Pumpkin not only contains a delicious and nutritious punch in your favorite recipes, Pumpkin face masks could be your favorite skincare treatment too. With benefits ranging from increasing hydration levels to brightening skin tone, pumpkin is a beauty-boosting superstar. Read on to find out why a pumpkin face mask is exactly what your skin needs and what Eminence Organics Pumpkin products will complement your skincare routine.
Pumpkin benefits for skin care
It often conjures up memories of a savory coffee cake or tart, spread over a luscious layer of pumpkin mask not only smells heavenly, but also leaves baby skin soft and silky. This is because pumpkin pulp and pumpkin seed oil contain a wide range of beneficial nutrients including vitamins, minerals, fatty acids, and alpha hydroxy acids (AHAs).
We have identified before that AHAs are key to a radiant and radiant complexion, helping with exfoliation, moisture retention and reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. In addition to this luminous goodness, pumpkin is also rich in antioxidants and vitamins A and C. As a product support representative for Eminence Organics Alicia hawthorne Explain, “Vitamin A and C help defend against oxidative damage. Vitamin C is especially great for treating and reducing the appearance of dark spots.. “
What the experts say about pumpkin face masks
As a licensed esthetician, Alicia offers an expert insight into why pumpkin is such a sought-after ingredient and why estheticians may choose a pumpkin face mask in the treatment room. Alicia shared that this humble orange squash has five amazing benefits:
- Infuse skin with bioflavonoids.
- Deeply hydrates and tones the skin
- It stimulates collagen production.
- Provides antioxidant and anti-aging benefits.
- Provides beta-carotene, amino acids and fruit enzymes to the skin.
Pumpkin benefits leave you with the complexion of your dreams all year long, but this fall favorite ingredient It is especially useful as the seasons change. Using pumpkin products allows estheticians to help alleviate skin care problems, such as dehydration and redness caused by dryness. Alicia sums it up perfectly, saying: “As the seasons change, our skin tends to suffer a loss of hydration and can take advantage of exfoliation. Whether it’s fine lines and wrinkles, post-summer UV exposure, or change in environment due to central heating or air, skin can usually use a little TLC and pumpkin is here to help. “.
Eminence Organics’ Best Pumpkin Picks
Incorporating pumpkin into your skincare ritual is easy. There are several fabulous options from Eminence Organics ranging from home treatments to spa treatments, ensuring your skin remains soft and supple.
Our The Pumpkin Latte Hydrating Mask will leave your skin looking smooth and vibrant. This pumpkin mask helps restore the skin’s natural hydration balance with Vitamin E and Omega 9 fatty acids in a dreamy fresh pumpkin puree to combat the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Alicia recommends making your own mixology of the Pumpkin Latte Hydrating Mask followed by the Cranberry Pomegranate Mask for a true seasonal mix! See this In the mix video for more beautiful pumpkin mask mixes to inspire you.
Pumpkin Yam Enzyme Peel
Our award-winning Pumpkin yam enzyme peel 5% is a homemade exfoliating peel that contains lactic and glycolic acids. This treatment refines and evens the skin tone, including the appearance of dark spots, and provides a gentle exfoliation without irritation. Please note that this exfoliation should be rinsed off well after applying and neutralized with our Chamomile calming toner.
If you are looking for a deeper exfoliation to complement your home care, we also have the concentrate Yam & Pumpkin Pro Enzyme Peel 20%. This exfoliation is only available as a luxury spa treatment by a trained esthetician in a Eminence Organics Spa Partner.
The Yam & Pumpkin Pro Enzyme Peel isn’t our only professional pumpkin treat; You can literally be wrapped in pumpkin goodness with our Pumpkin cream body wrap. Not only does this professional treatment feel like decadent bliss, it will leave your skin glowing from head to toe. With pumpkin as the main ingredient (of course!), This luxurious body wrap also features skincare saviors like shea butter, lavender, and chamomile to deeply nourish and soften. After the esthetician has rinsed off this wrap and massaged into a Eminence Organics body moisturizer, You will find an improved appearance of your skin texture, a reduction in the appearance of fine lines, and an overall feeling of deeply hydrated skin. To learn more about this treatment, contact your favorite. Eminence Organics Spa Partner and find out what services and consultations they are currently providing.
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This post was originally published on September 2018, and has been updated to ensure accuracy and completeness.