Oil-Control Skincare Products
Sebaceous glands produce a substance called sebum, which is a natural healthy skin lubricant. However, when sebaceous glands become over-active, it results in oily skin conditions. The excessive production of sebum occurs, the skin becomes heavy and thick in texture. Oily skin is typified by shininess, blemishes and pimples. To effectively help sebaceous glands produce decent sebum, the ingredients used in skin care products are important.
Tea tree oil is commonly applied to cosmetics for oil-control purposes. It can effectively prevent the unwanted conditions caused by oily skin and create smoothness of the skin. Recent studies support a role for the topical application of tea tree oil in skin care and for the treatment of various diseases and conditions. Tea tree oil appears to be effective against bacteria, viruses, fungal infection, etc. In the treatment of moderate common acne, topical application of 5 % tea tree oil has shown an outstanding effect.
Witch Hazel consists of astringent components to balance the secretion of sebaceous glands in order to control oil on the skin and refresh/lift the skin. Witch Hazel is also effective for anti-inflammation and anti-oxidization.
Pure lavender extract is very stable and not easily damaged. Its PH value is around ph 5.6~5.9, applicable to most complexions and skin types. It can balance the secretion of sebum to prevent oily skin conditions, which will make the skin the breeding ground for bacteria. Lightening acne scars, rejuvenating cells, and accelerating the birth of new cells are also the benefits the lavender extract brings.