At some point during your wellness journey, you realise that if you care about what goes into your body when it comes to what you eat, it makes sense to consider what goes on it, too.
It's okay if it feels daunting to transition from products that you've used routinely to something new entirely. It might mean investing time to learn about alternative ingredients and then trying out a variety of products. But dive in, and you might notice a few differences in how you approach skincare. Here’s what we mean.
1. You’ll approach skincare from the inside out.
Skincare is just one part of your health and wellness journey, adjacent with diet, exercise, and sleep. You might already approach each of these parts with intention, yet the skin, after all, is the body’s largest organ. Building a plant-rich skincare regimen—one that’s free from synthetic preservatives and synthetic fragrances, parabens, and phthalates—helps you start from within, working with your body for nourishment and wellbeing, rather than against it.
2. You’ll want to make it a ritual.
Taking care of your skin with gentle products that use flowers, fruits, root extracts, minerals, and essential oils can be a deeper, holistic experience that involves your senses, too. If that feels like a new self-care ritual, go with it.
3. You’ll nourish your skin as an act of self-love.
Whether wellness for you means making meals with real, whole foods, carving out time for some sort of physical movement like hiking or yoga, or checking in with yourself through daily meditation or journal writing, it all comes back to nourishing your body and soul. When it comes to skincare, don’t be surprised if a kinder regimen (think less harsh or stripping) allows you to take on a sense of gratitude as you go through it.
4. You’ll make a conscious choice to help make change possible.
It’s not just about the skincare benefits. Earth-first brands that are kinder to our planet remind us of our responsibility to be kind to our environment in our daily routines. By making small choices that minimise our environmental impact every day, together we make a big difference.
We've made it our mission to bring conscious, caring and connected skincare to your daily routine. Because we believe in the Natural way of living. A simple, healthy approach to skincare and life. It’s the reason our products are made with clean, plant-based ingredients for all skin types. Shop The Natural Africa ™ range to experience these changes first-hand.
Adapted from: https://www.mindbodygreen.com/articles/what-happens-when-you-switch-over-to-a-plant-rich-skincare-regimen