More expensive by weight than gold, Saffron has been used by kings and queens as a brigthening beauty treatment.
-Saffron, a revered spice more expensive per ounce than gold, boasts a rich history that can be traced back over three millennia. In Ancient Egypt, healers kept saffron in their medicinal arsenals to help relieve gastrointestinal ailments.
-It is said that even Cleopatra incorporated the sought-after spice into her bathing rituals. In Ancient Rome, saffron was used as a deodorizer. Today, the expensive spice may be best known for its culinary use as a popular seasoning, but its beauty benefits and medicinal properties are still tapped into by many.-It soothes irritated skin and keeps blemishes at bay: Saffron serves as a game-changing skincare ingredient for several reasons. Its antifungal properties make it effective in treating acne, blemishes, and pesky blackheads. The hardworking spice is also an anti-inflammatory, soothing irritated skin and reducing redness. It’s because of these benefits that saffron is a key ingredient in our Flawless Veil Illuminating Masque to bring out your natural glow.
-It brightens the complexion: For thousands of years, saffron has been used to brighten the skin. The spice is an excellent natural skin-lightening agent that can ameliorate hyperpigmentation to reveal a more flawless complexion. The potassium found in saffron encourages cell repair, restoring damaged skin and slowing signs of aging.
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