When it comes to beauty buzz-words, “purify” is once which gets used a lot – but what does it really mean to purify the skin? Well, in simple terms, purifying your skin just means clearing it of the toxins and bacteria that build up throughout the day. We have several products here at Pure Beauty which do an almost miraculous job of purifying the skin, and here are five of our favourites:
This facial mask from Elemis is based on a potent and purifying combination of Brazilian purple clay and an omega-rich super berry complex to balance the skin and mattify the T-Zone. It contains a natural prebiotic which comes from sugar, which will help to support the skin’s microflora, helping it to stay healthy from within.
This cleansing wash from Dermalogica is formulated to purify teenage skin which is oily and acne-prone, giving you a potent purifying action which won’t irritate or upset the skin. . Salicylic Acid breaks up clumped dead skin cells and clears trapped oil to help wipe out existing and future breakouts.
Using oil to fight oil may seem like an odd concept but this purifying facial oil from Decleor is designed to do exactly that. It’s a has dry oil, which has been carefully blended to make a real difference to combination and oily skin types. It purifies the skin, reduces sebum excess, and tightens pores, to help reduce the appearance of blemishes
Vitamin C is an excellent alternative if you’re unable to use products containing glycolic acid and this cleanser from Jan Marini is packed with it. It works to a luxurious lather, purifying the skin and washing away impurities for a clearer, more refined complexion. It also preps the skin, making it more receptive to the other C-ESTA products in the range, increasing their effectiveness.
Clay is an amazing ingredient for purifying the skin and this powder cleanser from Decleor is produced using 98% natural-origin clays. It contains a professional formulation of essential oils and is enriched with neroli and green oregano essential oils to help with oily and combination skin types.