It’s week three of our colour themes, and this time we’re talking about mint beauty products. Here at HQhair we’re discovering what the herb can do for our skin as well as appreciating the gorgeous pastel green shade. The scent of mint can help to soothe the senses and calm the mind, and we all know about using mint to freshen our breath or as an ingredient when cooking up a storm in the kitchen, but it’s often found in skincare and haircare too.
Mint in Beauty Products
Mint is known for its anti-inflammatory properties, meaning it can help to aid the healing and soothing of bites and itchy or irritated skin. Cult beauty ingredient Salicylic Acid, known for it’s chemical exfoliating properties, is found in mint too, along with Vitamin A which makes it the perfect ingredient to help combat oiliness. The list of benefits of using beauty products containing mint is endless, from cleansing and tightening pores to soothing and exfoliating. But which products would we recommend?