India is changing.Sure, beauty needs a change with times, and with new routines and lifestyles, but
there are some long-established, conventional ingredients that can always help boost your natural
beauty. According to Ayurveda, most of our skin issues can be cured with the help of ingredients
and herbs found in our natural ecosystem.
The great Himalayas, lush Indian forests, and the deep blue Indian seas are home to a wide number of natural ingredients that could work wonders for your skin. With increasing beauty consciousness, chemical-laden products are commonly being replaced by scrubs, face washes, packs, oils that are infused solely with traditional ingredients like Ashwagandha, Himalayan Shilajit, Sandalwood, and an endless list of homegrown herbs.
Sharing below a list of natural ingredients that are a must-haves in your every day and night beauty
This superior rejuvenative ingredient is renowned for its anti-aging and antioxidant-rich properties. It also helps stimulate the immune system, and increases vitality, energy, endurance and stamina. Ashwagandha helps in the production of natural skin oils. It is also known to aid in the production of skin-enriching compounds like hyaluronan (hydration), elastin (suppleness) and
Not only does this help with age spots, this Hibiscus benefit can encourage an all round fresher, younger, smoother looking complexion. The natural acids present in Hibiscus help to purify your skin by breaking down dead skin and increasing cell turnover, they can even help to control acne breakouts.
Also known as wild turmeric , this purifies and refines skin texture, and brightens the skin. Regular use of this ingredient rejuvenates your skin leaving it blemish-free, clear and radiant. Make this Ayurvedic masque a part of your daily skin regime for healthy and youthful skin.Saffron In texts of Ayurveda, saffron is classified under ‘Varnya’ gana—the category of ingredients that gives the skin a rich, warm and healthy, glowing complexion. Saffron is chock-full of antioxidants,
including vitamin C, and has anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties.
Anti-aging is one of the major Shilajit benefits for the skin. Fulvic acid is a primary compound in Shilajit that helps regulate signs of skin aging. It is also a source of antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties that aid the repair of cell damage and limit the deterioration of the body due to age.
Talking about the use of marigold to treat skin problems, the flower has several benefits as it has
antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. Marigold is also a strong antiseptic agent and is
considered to be very effective astringent. Hence, it is beneficial for skin problems and also
enhances one’s beauty.
This bitter medicinal herb has been a constant in soaps in India for a long time for its purifying
benefits.The antibacterial properties of neem fight acne-causing bacteria, which helps in the
treatment and prevention of acne. Also, it’s extremely useful in controlling oil production in the
skin. Neem has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties that may soothe irritated skin.