It has never been so challenging to handle the perils of pollution. We have more on our plate that we can chew. Skin is ageing quickly and many of my young friends admit that they can feel it. If you are in your20s, you are going to start caring for your skin that early.
Apart from the natural cycle of ageing, our skin can age faster due to lack of hydration, exercise and proper diet. But the worst enemy is pollution. Most women in their 20s and then in their 40s are facing the worst kind of battle against pollution lead skin damage. The tell tale early signs are darkening, skin sagging, dryness to name a few.
“You cannot avoid pollution anymore, but have to smartlyfight it off. The earth’s rich bounty can help in doing that. But consistentcare is the need of the hour,” shares Sharmili Rajput, CEO, Faces Canada. Here is one natural ingredient which you can look for when picking an ideal winter pollution defense mechanism.
Rich in anti-oxidants, the Moringa leaf is actually well grown in India at the foot of the Himalayas. Its vegetable form is the traditional drum stick used extensively in South Indian cuisine.
Originating from the Moringa Oleifera tree, it’s also grown in Thailand, Taiwan, Africa, and the Philippines. The leaves of the Moringa tree are loaded with vitamins,minerals, essential amino acids, and more. Considered a super food, its leaves are very rich in vitamin C, beta-carotene, quercetin, and chlorogenic acid(chlorogenic acid, has been shown to slow cells’ absorption of sugar, which the world over has been proven to be a lifestyle poison, if not burnt well.
Product to explore:
Faces Canada’s Urban balance range is centered around the ingredient and has some very interesting assortments for both young and mature skin types. It is available only through e-commerce models like Flipkart, Nykaa and Amazon.