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Mushroom extract is the new must-have ingredient in skincare lines, thanks to its hydrating and brightening effects. Here, five fungi-infused products to give your face a natural glow.
1. Turbocharge Skin Repair with Chaga
The chaga and maitake mushrooms in Red Flower’s Lymphatic Phytopower Sea Cleanser and Masque are rich in antioxidants, to turbocharge skin repair.
2. Hydrate Damaged Skin with Coconut
Reishi mushrooms are a headliner for Alaffia’s Hydrating Coconut Night Cream, designed to soothe and revive dull, damaged skin.
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3. Boost Elasticity with Shiitake Mushrooms
One Love Organics’ Vitamin D Moisture Mist contains shiitake mushrooms, a major source of vitamin D, to boost elasticity and protect skin from free-radical damage.
4. Brighten Dark Spots with Songyi Mushrooms
Suki Even-Tone Brightening Serum includes songyi mushrooms to help fade sun-related dark spots.
5. Hydrate and Revitalize with Silver Ear Mushroom
Silver ear mushroom, a star ingredient in Jurlique’s Rose Moisture Plus Revitalizing Gel-Lotion with Antioxidant Complex, offers a surge of hydration.