The ubiquitous pumpkin has successfully transitioned from the holiday table to become an essential part of an effective beauty regimen. Packed with fruit enzymes, alpha hydroxy acids, vitamins A and C, and, derived from the seeds: Zinc and vitamin E, pumpkin has become one of the most recognizable active ingredients known for its skin-rejuvenating properties. It is currently used in a wide range of products in the beauty industry. .
In this weeks beauty roundup we focus on the many practical benefits of pumpkin. From scrubs, masks to cleansers and more, each of the following selections perform a specific task and deliver optimal results.
Eminence Organics Yam and Pumpkin Enzyme Peel 5% – www.eminenceorgaincs.com
To accelerate the most effective seasonal exfoliation, Eminence Organics’ award-winning Yam and Pumpkin Enzyme Peel 5% removes dead skin cells while addressing sun damage, pigmentation, as well as fine lines and wrinkles. Eminence Organics is highly regarded in the spa industry for their superior treatment-based formulas and the Yam and Pumpkin Enzyme Peel speaks highly of their standards of efficacy and pureness. The Enzyme Peel is also available in 20%.
Farmhouse Fresh Splendid Dirt Nutrient Rich Mud Mask wirh Organic Pumpkin Puree www.farmhousefreshgoods.com
The name says it all here! Farmhouse Fresh’s Splendid Dirt Nutrient Rich Mud Mask with Organic Pumpkin Puree combines enzyme-rich organic pumpkin puree with active yogurt cultures and nutrient-rich Ilite and Bentonite clays. This formula deeply cleanses pores, while minimizing their appearance, as well as addresses broken capillaries and overall skin tone and is ideal for an at-home deep cleanse. Please note that because of its active nature, this may not be ideal for very sensitive skin.
MyChelle Dermaceuticals – www.mychelle.com
MyChelle Dermaceuticals offers a selection of pumpkin infused skincare including one of our favorites – the Creamy Pumpkin Cleanser. But in light of all of the products featured, it seems appropriate to include the Pumpkin Renew Cream. Antioxidant-rich Pumpkin Seed Extract is combined with Cloudberry Extract, Shea Butter and Vitamin E in this extremely lightweight and absorbent vegan formula, which is ideal for daily use.
One Love Organics – Oil Cleanser www.oneloveorganics.com
Used as a first step of a cleansing regimen or on their own cleansing oils are perhaps the most effective means of thoroughly removing impurities from the skin and have recently been receiving a lot of attention in the beauty industry. One Love Organics Vitamin B Enzyme Cleansing Oil contains pumpkin seed extract as well as other fruit enzymes to lift away all matters of makeup and debris. Vitamin B has toning and detoxifying properties while the pumpkin seed extract and fruit enzymes aid in exfoliating and softening the skin. This formula suits all skin types but is ideal for a dehydrated complexion.
Russell Organics Rejuvenating Night Serum – www.russellorganics.com
Russell Organics Rejuvenating Night Serum combines pumpkin enzymes with other deliciously fragrant natural fruit enzymes, etc. to hydrate as well as exfoliate the complexion during sleep. It doesn’t get easier than that! This is a highly active formula that is sure to deliver noticeable results, and like all of Russell Organics products cruelty-free, and made with finest natural and organic ingredients.
SpaRitual Hand Print Hand Serum – www.sparitual.com
Sadly, our hands are the first to show the most visible signs of aging. Spa Rituals addresses this with their amazing Hand Print Hand Serum. Rejuvenating Swiss Apple Stem Cells have been combined with Pumpkin Extract, which aids in stimulating the production of collagen as well as promotes elasticity. As well Ginger Root Extract softens and Licorice Root Extract addresses discoloration. And like all Spa Ritual products formulated with Certified Organic ingredients.