Introducing Mindbodygreen post-biotic hand wash for softer skin
But part of the bigger picture was missing. No matter how diligently users applied the hand cream, the skin would eventually flake off again when they went to use less-than-ideal soap.
mindbodygreen Postbiotic Hand Wash is an emollient that helps your skin feel fresh and energized throughout the day. With a blend of bio-friendly ingredients, antioxidants and moisturizing natural extracts, it nourishes your skin as you wash.
I’ll start with mild plant-based surfactants that won’t strip your skin of its natural oils, won’t weaken the barrier or disrupt the biome, and yet create a lovely light lather. All surfactants are made from readily available renewable sources such as coconuts and are completely biodegradable. They are proven to be safe in wash-off formulas (note: you should never leave surfactants on your skin – no matter how gentle they are).
From there, the formula is enhanced with organic aloe vera, red algae and plant oils for hydration. Aloe is a natural moisturizer that can help fade dark spots and soothe inflammation, while also giving this gel a soft texture. It also contains cold-pressed organic moringa seed oil and oat oil, two botanical oils ideal for sensitive skin. For example, research shows that oat oil was known increase the level of ceramides in the skin1. Moringa seed oil is rich in antioxidants and fatty acids to strengthen the skin barrier. Finally, red algae extract has been shown to help strengthen skin cells natural synthesis of hyaluronic acid2which means your skin retains water better throughout the day.
It is packed with antioxidants and biotic active substances. Special biotechnological pre- and post-biotic ingredients help support the skin’s microbiome, soothe irritations, strengthen the skin barrier, smooth texture and overall make skin more alive. And the antioxidant coenzyme Q10 helps the skin fight free radical damage and signs of aging.