In Korea, snail slime has been used in cosmetics for many years. Their products have entered the global market. Now, many other companies are trying to incorporate snail slime into their products and win the trust of women. Various snail mucin care products for women are still very popular.
Whom can use products with snail mucus?
Snail slime suits all skin types with different problems:
- hyaluronic acid (moisturizing the epidermis);
- allantoin (moisturizes, regenerates);
- glycolic acid (the launch of production of elastin);
- collagen (fight against signs of aging) ;
- peptide antibiotics (fight against acne);
- vitamins A, C, E, minerals (skin shine).
Cosmetics do such functions:
- moisture retention in the skin;
- removal of inflammation;
- lightening and smoothing scars;
- narrowing of pores;
- acne treatment.
Attention! Before using product with mucin, put a little bit on your hand and see if your skin will react. Slime is hypoallergenic, but additional components can provoke allergic reactions .
How is mucus extracted?
Few years ago in Italy cooperation of the State Society of Breeders and the International Institute for Snail Growing created machine Muller One that minimizes snail discomfort.
Now animal defenders can keep calm, now mollusk haven`t to die to obtain mucus from it.
In Chile owner of the farm Fernando Baskunian noticed that despite the hard work under sun, workers skin was good and looked young. Women from Latin America used mucin as a folk medicine, putting snails on their skin. Since then, research began, which dragged on for 15 years.
In 2006 snail mucus extract was included in special registries (INCI).
Snail mucin is a universal natural component that helps resolve your skin problems.