DU NORD SKIN CARE

ARCTIC Mask

$96.00

ARCTIC Mask
ARCTIC Mask ARCTIC Mask

Inspired by the mineral-rich soil of the low Arctic and by the flora that survive in its cold and harsh climate.

Includes

Arctic Mineral Mud
Iceland Moss
White Spruce

 

Formulated to purify, soften and hydrate skin 

  • Instructions for Use
  • ARCTIC-Inspired Botanicals and Key Ingredients
  • Ingredients
  • ARCTIC Mask treatment may be used once a week or more often. Determine the frequency that suits your skin. 

    Follow with any of the DU NORD SKIN CARE products you feel appropriate, or enjoy your refreshed skin as is. Dermatologist tested*

    *ARCTIC Mask was found to be non-irritant and non-sensitizing by HRIPT.

     

    Scoop out desired amount with a clean utensil. Close the jar immediately. Apply mask gently to skin. Leave on for 5  - 20 minutes, depending on your skin. Rise your face well with warm water and gently pat dry. Caution: Avoid eye contact. Do not apply to broken skin.

  • ARCTIC-Inspired Botanicals

    Bearberry

    Chaga Mushroom

    Fireweed

    Heather

    Iceland Moss

    Juniper

    Lingonberry

    Roseroot

    Violet

    White Spruce

    &
    Arctic Mineral Mud

    Arctic Mineral Salts

     

    Featured/Key Ingredients

    Please note: Assignments of properties associated with the following ingredients are based on a review of the literature. 

     

    Arctic Mineral Mud

    Detoxifying; purifying; softening; toning; smoothing. Source of skin-beneficial minerals. High in magnesium and calcium and contains a variety of trace minerals. May reduce sebum levels and pore size and improve circulation. May help to clear acne. May help to even skin tone. May help to reduce appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

     

    Arctic Mineral Salts

    Purifying; antiseptic. Derived from pink quartz-like deposits from Canada’s far north.

     

    Bearberry Leaf Extract

    Astringent; antioxidant; antibacterial. Source of arbutin, a natural tyrosinase inhibitor, which is involved in melanin production. May help reduce hyperpigmentation and even skin tone.

     

    Chaga Mushroom 

    Skin-reparative; anti-oxidant; anti-inflammatory; antibacterial; antiviral. Source of vitamins, minerals, polysaccharides, polyphenols, phytosterols and high concentrations of the cell-membrane protective compound superoxide dismutase.  

     

    Fireweed Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract

    Anti-irritant, soothing; anti-inflammatory; antioxidant; antibacterial. Rich source of polyphenols, especially oenothein B and its metabolites. Reduces formation of superoxide and peroxyl radicals.  In vivo study found the extract reduced visible signs of inflammation induced by UV radiation exposure. Inhibits P. acne growth and in vivo study showed reduction in blemishes and improved appearance of skin.

     

    Iceland Moss Extract

    Nourishing; moisturizing; purifying; soothing, healing; antioxidant; antiseptic. Source of vitamins (A, C, B1, B12) and minerals. High mucilage content contributes to soothing effect Traditionally used in Scandinavian countries and Iceland to treat wounds, dry skin, eczema.

    Lingonberry Fruit/Bearberry Leaf Extract 

    Antioxidant; anti-inflammatory; antimicrobial; skin-tone evening. Combines the superfood power of lingonberry fruit, rich in Vitamin C, E and polyphenols with anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory effects and anti-microbial and skin-tone evening effects associated with arbutin derived from bearberry leaf. 

    Red Maple & Black Spruce & Yellow Birch & Jack Pine Barks Extract

    Hydrating, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory. High concentration of polyphenols and terpenoids; In vitro study using a specialized skin model system indicates this extract stimulates aquaporin-3 expression, a small membrane protein that transports water across skin cells. A small in vivo study showed application of the extract in a basic cream provided a long-lasting moisturizing effect. May increase skin hydration capacity and provide stable, long-lasting hydration and maintenance of elasticity.

     

    Violet Leaf Essential Oil

    Soothing; healing; antioxidant; anti-inflammatory. Considered soothing and useful for sensitive, dry or inflamed skin. Contributes to aroma.

     

    White Spruce Hydrosol and Essential Oil

    Anti-inflammatory; antiseptic; analgesic. Source of camphor, alpha-pinene. Alpha-pinene contributes to the documented robust antibacterial and antifungal activities of white spruce essential oil. Contributes to aroma. 

