100% natural (70% organic) gentle face scrub with azuki beans, orange peel, baobab powder, plantain powder, horsetail, redbush & sweet orange essential oil.
This organic scrub is inspired by the ancient beauty secret of Japanese Geishas. A royal beauty treatment, Azuki beans are milled as per the tradition, then blended with wonderful botanical ingredients.
Very gentle on your skin, the natural scrubbing particles remove dead skin cells, exfoliate, unclog pores and leave your skin silky smooth and glowing! It is perfect for getting rid of bacteria and build up of skin impurities, while feeding the skin.
Also recommended as part of the shaving routine as it prevents ingrown hair and is gentle enough not to irritate the skin.
Directions for use:
- Add a little water to a spoonful of zuki zuki in a bowl ato form a paste. We recommend 5ml granules with 7.5ml water.
- Gently massage your face and neckline – you can even do this in the shower.
- If you have time, leave it on as a mask for 5 – 10 minutes. This allows the skin to absorb all the vitamins and polyphenols in the botanicals.
- Rinse well.
Choice of 35g or 70g glass jar.
The scrub consists of dry granules and therefore has a long shelf life.
Key ingredients properties:
Azuki beans: gently buffs away dull, dry skin and gives your face a fresh, healthy glow. It is wonderful in cleansing pores as it absorbs excess oils, removes dead skin, unclogs the pores and promotes circulation.
Orange peel: with a high content of citric acid which aids in skin exfoliation and helps to dry out acne, Orange peel has a higher content of Vitamin C than the orange itself. Improves the overall look of your skin, treats blackheads, dead cells, acne, and blemishes. It also brightens your face.
Baobab powder: an antioxidant powerhouse that contains high levels of vitamin C and Polyphenols, making it the perfect beauty booster.
Polyphenols are antioxidant plant chemicals including flavonoids, bioflavonoids, flavanols and tannins. Superfood for your skin!
Plantain powder: Allantoin is found in the leaves of the plantain, it supports faster healing, kills germs, and stimulates the growth of new skin cells.
Horsetail: high in vegetal silica and has diuretic, astringent and wound healing properties, and is useful for improving circulation, as well as boosting and rejuvenating the connective tissue and regenerating skin cells. The high silica content also has a softening and smoothing effect on the skin and is assists a healthy skin composition.
Redbush: packed with antioxidants and rich in polyphenols/flavonoids such as aspalathin, quercetin, rutin and luteolin and minerals K, Na, Mg & Ca.
Rooibos: rich with the enzyme superoxide dismutase, an excellent anti-aging substance that aids in the production of healthy skin-producing cells.
- Safe for a pregnant woman.
- Biodegradable formulation
- Sustainably sourced ingredients
- Some settling may occur. Containers are filled by weight, not volume.
May contain traces of nuts.