Building Snail Slime Into Your Beauty Routine: Addressing your biggest skincare concerns
When building a clean skincare and wellness routine, it can be overwhelming to know where to start. Everyone’s skin is different, and being intentional about self-care means choosing the right products and ingredients.
Eskafil premium skincare products utilize naturally occurring snail mucin, which has extensive benefits for a variety of common skincare concerns.
Can Snail Slime Help with Dry Skin?
Snail slime is best known for its intense, long-lasting hydration benefits, so it’s the perfect option to moisturize dry skin. Snail mucin is designed to keep snails moist and healthy, and it offers those benefits to human skin, too. Snail slime is naturally full of hyaluronic acid, vitamin E, and mucopolysaccharides, which all work together to protect your skin and stop it from drying out.
How long does the hydration from snail slime last, you ask? Snail slime products help your skin stay moisturized long after you put them on. Instead of wearing off and leaving you dry again, snail mucin will keep your skin soft and hydrated as long as 15 hours later.
Since snail mucin is so well-suited to dry skin, we recommend incorporating all three Eskafil products for deep hydration -- Eskafil Youth Activating Serum, Youth Activating Eye Cream, and Youth Activating Cream moisturizer.
My Skin is Oily -- Can I Use Snail Slime Products?
You don’t need to have dry skin to get the benefits of snail slime skincare. Snail mucin hydrates gently and has a light texture, unlike heavier moisturizers that can feel sticky or oily on the skin. Hydration is important even if your skin is not dry, as your natural moisture levels need to be kept in balance.
Skipping moisturizer can cause your skin to over-produce oil in an effort to balance itself, leaving you even oilier than before. Eskafil’s Youth Activating Cream, with snail slime, nano platinum, and more, has a lightweight texture that will nourish and hydrate the skin without feeling heavy or greasy, and without causing acne breakouts.
Are Snail Slime Products Good for Wrinkles and Anti-Aging?
Snail slime’s natural healing and renewing properties make it a gentle, effective way to reduce visible signs of aging. Because snail mucus is such an effective hydrator, it plumps and moisturizes skin so fine lines and wrinkles are visibly reduced, giving the skin a beautiful soft, moisturized glow. Snail mucin is also a gentle exfoliator, with natural ingredients like glycolic acid that slough away aging-related concerns, such as sun damage and scarring.
The natural proteins in snail slime, like collagen, elastin and mucopolysaccharides, also smooth and strengthen your skin to keep it healthy, bouncy and resilient. Eskafil Youth Activating Eye Cream is an ideal way to target snail mucin’s anti-aging benefits where they’re needed -- apply it to the delicate eye area nightly as part of your beauty and wellness routine.
Do Snail Slime Products Fight Acne?
There are many concerns that go along with acne. From prevention, to treating active breakouts, to eliminating the scars acne leaves behind, this is a particularly stressful skin concern for many. Snail mucin is a simple, natural ingredient that’s able to work against acne at all three stages.
With its renewing and hydrating benefits, snail slime products can help prevent acne by keeping skin balanced and moisturized, while breaking down dead skin cells that clog pores and stop skin from looking fresh. Since snail slime is an incredibly effective wound healer, it can also treat existing pimples by calming swelling, redness, and speeding up healing. Finally, snail slime helps to fade acne scars and pigmentation with its gentle brightening and exfoliating benefits.
Are Snail Slime Products Safe for Sensitive Skin?
A simple approach is best when dealing with sensitive skin. Snail slime is unique as a single, natural ingredient that offers many complementary benefits. Instead of needing to add multiple synthetic chemicals to your skincare, you can access hydration, brightening, renewing and acne and wrinkle prevention in one natural product.
The better you understand your skin, the more effective your self-care routine will be. Snail slime can address many skincare concerns, and learning about this amazing natural ingredient will help you decide if it’s right for you.