In a beauty world flooded with extravagant claims, there's a growing shift towards clean skincare that champions the use of natural, sustainable ingredients. Ayurvedic components, celebrated for their enduring benefits in skin health and overall well-being, have become a major player in the realm of natural skincare. And for good reason. Ayurveda, an ancient Indian system of natural medicine, has a rich tradition of using herbs, botanicals, and minerals for various health and beauty purposes.
Ayurvedic skincare is based on the principle of balancing the three doshas (Vata, Pitta, and Kapha) to achieve radiant and healthy skin. More on this later.
Here are some Ayurvedic ingredients commonly found in clean skincare products and their benefits:
+ Turmeric (Haldi)
Known for its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, turmeric helps to soothe and brighten the skin. It's especially effective in treating acne and reducing redness and puffiness.
Neem is a powerful natural cleanser that helps to combat acne, soothe irritation, and control excess oil production. It's often used in face masks, cleansers, and toners.
+ Aloe Vera
Aloe vera is a hydrating and soothing ingredient that helps heal and rejuvenate the skin. It's an excellent choice for sensitive skin and can be used as a moisturizer or in masks.
Sandalwood has a cooling effect and is often used to treat acne, reduce scars, and soothe sunburns. It's an excellent addition to face packs and facial oils.
Honey is a natural humectant that helps to retain moisture in the skin. It also has antibacterial properties, making it an effective treatment for acne and blemishes.
+ Rose Water
Rose water is a natural toner that helps balance the skin's pH, reduce redness, and provide a refreshing feel. It's suitable for all skin types.
+ Coconut Oil
Coconut oil is a versatile ingredient that can be used as a moisturizer, makeup remover, and hair conditioner. It's rich in fatty acids that nourish and protect the skin.
Why we use Ayurvedic ingredients in Arkhelm
Ayurvedic skincare focuses on overall well-being, addressing skin concerns while also considering mental and emotional balance. Which is incredibly important to us growing millennials.
Ayurvedic ingredients are natural and free from harsh chemicals, making them safe for all skin types, including sensitive and reactive skin. Ayurvedic ingredients also help balance the skin's natural functions, preventing imbalances that can lead to various skin issues.
It's time to come clean
By incorporating Ayurvedic ingredients into your skincare routine, you not only achieve healthier, radiant skin but also contribute to a more environmentally responsible approach to beauty.