Potent adaptogenic elixirs, including ingredients used in our Leaf People Skin Care Line, offer the body vital nutrients and antioxidants to promote your glow from the inside out.
Beauty + Brains features Moringa, a powerful medicinal herb, full of antioxidants to balance the effects of free radicals in your body. This botanical, with it’s high nutritional content and tissue protective properties, is traditionally used to enhance the beauty and radiance of the skin, hair and nails as well as support the functions of vital organs including the liver and brain. This formula provides an excellent morning boost for your mind, body and skin.
Beauty + Brains is formulated by Holistic Nutritionist, Elizabeth of By Erika Elizabeth.
Add 1 tablespoon to your favorite warm nut milk, yogurt, smoothie, warm or cooked cereals, tea, coffee or other breakfast items. It is an excellent addition to baked goods, DIY raw bars and salad dressings, experimentation is recommended.
Mind Brightening Elixir:
8 oz warm nut milk
1 T beauty + brains
1 T fat (coconut oil, MCT oil or ghee)
honey or maple syrup, if needed
1 t beauty + brains elixir
1 t warm water
1/2 t honey
Mix beauty + brains elixir with honey & water to form a paste. Apply to clean, dry skin and leave on for 5 – 8 minutes, rinse completely and follow with toner, mist, serum and cream.
CLEANSE: Massage a small amount of face wash, scrub or grains on to the skin and rinse. Face wash can be used daily (and, if desired, combined with our face wash grains), face scrub 1-4 times per week.
ANTIOXIDANT MASK: Mix equal parts mask and activator, apply ot clean skin, leave on for 5-6 minutes then rinse.
TONE: Apply toner with a cotton pad, wiping in an upward motion over face & neck. Toner replenishes skin while removing residual soap, makeup & sunscreen.
EYE SERUM: Roll once under eyes and smooth in, a.m. and/or p.m. Targets dark circles, wrinkles and puffiness. For upper eye, apply only at night, just before bed. Avoid direct eye and tear duct contact.
MIST: Close eyes and mist 2-4 times on the face, inhaling through the nose. Use under serums, face oils & creams to enhance absorption & boost hydration.
SERUMS & FACE OILS: Dot serum/oil around face and neck and massage in. For ultra radiance, mix face serum or oil with apple stem cell serum and apply together. May be used in place of or under cream.
CREAM: Apply as needed to the face and neck, with or without serum under.
RADIANT MASK: Skip steps 6 & 7. Melt a small amount of mask between the fingertips and apply to the face and leave on. Especially beneficial after using the luminous face scrub.