     

  • Ingredients/Ingrédients:

    Hydrosol Blend/Melange d’hydrolats: Picea glauca (White Spruce/Épinette blanche) Needle/Twig Water Extract1 (and) Rosa damascena (Damask Rose /Rose de Damas) Flower Water Extract1; Aqua; Glycerin2; Arctic Mineral Mud; Marine Glacial Clay; Cetearyl Olivate1 (and) Sorbitan Olivate1; Leuconostoc/Radish Root Ferment Filtrate1; Camelina sativa Oil; Cetearyl Alcohol1 (and) Cetyl Palmitate1 (and) Sorbitan Palmitate1 (and) Sorbitan Oleate1; Sambucus nigra (Elderberry/ Sureau noir) Fruit Extract1; Ribes nigrum (Black Currant/Cassis) Fruit Extract3; Populus tremuloides (Aspen/Tremble) Bark Extract1;  Sodium Lactate; Helianthus annuus (Sunflower/Tournesol) Seed Oil; Lauryl Olivate1; Tocopherol (mixed)4 ; Arctic Mineral Salts; Cetraria islandica (Iceland Moss/Mousse d’Islande) Whole Plant Extract1; Hippophae rhamnoides (Sea Buckthorn/Argousier) Fruit CO2 Extract1; Vaccinium vitis-idaea (Lingonberry/Airelle rouge) Fruit- Arctostaphylos uva ursi  (Bearberry/Raisin d’ours) Leaf Extract5; Inonotus obliquus (Chaga) Whole Plant Extract5; Epilobium angustifolium (Fireweed/ Epilobe à feuilles étroites) Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract6; Viola odorata (Violet/Violette) Leaf Extract1; Calluna vulgaris (Heather/Bruyère) Flower Extract1; Echinacea purpurea Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract1Rhodiola rosea (Roseroot/Orpin rosat) Root Extract; Acer rubrum (Red Maple/Érable rouge) Bark Extract1,7 (and) Picea mariana (Black Spruce/Épinette noire) Bark Extract1,7 (and) Betula alleghaniensis (Yellow Birch/Bouleau jaune) Bark Extract1,7  (and) Pinus banksiana (Jack Pine/Pin gris) Bark Extract1,7Lactobacillus Ferment1; Avena sativa (Oat/Avoine) Kernel Extract1; Picea glauca (White Spruce/ Épinette blanche) Essential Oil1Juniperus communis L (Juniper/Genévrier) Fruit Essential Oil1; Viola odorata (Violet/Violette) Leaf Essential Oil8; Rosa damascena (Damask Rose/Rose de Damas) Flower Essential Oil1; Lysolecithin1 (and) Sclerotium Gum1 (and) Xanthan Gum1 (and) Pullulan1; Allantoin;  Gluconodeltalactone1;  Dextrin; Sodium Levulinate1 ; Sodium Anisate1;  Phenoxyethanol10 ; Sodium Benzoate11; Potassium Sorbate11; Romarinus officinalis (Rosmary/Romarin) Leaf Extract11; Sodium Metabisulfite10; (Citronellol; Eugenol; Farnesol; Geraniol; Limonene; Linalool)§

     

     

     

    1USDA/ECOCERT-certified organic ingredient or  ECOCERT-approved natural ingredient / Ingrédient certifié biologique par USDA/ECOCERT ou ingrédient naturel approuvé par ECOCERT

    2Includes certified organic glycerin and vegetable glycerin / Avec glycérine biologique certifiée et de glycérine végétale 

    3ECOCERT compliant / Conforme au ECOCERT

    4Non-GMO / Sans OGM

    5Wild harvested in an organic certified forest /Récolté à l’état sauvage dans une forêt certifiée biologique

    6Wild harvested and conventionally cultivated / Récolté à l’état sauvage et cultivé conventionnellement

    7Bark harvested as a by-product of the Canadian forestry industry / L’écorce récoltée comme un sous-produit de l'industrie forestière Canadienne

    8Organically grown,  extracted without hexane / Cultivé biologiquement, extrait sans hexane

    10Preservative components included in one extract / Agents de conservation inclus dans un extrait 

    11Preservative or additive component included in some extracts; ECOCERT compliant / Agent de conservation ou additif composant inclus dans quelques extraits; conforme au ECOCERT

    12Naturally-occurring components of essential oils / Composants naturels d'huiles essentielles