They are produced from fresh water sponge Spongilla, which is a colony of coelenterate animals – Spongilla lacustris fragilis, Ephydatia fliviatilis. The sponge lives exclusively in clean freshwater bodies with current water at a certain temperature. The skeleton of the Spongilla consists of loop silica needles network, connected with organic substance – spongin. It also contains phosphates, carbonates and organic substances. Badiaga effect is based on mechanic skin irritation, caused by the presence of silica needles.
For external use only. It is recommended for improvement of skin functional condition, in case of arthritides, radiculitis, rheumaismus and hematomas and for prevention thereof.
Ingredients: cosmetic badiaga.
Method of Application: dilute Badiaga with boiled water in the ratio 1:4 and apply to the damaged areas in case of traumas, stretches, bruises, hematomas for 10-20 minutes 2-3 times a day, until improvement of skin condition. As a preventive remedy (pain in the lumbar spine, muscles, joints, back) apply Badiaga solution in vegetable oil in the ratio 1:30 for 10-20 minutes for 7-10 days; for infrictions: rub affected area, cover it with compress paper, put a warm towel thereupon. It is allowed to interchange Badiaga with other products for external use. In case of strong burning wash Badiaga away.
Contraindications: do not apply to scratches and cuts, avoid Badiaga contact with nasal and eye mucosa, in case of Badiaga contact with mucosa rinse it thoroughly. Individual sensitivity. To prevent individual sensitivity, it is recommended to apply minimal amount of Badiaga solution on the inner arm surface.
Form and Presentation: 5 g powder (PE zip lock bag in a cardboard box).
For convenient use it is manufactured together with natural olive oil.
Form and Presentation: 5 g cosmetic Badiaga powder + olive oil (Spain) 10 ml.
It is recommended for improvement of the functional state of the skin and as an auxiliary remedy in complex therapy of grazes, bruises, arthritides, radiculitis and rheumatism. It improves skin appearance, prevents acne formation, provides for elimination of pigment spots. Badiaga Balm is a professional care product, developed by the specialists of Farmakom. By combining centuries-long experience of application of the natural product – fresh water sponge – and modern technologies Farmakom has developed and manufactured a high-effective product, which is easy to use.
Badiaga Balm properties:
It has active resolving and anti-edematous effect;
It promotes pain and itch relief;
It promotes elimination of pigment stains.
By normalizing sebum secretion, it reduces activity of sebaceous glands, prevents acneiform eruptions;
It provides antibacterial and antiseptic effect;
It activates blood supply, dilates blood vessels;
It provides deep cleansing and restoring effect;
It boosts body defenses;
It eases pain in case of radiculitis, rheumatism, arthritis due to blood vessels dilation in the area of balm application.
Ingredients: propylene glycol, glycerin, Badiaga (Spongilla), carbopol, NaOH solution, nipagin, purified water.
Method of Application: the balm is applied to damaged skin areas once or several times a day.
Contraindications: increased sensitivity to certain components.
Form and Presentation: 25 g tube.
Manufacturer: Manufacturing and Trading Company Farmakom Ltd., Ukraine, Kharkiv.