Bentonite clay is a very popular healing clay that also cleanses the body. It is made from minerals such as iron, sodium, calcium, potassium, and magnesium, formed from volcanic ash.
Bentonite clay is known for its ability to absorb and remove toxins, heavy metals, impurities, and chemicals.
There are several benefits of this wonder clay but today we’ll be highlighting 5 beauty benefits and why you should start using it of you haven’t.
1.It helps to clarify pores
Adding water to bentonite clay and using it as a face mask helps to clarify skin pores.
2. It removes toxins from the body
Adding water to the clay gives it a negative electric charge, which in turn, removes toxins from the body. It works both externally and internally.
3. It can be used to exfoliate
Unlike harsh exfoliants that can damage skin, bentonite clay gently buffs away dry, flaky skin, leaving your complexion softer, smoother, and healthier.
4. It cleanses hair
This might sound strange but bentonite clay actually benefits your scalp and strands much in the same way it does for your skin. It eliminates toxins, removes product build-up, sops up excess oil, and leaves hair super clean.
5. It helps reduce the appearance of scars
If you have acne scars bentonite clay can help to remove the scar tissues. Since it helps to remove toxins from your pores, it equally allows the skin to heal and reduces inflammation.
Bentonite clay can be purchased from any local beauty store and it is inexpensive. So what are you waiting for? Go ahead and give this miracle clay a shot and you’ll not regret it.