Regularly touted as the ingredient responsible for many a supermodel’s glowing skin, Spirulina is one of those ingredients you can only find in very exclusive health food shops, and expensive cafés’ that sell everything other than gluten, sugar, dairy, wheat and fun.
But, just what is spirulina? And does it really give skin the glow it claims?
What is Spirulina?
A type of mircoalgae, Spirulina is an excellent oxygen producer, incredible superfood and one of the most nutrient-rich plants on the planet. In short, it really is a miracle ingredient.
Loaded with vitamins, minerals, fatty acids, proteins and and antioxidants, Spirulina is the perfect addition to any skincare routine as it helps to keep the complexion healthy and glowing.
The unique algae has incredible detoxifying properties, making it ideal for cleansing congested skin, as well as banishing dark circles and breakouts. By protecting your skin against environmental aggressors and toxins that could wreak havoc, your skin is kept looking clear, youthful and radiant.
A Spirulina Skincare Routine
Inspired by this magical green ingredient, this skincare routine is perfect for pepping up winter skin and making it glow glow glow.