Rich in minerals, trace elements and organic matter, Manicouagan marine mud nourishes the skin and stimulates the epidermis.
Its levels of chlorophyll, carotenoids, phycoerythrin, phycocyanin and oxides, gives it antioxidant, detoxifying, exfoliating and anti-aging properties.
These unique natural attributes make Manicouagan mineral mud an exceptional care.
Clay also contributes to skin firmness and reduces fine lines and wrinkles by improving collagen synthesis. Marine clay attracts and clings to toxins to extract them from the biological system. As a weekly treatment or as a face cream, it can improve the functionality of the skin by accentuating its barrier capacities, making it more elastic and sanitizing it.
Sea mud regulates sebum production, which helps reduce blemishes. It has always been used to treat rashes and is effective against oily skin due to its ability to absorb excess sebum and cleanse clogged pores.
Marine clay helps relieve muscle, joint and back pain. The pore water in clay encourages tissue to tighten, flushes out secretions, and reduces muscle aches and pain thanks to anti-inflammatory properties. In some cases, it can even smooth the appearance of cellulite.
The high level of calcium in Manicouagan mud helps to reduce the effect of muscle tension, while other electrically charged particles help flush out toxins. Combined with massage and essential oils, it becomes an ideal remedy against mental and physical stress. As it dries on the skin, the clay stimulates blood circulation by drawing blood flow to the treated area to help the skin nourish itself of sea salts, minerals and the water it contains.
Thanks to its high level of illite, quartz and oxides of sodium and potassium, Manicouagan clay effectively removes dead cells from the surface of the skin. It absorbs oil secreted by the skin and reduces impurities before they cause blemishes, leaving skin looking clearer and healthier.
Thanks to its chemical composition, including minerals like magnesium, potassium, calcium, sodium, iron and zinc, applying Manicouagan clay helps remineralize the skin. When the skin absorbs these substances, its epidermal layers are beautified.