstars, including where they come from and what they do. The best natural skincare ingredients proven to work are...
This yellow compound found in turmeric is more commonly prized for its delicious taste in curry dishes. Curcumin isn’t just great as a culinary delight though. Scientists have recently discovered its benefits on skin. Studies prove that curcumin protects skin by quenching free radicals and calms skin by reducing inflammation. Curcumin even helps increase elasticity and decrease pigmentation and wrinkling caused by long term exposure to the sun. Luscious curry, meet glowing complexion. A wonder of the natural world.
How can you incorporate these ingredients into your skincare routine?
Knowing all about these natural skincare ingredients that work is only the start of making them work for you. Obviously, you can’t just go rubbing food, seaweed and flowers over your skin. Well, you could, but that would be a little weird. The best approach is to always choose skincare products that contain ingredients you know are responsibly sourced and, if possible, come from nature. Check the ingredients list on the back of any bottle. Look for the above compounds and ensure there aren’t any extra nasties there hidden in the small print.
For a skincare product formulated using all of the above, plus a few other proven ingredients, check out Ellus & Krue’s signature EPI-gN Serum™ developed in conjunction with Professor Derek Richard of the Cancer & Ageing Research Foundation.