Clays have been used for centuries as a facial mask and poultice to beautify and refresh the skin. Cleopatra used clay from the Nile River and the Arabian Desert as part of her beauty ritual over 1,800 years ago. German and Roman spas built over 4,500 years ago used clay packs and treatments. Today, upscale, luxurious, health spas the world over use clay packs and poultices. Many famous naturopaths, such as Kuhn, Just, and Kneipp have contributed to the revival of the use of clay as a natural treatment for the skin. We recommend Aztec healing clay with Bragg Organic Apple Cider Vinegar!
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Aztec Indian Healing Clay is 100% Natural. The bentonite clay mask is made from bentonite clay. This means no additives, no fragrances and no animal testing or animal products.
Directions for use: Mix indian healing clay with equal parts of apple cider vinegar* or water. It is best to use a glass, pottery, or wooden bowl. Stir the mixture until it is a smooth paste - add more clay or liquid as needed. Apply 1/8 to 1/4 inch thick layer of clay to the face or other areas and let it dry. Drying times vary, but times are generally 5 minutes for delicate skin and 15- 20 minutes for normal skin. You will feel a pulling and tightening sensation.
Remove clay by washing with warm water. A slight redness may appear after removing the clay. This is normal and will disappear in approximately 30 minutes. The indian clay mask helps to remove dirt and impurities from the pores of the skin. The clay is beneficial for deep pore cleansing of the skin.
Now you can enjoy the benefits of clay in your own home. One pound of Aztec healing clay makes 10-15 clay packs.