Natural skincare ingredients are a powerful investment in your well-being and the health of our planet. While many companies like to claim the label of ‘natural’ for their benefit, truly natural products from reputable suppliers are effective, well-researched, and beneficial to the consumer and the environment. The many advantages of using natural skincare ingredients, therefore, compound over time.
1. Safe to use, no side effects
A genuinely natural skincare ingredient is hypoallergenic and tested by dermatologists, so the product is much less likely to cause rashes or irritation when compared with non-natural skincare products.
This produces confidence in the product. You know you can trust your skincare products and use them when travelling, after a stressful week, or following a big night out, appreciating that your skincare regimen isn’t going to contribute to any skin problems.
2. Good for all skin types
It’s possible to find cosmetics and skincare products for every single skin type. Whether you struggle with dry skin or oily skin, and regardless of your skin tone, there are options on the market for everyone. In addition, because genuine natural skincare products are hypoallergenic, it is, in general, much easier to find options that will work for your skin.
3. No irritation
It’s no surprise that artificial, chemical-based colours and corrosive ingredients harm the skin. You may find that it’s hard to bring your skin back to balance when harsh cleansers strip your complexion of essential oils and nutrients, chemical-laden makeup blocks your pores, and unnatural moisturisers prevent your skin from being able to breathe.
Natural skincare ingredients promote your body’s natural balance and help your skin breathe. They help to heal your skin rather than just providing short-term relief or concealing the problem while simultaneously making it worse.
4. Better in the long run
Natural skincare ingredients hydrate, balance, and heal over time. It might take a bit longer to see the results. However, natural products are much more of an investment into the long-term health of your skin.
In a year, two years, and ten years you will see the rewards of your natural skincare choices. If you’re located in Hertfordshire and seeking powerful, natural skin remedies, consider skin rejuvenation treatments in Stevenage.
5. Organic products are pure
Any product that deserves the label of ‘organic’ is pure and uncontaminated by harmful ingredients. You can rest in the knowledge that your products were created without harmful pesticides, fertilisers, or other artificial agents.
The production of organic, natural ingredients avoids many of the downfalls associated with more industrial methods of skincare product manufacturing. The production of chemical-heavy ingredients has negative impacts on several levels.
If skincare products are cultivated in the form of crops to convert to chemicals, fertilisers, and pesticides run off into the environment, harming the surrounding flora and fauna. These chemicals enter the ground and the water, where they continue to do harm.
When you wash chemical-based makeup and skincare products from your skin, those chemicals are dispersed into the water system and wider environment. Most waste disposal processes are imperfect. This means that chemicals and contaminants from synthetic skincare products can leach back into the environment. These harmful ingredients can, therefore, have a second chance to cause harm to plants, animals, and water systems long after they’ve left your body.
In an age where our environmental and ethical decisions matter, choosing natural skincare products is a way of caring for the planet and all our fellow earth-dwellers.
7. Toxic load
The term ‘toxic load’ is a way of referring to the accumulated toxins that our body handles. We can absorb toxins through the air we breathe, the water we drink, the food we eat, the clothes we wear, and our skincare products.
While we can’t control every aspect of life, taking more control of our rate of toxin absorption guards our health. Minimising the absorption of harmful chemicals may help mitigate the onset of chronic diseases, protect mental health, and improve everyday energy levels.
8. No harm to the internal body
Natural skincare ingredients don’t just protect the long-term health of your skin. Because they minimise your body’s toxic load, they also protect the health of your internal organs. It’s hard to link one particular ingredient with increased longevity. However, natural skincare ingredients do work to prevent your internal body from sustaining unnecessary harm and complement a healthy lifestyle.
Many natural skincare products are more affordable than their synthetic alternatives. Also, by not contributing to any chronic health issues, they may save you healthcare costs in the long run. Because they help to heal rather than conceal existing skin conditions, they also are dual-purpose. They help to give you the looks you want and the healing you need.
Natural skincare ingredients are a multi-faceted, multi-purpose investment into the long-term health of your body, your appearance, and the planet. They provide the mindful consumer with a way of mitigating her environmental impact and making empowered, informed choices about her long-term health. As a result, natural skincare ingredients provide beauty enthusiasts with skin regimens that are as glamorous as they are ethical.
Dr. Harry Singh
Dr. Harry Singh dually trained and qualified as dentist and facial aesthetician at Aesthetics, has a real passion & interest in advancing his skills & learning new facial aesthetic treatments, in order to offer a variety of treatment options to his patients.