The farm workers, who were cultivating Akhatins noticed the curative and useful properties of snails mucin. They noticed that scars and wounds in their hands were healing quickly. Later, the popularity of mucin has spred worldwide. It has become popular in medicine and cosmetology. Many companies have started using it as a main component of their products, namely crèmes, serums, tissue masks, moisturizing gels. Snail mucin is a basis of many products in Japanese and Korean cosmetics. Its basic values are naturalness and high quality.
Snail mucus’s major components are water and mucin. Mucin is a complex protein, contributing to the shell healing. It activates the natural processes in the skin, stimulating the formation of elastin, collagen and hyaluronic acid.
Snail mucin provides hydration, nutrition, rejuvenation and regeneration of skin due to the presence of the following components:
- solar filter;
- antibiotic peptides.
Mucin helps treat the following:
- treatment of acne and acne;
- wrinkle smoothing;
- removal of pigmentation and freckles;
- reduction of scars and scars;
- UV protection.
The products, containing mucin are recommended to use at night. The components may feel unusual, hoverer they are extremely useful for skin regeneration.
Beauticians use mucus for pilling, when keratinized cells are carefully removed, leading to the creation of a new layer of the skin, filled with useful substances. In addition, mucin is also used to create masks. It is combined with other substances for the production of masks, which can be created at home. Most often, mucin is mixed with clay, oatmeal, banana, vitamin E. NB! Use snails in special places and watch their purity carefully!
Massage with snails is also very popular procedure. It is extensive, but useful. You may require 5-10 sessions of massage to see the effect. It is very popular in beauty salons. Although, this service is popular in Japan, Ukrainian beauticians offer it as well.
The basic value of mucus is the neutrality of its components. In addition, it is hypo allergic.
Regular use of the products that contain mucus helps protect the skin, improve elasticity and freshness.