Pearl powder is made from fresh water pearls or saltwater pearls below jewelry grade. These are sterilized in boiling water and then milled into a fine powder using stainless steel grinding discs or by milling with small porcelain balls in moist conditions. The powder is sold as such or mixed into creams.
Benefits of using pearl powder on skin
Containing calcium, protein and vitamins and a very high source of amino acid, pearl powder is perfect for all skin types and helps with easing skin inflammation and promotes healing, enhances elasticity and luminosity.
Additionally, it aids in absorbing oil and skin impurities, filters out UV rays and helps to prevent hyper pigmentation by slowing down the melanin production in the skin. Its antimicrobial properties are also known to remove blotches, acne, acne scarring, dry patches and rosacea as well as address sun damage