A'kin - Kaolin Clay & Activated Carbon Express Purifying Facial Masque
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A'kin Kaolin Clay & Activated Carbon Express Purifying Facial Masque is a fast acting express masque enriched with kaolin clay and activated carbon that works to deeply cleanse the skin by drawing out pore clogging toxins and impurities whilst absorbing excess oils. Witch hazel, lemongrass and cedarwood work to stimulate the skin and minimise the appearance of pores. Suitable for combination and oily skin types.
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Available from your local health food store, pharmacy, TVSN, David Jones, online outlets or naturopath.
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Rating: Aug 17, 2013 4:30pm
In love <3
This masque is by far the best I have ever tried. My skin feels so smooth, soft and clear after using it and I can definetly see my pores are smaller and imperfections redused. The smell is so yummy, if I could eat it I would.lol
Give it a go, any type of skin would definetly benifet from this little beauty.
Rating: Aug 2, 2013 3:10pm
A gentle deep cleanse
This mask doesn't blow my mind, but that's part of it's beauty- it's just a gentle, deep clean that doesn't strip or overdry my skin, or cause a massive purge of nasties. I use it when I have a few clogged looking pores, or as a gentle extra clean before a moisturising mask. It's cost effective, and for my (slightly oily, yet dehydrated) skin it's just lovely.
Rating: Nov 24, 2012 10:26am
This mask is great to get impurities out of the skin. If you are prone to pimples or block pores this is the one. Love that akin products are all natural too.
Rating: Nov 20, 2012 6:28pm
Works a treat
This mask is great for calming down breakouts. It soothes skin, clears out impurities and reduces redness. It feels lovely and smooth to apply and once washed off I am left with soft, clean calm skin. It removes oil from my skin but does not strip it to the point of feeling dry. The scent is natural and pleasant. The cream is thick but easily spreads. I'm very fussy masks and I would buy this one again.
Rating: Aug 19, 2012 3:20pm
I love this. Use once a week and makes my skin smoother and softer. Was a bit hesitant as it contains witch hazel but has not dried my skin out.
Rating: Feb 21, 2012 9:56pm
Great purifying mask
I use this mask twice a week to keep my skin in tip top shape. The mask itself is a green cream which smoothes easily over my face and dries in around 10 minutes. It does tingle my skin a little more than other masks, but it doesn't sting. After rinsing with warm water my face is left feeling clean and soft!!
I have been using this for over 4 months now and I am still on the same tube, so it's great value for money.
The biggest draw card for me to this product is that it's natural, with no added nasties..
I would definately recommend this product to anyone looking for a good purifying mask that's good for your skin!!
Rating: Feb 2, 2012 4:44pm
One of my go-to masks!
I have two masks that I use frequently, and I alternate between them. I had read that you need a clay based mask for aggravated/acne prone skin, so after some deliberation, I decided to try the A'kin one as I love their products, and also as there was a great GWP on at David Jones.
I'm so glad I did, this goes on smooth and creamy, and feels really cool and tingly on application. It does harden up after about 15 minutes so that's when I wash it off with warm water, and then finish with cool water.
Rating: Jan 31, 2012 6:26pm
Beautiful Mask for Oily Skin
This is a really lovely mask for those with oily/congested skin. My skin felt totally refreshed and clean after using it. The citrus scent is beautiful, but an be a little irritating to the eyes if you apply it too close to them (which I did once - I've learned my lesson!)
The thing I love about clay masks is they force you to relax for a bit (something I'm not terribly good at!) as you'll drop bits of drying clay all over the place if you try & talk/move around too much. This is a perfect excuse to turn off the phone, pick up a trashy mag and chill out - while doing amazing things for your skin at the same time. Thanks A'kin for yet another winner!
Rating: Jan 15, 2012 4:26pm
This one now one of my favourite masks. It comes in a 75ml tube, meaning it will las quite some time. The smell is quite refreshing, lemon smelling which is nice. It isn't as thick as some other clay masks i have used, so was a little worried it might not work as well. I need not have worried! I apply enough to cover my face with a thin even layer. It dries within 10 minutes. After washing off my skin is left feeling wonderfully soft and less congested. I find using it twice a week helps to keep the oil on my skin under control. It also doesn't dry out the other areas on my face which is fantasic. If i feel a pimple coming up i pop a dot of this on it at night, by morning the pimple is greatly reduced in size, or doesn't even appear. It's my secret weapon against pesky zits. I'd recommend to anyone with oily or combination skin.
Rating: Jan 14, 2012 10:08pm
Skin feels clean!
I don't have sensitive skin but I sometimes find that products claiming to be 'deep cleansing' can be a bit harsh... but not with this one!
Amazingly, my skin felt so clean, smooth and refined and afterwards a little less oily. The mask was easy to apply and with no tightness or stinging.
Used it all over when I was getting a bit spotty and not sure if it actually helps with pimples but it didn't exacerbate the problem. Also smells divine!