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A REAL JEWEL, A HIDDEN TREASURE OF THE SEAS AND OCEANS
Pearls are one of the great secrets hidden in the depths of our seas and oceans.
Today, pearls are used in the form we all know best... jewelry. However, the oldest use of these marine treasures was in medicine.
Its first use is in China 3000 years ago, it is listed as a medicine in the Pharmacopoeia of the People's Republic of China. From India to China, through the centuries, pearls are used in the composition of potions, balms, and are used as a remedy against dementia and various diseases, or as aphrodisiacs. Their antiseptic properties are also recognized.
Asian women used pearl powder to enhance their complexion, it gave them the appearance of eternal youth, the healing properties of this powder gave all the splendor to their skin, preventing wrinkles and protecting them from the harmful effects of the sun.
Cixi, the last empress of China, from the Qing dynasty, was famous for her beauty until the advanced age of 74. She applied this pearl powder to her face to maintain her complexion and even ingested it daily.