WHAT MAKES IT SPECIAL?
It features an exquisite blend of the most superfood powders on Earth! They all come from whole plants and are replenished with the highest amounts of antioxidants, vitamins and minerals. These botanicals are harvested from their Andean native source, so they share the same vibration and energy to act powerfully in synergy for an overall healthy and youthful skin. They all have been used in food and medicine since ancient times.
WHAT TO EXPECT:
– A replenishment of vital nutrients that strengthens all skin functions.
– Deep purification of skin.
– Balance of skins oiliness.
– Increase of blood circulation.
– Slowing of the aging process.
– Boost of collagen production.
– An overall clarifying complexion.
ACTIVE RAW PLANTS:
◦ MACA: born in the high Andean lands of Peru at an altitude between 3700 and 4450 meters above sea level. This energizing root is locally known as “the Inca fountain of youth”. It is very rich in minerals, vitamins B, C, E + amino acids. Promotes the cells’ renewal, boosts the skin’s luminosity and slows the aging process.
◦ ALGARROBO: from the dry north Pacific Coast of Peru. It´s a gourmet fruit rich in minerals, vitamins B, tannins and lysine. With antioxidant, healing, balancing and antiseptic properties.
◦ LUCUMA: native to the valleys of the mid-coast of Peru. This outstanding fruit has very high content in niacin (vitamin B3), beta-carotenes and minerals. It has energizing, nourishing, firming and anti-aging properties.
◦ MARAS SALT: mysteriously formed in the high Andean lands of Peru, in the Sacred Valley of Cuzco. It receives the direct energizing rays of the sun. It has 84 minerals with detox and anti-inflammatory properties.
◦ MUÑA: locally well known as “the mint of the Andes”. It grows at 3400 m above sea level. It has soothing and antiseptic properties.
◦ GREEN CLAY: rich in minerals, it is valued for its highly absorbent properties. It removes impurities and tightens the pores, toning the skin, exfoliating dead skin cells and reducing inflammation in acne.
WHY YOU WILL LOVE IT:
– All the ingredients are superfood-grade.
– It´s fragrance-free, with no essential oils.
– You will feel all sciencey and notice that there is something so satisfying about mixing a mask yourself.
– It´s anti-pollution, as it effectively cleans and protects the skin.
– You will instantly notice a smooth, purified skin.
Skin Type: Normal, Combination, Mature and Oily.
Skincare Concerns: Dullness, Uneven Texture, Acne, Flabby skin, Aging.
- As an Exfoliant:
Mix a teaspoon of powder with a few drops of water in your palm to make a paste. Massage into skin, then rinse and pat dry.
- As a treating Mask:
Mix in a bowl one teaspoon of this powder with a few drops of water or with a few drops of AYPA´s Raw Face Oil until it reaches a mud-like texture (the more liquid you add, the thinner the consistency). Apply gently to face and neck with finger tips or a mask brush. Leave on for 10-20 minutes before rinsing with warm water or using a muslin cloth.
It is normal if you experience a tickling sensation or if the skin appears slightly pink as a result of the increased circulation sparked by the active ingredients in this mask. Keep in dry place.
It can be used once per week.
FULL INGREDIENTS (INCI):
Lepidium Meyenii root powder (Maca), Illite (Green Clay), Prosopis Pallida powder (Algarrobo), Pouteria Lucuma powder (Lucuma), Minthostachys mollis powder (Muña), Sodium Chloride (Maras Salt).
* 100% natural, organic and fair trade ingredients.