Magnesium Body Lotion
BetterYou Magnesium Skin Body Butter is an intensively moisturising magnesium-rich body butter, containing a blend of nourishing skin ingredients. The mineral magnesium is responsible for a whopping 325 chemical reactions inside the body, from supporting calcium absorption for the maintenance of healthy bones, teeth and muscles, to healthy functioning of the nervous system.
Topical magnesium products such as BetterYou Magnesium Skin Body Butter can be a wonderful addition to any wellness protocol by helping to improve rest and recovery and contributing to a reduction in tiredness and fatigue.
- Supports nervous system function.
- Supports energy levels.
- Soothes aching muscles.
- Deeply nourishes the skin.
- 5ml of Body Lotion delivers 120mg magnesium.
- Promotes healthy skin.
- Clean label, clean beauty formulation.
- Dermatologically tested and suitable for sensitive skin.
- 100% natural source.
- Certified vegan and palm oil derivative-free.
- Sustainable packaging made from plant-based plastic.
BetterYou Magnesium Body Lotion allows for fast absorption via the skin, helping to ease sore muscles post-workout or PMS aches. The formula contains shea butter, cocoa butter, coconut oil and vitamin E to promote overall skin health and leave the body deeply moisturised.
Apply 5ml (4 pumps) around the body and massage well into the skin to stimulate absorption.
After a shower or bath is a great time to apply as the skin is warm and the pores are open which aids absorption.
Apply anywhere on the body avoiding delicate areas.
Concentrate on joints, muscles and areas of concern.
Reapply whenever needed.
Aqua (water), magnesium chloride, glyceryl stearate citrate, caprylic/capric triglyceride, glycerin, glyceryl stearate SE, C9-12 alkane, butyrospermum parkii (shea) butter, beheneth-25, benzyl alcohol, sodium benzoate, coco-caprylate/caprate, xanthan gum, sodium hydroxide, dehydroacetic acid, tocopherol.
Why Does It Tingle when I Apply BetterYou Magnesium Body Butter to My Skin?
The most important fact to remember is that this isn’t an allergic reaction to the magnesium, as magnesium is naturally found within the body and is vital to good health. This can actually be a sign the body’s cellular magnesium levels are low. This tingling sensation is caused by the magnesium, which is a large molecule being rapidly absorbed through the epidermis.
Another factor that can influence this reaction is the amount used on one area. We recommend using a small amount per area and increasing gradually. Also if you have dry or broken skin it may heighten the sensation so avoid these areas. This reaction will decrease as your body’s cellular magnesium levels increase.
To reduce the reaction, BetterYou recommends the following:
Apply only a small amount to any individual skin area. Massage in well.
Apply after a shower onto wet skin, while pores are open.
Vary the application areas to increase the bodies overall magnesium level.
Little but often is the key. Massage in and wait for a minute or so then try a little more.
Can I Overdose on Transdermal Magnesium?
You do not need to worry about overdosing when using transdermal magnesium. Upper limits are only set when using the product orally, as large doses can have a laxative effect due to it being a natural relaxant. Toxic symptoms from increased magnesium intake are not common as the body eliminates excess amounts, unless there are serious problems with kidney function.
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