Moringa Soothing After-Sun Mask
This deep-soothing and intensely hydrating after-sun mask is packed full of nourishing ingredients to leave sun-kissed skin feeling soft, smooth and fresh. Although this mask can be used all year round, its particularly good after prolonged sun exposure.
Moringa - an excellent source of antioxidants, which help reverse the damage caused by free radicals. It also contains high levels of vitamin A, vitamin C and vitamin E, all of which help promote healthy skin.
Cucumber - contains natural cooling and hydrating properties due to its high water content. It also helps to get rid of any excessive oiliness in the skin.
Kale - a rich source of vitamin C and vitamin A which promotes healthy cell growth, including the cells that make up the dermis and epidermis of your skin.
Mint - contains natural soothing properties as well as being a source of vitamin A, helping to strengthen skin.
Lemon - rich in collagen boosting vitamin C and citric acid, helping to brighten and lighten your skin.
Chia seeds - packed with omega-3 fatty acids which help strengthen your skin, hair, and nails and also reduce inflammation, dryness and increase circulation.
1-2 tsp Aduna Moringa Superleaf Powder
10g kale or spinach leaves
6 sprigs of mint (approx. 10g)
1 tbsp lemon or lime juice
1 tbsp chia seeds
Add all ingredients except the chia seeds to a blender and blend until smooth, adding a splash of water if necessary.
Stir in the chia seeds and refrigerate for at least 20 minutes. Use within 2 days.
Usage: Smooth over clean skin and leave for 10 minutes to soothe sun-damaged skin. Rinse well.
Recipe by Aduna