The moisturizing capacity is due to the excellent absorbability of these ingredients by the skin and their ability to bind to water. These features promote the creation of a hygroscopic film on the stratum corneum (top layer of skin).
Furthermore, the donkey milk proteins release specific amino acids, that are important components of normal skin moisturizing factor (NMF). The donkey milk proteins also highly nourishes skin cells by providing more than 40% of the essential amino acids which are needed by healthy skin. These amino acids are important for the maintenance of normal metabolic activity of cells, as part of the synthesis of collagen, elastin and keratin.
The total benefits to the skin include therapeutic properties such as those in treatment and management of eczema and psoriasis. This combination of ingredients meets the normal metabolic activity of cells, corrects wrinkles and rejuvenates the facial expression lines. Additionally this product has the emollient properties of vitamin E and A which are perfectly suited for the care of sensitive skin in both adults and children. The addition of honey provides strong healing properties to the soap including antisepsis and antibacterial action while nourishing and regenerating the skin.