There is no secret, green tea has many benefits to our health and overall well-being. As a drink, green tea contains high concentrations of antioxidants that help our bodies flush out any toxins. Researchers have found that the use or consumption of green tea has proven to improve health benefits such as heart and brain health. While drinking green tea has amazing benefits, it is also equally as powerful when used on skin.
In many cosmetic and skincare products, green tea is seen as an active ingredient. Green tea is one of the most natural ways to improve the appearance of the skin! Drinking green tea is great for your overall health, but there are also numerous benefits when applied to the skin. Check out all the skin care benefits that green tea has to offer!
What is Green Tea?
Green tea is derived from the leaves of the Camellia Sinensis plant. While many people think that green tea is a herbal tea, it is actually considered a true tea along with black tea, white tea, and oolong tea. Green tea has an earthy flavor and aroma, with the appearance of light yellow or pale green for its appearance. It is one of the least processed true teas in the market, allowing it to still maintain its full health benefits.
Green Tea in Skin Care Products
Green tea is used in a variety of ways when it comes to skin care products. Green tea creams, lotions, and face wash have become very popular among the western world, with its origins coming from many Asian markets such as china. Many people prefer the extract of green tea as an alternative to skin care products, these come in the form of essential oils or supplement pills. With a variety of ways to use green tea, they have all been clinically proven to help skin disorders and improve skin health.
The overall main benefit of using green tea infused skin care products is that it soothes and protects the skin. It also helped reduce the production of sebum; dead skin and oils that clog up our pores. The overproduction of sebum can lead to acne or pimples on the skin. The final benefit is that it is proven to help minimize the signs of aging. Green tea products are generally safe for all skin types to use. However if you have been diagnosed with hypersensitivity, you should use green tea skin products in a cautious manner. Unlike many skin skincare products, green tea is safe to use on a daily basis and is safe to incorporate into your daily skin care routine. Since green tea is an antioxidant, it works well with other skin care products that provide antioxidants. It is suggested that pairing green tea products with products containing Vitamin C is proven to help leave your skin fresh and glowing.
Amire's Green Tea Dead Sea Salt Scrub
Our green tea dead sea salt scrub has the general benefits of green tea such as, reducing redness and irritation, fighting inflammation, and soothing the skin. However, our products have added ingredients to help leave your skin looking fresh. One of the major ingredients includes sea salt from the dead sea. Dead sea salt is known to clear pores and detoxify the skin. This works well with green tea as they both help clear the pores of sebum. Argan oil is also added to help repair and protect the skin from harmful uv rays. The next ingredient is sunflower oil, which helps aid in healing and moisturizing. Sunflower oil contains vitamin E, an ingredient that works synergistically with green tea to help reduce toxins. Lastly, peppermint oil is added to sooth and calm the skin of inflammation. Pairing this scrub with Amire’s Vitamin C serum will help give your skin that extra boost to looking bright and radiant.
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