With mineral rich clays and active botanicals, this cleansing and exfoliating mask clears the way for the scalp to work at its best. This formula helps to extract and eliminate debris, while also soothing the skin. Dermal Mud rejuvenates and revives poor scalp conditions and is perfect for use as a pre-scalp treatment for bonding.
How to Use:
1. Apply a thin layer of mud and leave for 5-10 minutes.
2. Rinse under warm water.
3. Towel dry or blow-dry under a cool setting.
Highlighted Ingredients & Hair Care Benefits
A clay is full of metallic elements rich in magnesium and potassium, carrying a negative charge. This negative charged Bentonite draws out positively charged toxins and bonds to them to go with water during cleansing, making an excellent detoxifier for scalp and hair. Its protective properties are believed to include its ability to absorb and nullify toxic substances that damage while acting as a barrier. Bentonite also exfoliates because it naturally contains silica. Moreover, the clay has healing properties with many anecdotal data due to its unique mineral composition.
Due to the high oleic acid content and monounsaturated fats, Avocado oil penetrates the hair shaft, imparting intense hydration. Its antioxidants, biotin, minerals, essential fatty acids, and vitamins A, B-5, and E support the healthy scalp. Moreover, proven to improve a dry and flaking scalp, Avocado oil helps boost blood flow to the scalp, unclogging blocked follicles, creating a healthy scalp environment for hair to grow. Avocado polyphenols help shield the scalp and hair from environmental aggressors, including UV damage and pollutants.
Peppermint menthol imparts a freshened aroma and tingly sensation on the scalp leaving it cooled and soothed. It also increases the circulation with a vasodilator-like effect due to peppermint, which may improve hair growth and prevent hair loss.
The fatty acid profile contains Oleic Acids (Omega 9), Linoleic Acids (Omega 6), Alpha-Linolenic Acid (Omega 3), Palmitic Acid, Stearic Acid with Vitamin A, and Vitamin E. Almond oil has been used for centuries for its scalp -soothing properties, moisturizing and anti-aging abilities. Gamma linoleic acid (GLA) – which comes from omega-6, is highly found in Almond kernel carrier oil and works to balance the moisture content in the scalp. This non-irritating, soothing oil has a light texture that absorbs rapidly and penetrates deeply into the scalp and hair, leaving it smooth and soft.
An alpha hydroxy acid- Lactic Acid works by breaking down dead skin lurking in the roots and dissolving product buildup. This gentle exfoliation improves hair health and allows the roots to grow. Lactic acid also enhances the scalp’s natural moisture, which hydrates hair and scalp.
This potent humectant that attracts and locks in moisture helps uphold the scalp’s protective barrier, boosts hydration, and relieves dryness while refreshing the scalp.
Oxidative stress has been linked with the lackluster quality of hair. Tocopheryl Acetate -a form of vitamin E promotes scalp health and provides hair with a solid base to grow by reducing oxidative stress. Vitamin E Acetate also preserves protective lipid layer.