THE POWER OF ZINC

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OUR SKIN FLOURISHES WHEN WE GIVE IT THE PROPER MINERALS. OUR BODY IS COMPRISED OF A WIDE ARRAY OF MINERALS THAT HELP US TO PROTECT OURSELVES FROM THE EXTERNAL WORLD AND BUILD THE VERY CORE OF OUR BODY’S STRUCTURE.

Things like calcium, potassium, and iron are crucial to the function and promotion of health in our body. Zinc, however, is a mineral that is often overlooked, which is vital to our health. Zinc is one of the critical minerals within our defense system.

Expert talk

« Zinc is an essential element with important Soothing, puryfing and sebum regulating properties. Its use on skin prone to imperfections allows it to target on 3 of the 4 mechanisms that cause imperfections. Combined with Propolis, it reinforces its purifying and soothing effects. »

 

 

Virginie COUTURAUD
Scientific Director Institut Esthederm
Pharmacy Doctor
DEA in dermo-cosmetology

 

Zinc can be used in skincare to promote the reduction of imperfections. It also can help improve skin appearance and promote a more even, flourishing skin. To better understand how to use zinc within our routines, we first need to understand what is fundamental about this super mineral.

 

How Can We Use Zinc For Our Skin?

However, zinc, in dermatological use, can be applied topically. It can often come in forms of serums and mixed in lotions and ointments to help hydrate the skin. The use of zinc topically is beneficial as it can concentrate more on the mineral to the specific regions of the skin in which we apply it. As a topical agent, zinc can have profound effects on our skin that help reduce imperfections, skin disorders, and improve the skin’s appearance.

 

Discover other essential ingredients:

 

Ferulic Acid

Kaolin

Salicylic Acid