Surprising Thanksgiving Foods That Double As Skincare Ingredients
As the crisp autumn air settles in and leaves transform into a vibrant tapestry of reds, oranges, and golds, anticipation builds for the tradition of Thanksgiving. Beyond the delectable feast, Thanksgiving is a moment to reflect on gratitude, expressing appreciation for the abundance in our lives. As we give thanks for the blessings that surround us, we are reminded of the importance of connection, love, and the simple joys that make life truly meaningful.
We love leftovers as much as the next person. But, have you ever considered the surprising connection between Thanksgiving foods and skincare? Beyond the delicious feast, some traditional holiday dishes are packed with nutrients that offer benefits for your skin. From antioxidant-rich cranberries to sweet potatoes loaded with beta-carotene, these culinary delights might just be the secret ingredients your skincare routine needs.
At Skintuition, we not only offer chemical peels and organic enzymes in our array of services, but we also carry some great at-home exfoliants, masques and scrubs that encorporate foods that double as skincare ingredients.
One of the services we offer in spa are Skintuition's Custom Peel's, we have three different levels your esthetician chooses from for your specific needs. One of our level one peels features IMAGE's Ormedic Lift Enzyme. It is a blend of pumpkin, pineapple, papaya and mango fruit enzymes and peptides in an organic aloe vera gel base. This non-chemical peel rebalances, regenerates and restores skin while comfrey plant derived stem cell technology recharges your skin's stem cells helping to maintain youthfulness of the skin.
Éminence Organic Skincare offers a couple of great, at-home products that we carry in-store, and online!
Accelerate the exfoliation process with this enzyme peel that removes dead skin cells, reduces the appearance of pigmentation, fine lines and sun damage. This delicious purée of yam and pumpkin leaves skin looking firm and radiant.
Restore your skin’s natural moisture balance with our Pumpkin Latte Hydration Masque. Vitamin E and Omega-9 nutrients combine in this dreamy puree of fresh pumpkin to fight the appearance of aging and environmental stress on your skin.
Or, if you're looking to treat yourself to a seasonal sugar scrub, which also makes a great gift, you can treat yourself to an all organic body scrub.
Simple Sugars products cleanse, exfoliate, and moisturize in one step, so you NEVER need lotion or moisturizer. All products are formulated for daily use, and are safe for even the most sensitive skin. To use, simply stir your product, apply to wet skin in the shower, scrub until the sugar dissolves, rinse off, and towel dry!
Have you explored the idea of incorporating Thanksgiving staples into your beauty regimen for a natural and festive glow?