What is Seaweed?

Seaweed is a popular ingredient in many spa treatments worldwide.  Luxury spas include seaweed as a primary ingredient in many of their masks.

What does Seaweed do for the skin?

  • Stimulates and improves blood and lymph circulation
  • Revitalizes the skin
  • Firms the skin
  • Re-establishes natural moisture levels
  • Nourishes the skin
  • Oxygenates the skin
  • Detoxifies the skin

The benefits of seaweed to the skin include:

  • Re-balancing
  • Nourishing
  • Hydrating
  • Cell regenerating
  • Re-mineralizing

These benefits are achieved due to the concentration of the following elements:

  • Mineral salts
  • Amino acids
  • Vitamins A,C,B1,B12,E,PP,K, D
  • Trace elements

Seaweed has a complete spectrum of minerals, which makes it easy to absorb into the skin, adding texture and tone to the skin.

Many of the best skin products use seaweed extract for its natural ability to detoxify and purify the skin.  It can be found in facial moisturizers, body moisturizers, eye serums and eye creams.

You can find both red and green seaweed extract as an ingredient in some of the below items:

  • Dark Circle Serum by Wrinkle System
  • HGF Youth Elixir by EliteSkin
  • Ultra Cleanser by EliteSkin

Many other skin products use seaweed extract, not just the latest spa treatments.  If you take a long look around you are sure to find that some of the most effective, and best-selling skin care products use seaweed extract as one of the active ingredients.