MATCHA Green Tea Face Mask, Organic Jiangsu Green Tea Matcha Facial Mud Mask, Improves Complexion, Anti-Aging, Detoxifying, Antioxidant, Moisturizer, Anti-AcneCategory: Green Tea MaskMatcha Green Tea leaves have been used for centuries and were the ancient secret to skincare long before there were high-priced designer skin care lines. Our skin's microbiome has the unique ability to absorb much needed nutrients. The green tea leaves are powerful, anti-oxidant rich natural resources to make our skin radiant and healthy. Epigallocatechin Gallate (EGCG) is found in green tea leaves which is extremely helpful in reducing inflammation and evening skin tone. This is great for acne, acne scarring, fine wrinkles, and increasing the skins elasticity.Helps Improve Skin Complexion - Matcha aids in improving your skin complexion and helps makes your skin healthy. It helps flush out toxins from the skin, can improve skin blemishes and scars, and reduces inflammation. It even improves the skin’s elasticity.Helps Reduces Puffy Eyes and Dark Circles - The antioxidants and tannins (an astringent) in green tea help treat puffy eyes as well as dark circles. They can help shrink blood vessels underneath the delicate skin around the eyes. This in turn reduces swelling and puffiness. In addition, the vitamin K in green tea helps lighten dark circles under the eyes.Fights The Signs of Aging - Matcha has anti-aging and antioxidant benefits that can help delay signs of skin aging, such as sagging skin, sun damage, age spots, fine lines and wrinkles. The polyphenols in the Matcha green tea help neutralize harmful free radicals, which can cause significant damage to the skin and accelerate the aging process.Helps Treat Acne and Pimples - The Catechins in Matcha are antibacterial agents that help fight acne-causing bacteria. Catechins even help regulate hormonal imbalances in the body, one of the key causes of acne. In addition, anti-inflammatory property of Matcha helps reduce the redness and inflammation brought about by acne. A 2012 study published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology concluded that epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG), a component in green tea, helps treat acne by modulating intracellular molecular targets and inhibiting p. acnes bacteria.Works as a Skin Toner - Matcha helps draw out impurities, reduce large pores and give your skin a nice healthy glow. It even helps keep your skin hydrated, which is essential for healthy skin.Protects Against Sun Damage - The tannic acid, theobromine and polyphenols in Matcha can help soothe and heal sunburned skin by neutralizing the damage from exposure to UV rays.Shrinks Open Pores - Due to its antioxidant and astringent properties, Matcha can help shrink enlarged pores that tend to get clogged and eventually get infected with bacteria. Thus, it will help smooth and tighten your skin.