$40.00 Pearl contains mucopolysaccharides which have collagen-like properties, & help protect the elasticity and tone of the skin. Pearl is also an excellent source for a large variety of assimilable water-soluble minerals. Our pearl is 100% water soluble,leaving absolutely no film on the botom of the glass when diluted into water. Pearl may be diluted in liquid & taken internally, or mixed into creams and applied externally to skin. 1/8 teaspoon mixed into drinks or smoothies can be an excellent beauty enhancer.