What It is
Bentonite clay consists of aged volcanic ash also known as “Montmorillonite.” It is an odorless grey/cream color with an almost soft, very fine consistency. Unlike some other clays, it doesn’t stain and is easy to work with in beauty and natural remedy recipes.
Healing clays like bentonite have a high concentration of minerals including silica, calcium, magnesium, sodium, iron, and potassium. It also absorbs and removes toxins, heavy metals, impurities, and chemicals.
How it works
Bentonite clay is a unique clay due to its ability to produce an “electrical charge” when hydrated. Upon contact with fluid its electrical components change, carrying a strong negative charge which bonds to the positive charge in many toxins. When it comes in contact with a toxin, chemical, or heavy metal, the clay will absorb the toxin and release its minerals for the body to use. Bentonite also helps get oxygen to cells as it pulls excess hydrogen and allows the cells to replace it with oxygen instead.
Our Bentonite Clay
Our Spark Naturals Bentonite clay is made from 100% Pure Sodium Bentonite powder – All Natural Food Grade – No Fillers – No Binders – No Additives Or Preservatives.
Some of its benefits are:
- Promoting skin tissue healing & regeneration
- Drawing toxins out of skin
- Treating and preventing blackheads
- Unclogging and noticeably shrinking pores
- Naturally exfoliates and softens skin
- Relief from eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis
Here we are including a facial mask recipe!
Some of the possible uses of bentonite clay include: Facial Masks, Deodorant, Shampoo, Detox Bath, Cuts and Scrapes, Burns Bug Bites, Digestive, Toothpaste.
Facial mask recipe:
- 1 Tbsp. Spark Naturals Bentonite Clay
- 1 Tbsp. Apple Cider Vinegar or Filtered water
- 1 drop Lavender Essential Oil
- 1 drop Melaleuca Essential Oil
Mix ingredients in glass container with wooden mixing stick, apply to clean face and let dry (about 15-20 mins), rinse off with warm water.
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