Mineral cosmetics are an alternative to all the chemical-based cosmetics you see in the market. Cosmetics based on artificial ingredients can actually mar the skin instead of rejuvenating it or making it look healthier. With mineral cosmetics you don’t have to be worried about this because it contains naturally occurring minerals that have been used for cosmetic purposes for thousands of years.
Since mineral cosmetics do not include dyes, synthetic fragrance, talc, bismuth oxychloride, petroleum derivatives and so on, they have a softer effect on your skin. Cosmetic companies actually use them as part of the ingredients in their product (for example in foundation cream or eye shadow) to give their product texture and luster. When you apply these minerals to your skin, it gives the skin a natural glow and adds health and vitality to it.
Mineral cosmetics are most suitable for people who have been suffering a lot by applying cosmetics to their skin. If you have a sensitive skin type, then mineral cosmetics is most suitable for you as it won’t hurt thee skin. Even if you are having a problem such as acne or pimples, minerals cosmetics will make the area look normal, without causing worse irritations.
Since mineral cosmetics offer such benefits, the cosmetic industry is now promoting them as a healthier alternative. The use of minerals such as zinc oxide will serve as a natural sunscreen protection to the face and also fight off bacteria. Mica, can give a variety of skin shades and this means any skin tone and texture can match with the colors produced using Mica.
Silica is an ingredient used in mineral cosmetics to help reduce excess oils on the face . It can also reduce fine line and wrinkles. It’s proved to be successful on allergy treating products as well. Boron Nitride is used by companies in their glow and veils. In Mineral cosmetics, it helps to keep the make-up stay longer on your face and it’s also known for its anti-bacterial properties. Allantoin is an ingredient that protects the skin and speeds up the growth of healthy tissues. When you apply mineral cosmetics which have these ingredients it makes your skin healthier.
Mineral cosmetics are available in a variety of shades and products ranges from eye shadow, lipstick, blushers to foundation cram and much more. Users of mineral cosmetics greatly benefit by way of applying products that contain ingredients which are anti-inflammatory, purified and natural which means they are able to maintain healthier skin and look good at the same time. One important aspect of mineral cosmetic is that they do not require any preservatives to keep them fresh which means none of the strong chemical preservative ingredients are sued here. Mineral cosmetics are light-weight and when you apply them to face that’s cleaned and moisturized, it simply binds to the skin and does not wear off or sweat off your face, which is great when you need to be with your make-up on for a long time.
Its’ better to switch over to them over traditional chemical-based cosmetics we have seen and used all these years.
Donna Collins, a beautician with experience in facial massage and usage of cosmetics according to the type of the skin. You can visit mysite for more information.