Recipe: Thirst-quenching gel mask

A mask that will give your skin a thirst for life!

Ingredient list
Recipient: Small tank (250mL)
Choose the desired quantity : mL
31.64 g
1.75 g
0.21 g

Containers to use:
1 x Flacon (30 mL)
or 1 x Pot (30 mL)
Cost: 4.94 € 4.9392 EUR

TIME
10min

DIFFICULTY
Easy

CONSERVATION
30 days

COST
4.94 €
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Recipe

A wave of hydration and freshness thanks to the thirst-quenching jelly mask. Full of water, the skin is visibly softer, more comfortable and plumped up!

Skin type: all skin types.

Concerns: lack of hydration, wrinkles or fine lines.

Texture: refreshing jelly.

Smell: characteristic of the chosen hydrosol

Number of ingredients: 4

% of natural origin: 94.56%

vegan: yes

An excellent score on Yuka: 93/100

Description of ingredients:

Flower hydrosol: the hydrosol used makes it possible to perfume the product and depending on the hydrosol chosen, the virtues are different.

Glycerin: Moisturizing agent of plant origin (flax and rapeseed), certified organic and sourced in France, high concentration to provide softness and suppleness

Linseed gel: 100% natural moisturizing active ingredient, Cosmos certified and of French origin, providing softness, suppleness and tone to the skin.

Thickener: Natural thickener, Cosmos certified, allows you to make homemade gels, stabilize emulsions.


INCI : Citrus Orange Bitter Flower Water, Glycerin, Common Flax Seed Extract, Xanthan Gum, Benzyl Alcohol, Dehydroacetic Acid, Gluconolactone, Water, Sodium Benzoate, Calcium Gluconate

Finished product pH: between 6.0 and 7.0

Attention : 

The thirst-quenching jelly mask does not require the addition of preservatives because the hydrosols and the gel of linen of BeautyMix are already preserved by a mild preservative. The use of another hydrosol and linen gel that does not come from BeautyMix, it will be necessary to add a conservative. Here is the preservative dosage for 30 mL of product: 

  • Hydrolat different from BeautyMix: 0.16 g

  • BeautyMix Different Linseed Gel: 0.02g

  • BeautyMix different linen hydrolat and gel: 0.18 g 

For better preservation and feeling of freshness, put in the refrigerator. 

Usage

For a first use, test your skin's tolerance to this new product by applying a small amount in the bend of the elbow. Wait 24 hours to confirm no reaction, then you can use your product normally.

Before starting your routine, cleanse your face with micellar water or cleansing gel . Then apply the quenching jelly mask in a thick layer on the face and neck. Leave for 5 minutes. Remove the excess with a reusable cotton. Take advantage of the gel texture of this mask to massage and relax your skin. Make circular movements on the cheeks, forehead, chin and neck. You can then put on a day cream depending on your skin type.

This mask can be used 1-2 times a week.

For a feeling of freshness, it is advisable to put your thirst-quenching jelly mask in your refrigerator.


Precautions before starting

Before starting, it is advisable to clean and disinfect the work surface and the utensils: the prepared products will go on your skin, and we want to avoid any microbial contamination!

Thoroughly clean the BeautyMix. Then, soak a clean cloth in 70 ° alcohol (available in supermarkets) and use it to disinfect the BeautyMix bowl and all the utensils. Let dry.

Clean the worktop and remove any objects that might get in the way.

Place a clean paper towel on the worktop, and place the utensils on it. You will need a clean teaspoon or spatula, and a clean, dry container for pouring in when ready. Wash hands thoroughly.

Respect the dosages indicated for the ingredients of the recipe.
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Preparation
1
Thoroughly disinfect the work surface, the utensils and the BeautyMix with 70° alcohol and clean paper.
2
Place the flat mixer in the BeautyMix bowl, and place the bowl on the scale. Switch on the scale then perform the tare (zero) by pressing the T key.
3
Weigh the required amount of hydrosol in the tank.
31.64 g
4
Press T to reset the scale to 0. Add the required amount of glycerine.
1.75 g
5
Press T to reset the scale to 0. Add the required amount of linseed gel then place the tank without the lid on the BeautyMix base.
1.4 g
6
Take one of the transparent trays that protect the balance in order to use one as a container, place it on the balance and press the T key. Weigh the required amount of thickener into the tray.
0.21 g
7
Before dispersing the thickener in the tank, start the blue program by pressing the button twice. Once the program has started, gently disperse the thickener little by little as a rain then close the tank with its lid and wait for the end of the programme.
8
At the end of the program, gently transfer the thirst-quenching jelly mask into a clean, disinfected glass container.
9
To wash the tank, fill it with water up to the upper line with a little washing-up liquid and start the program (purple) by pressing once.
Et voilà !