Clay has been used around the world for centuries by indigenous people as an important medicinal and cosmetic tool. Recently, medical research has emerged which supports the efficacy of clay, and it is now becoming increasingly popular as a rediscovered treatment for many different health and skincare conditions. Externally, clays are used to absorb excess oil, dirt, and toxins from the skin while simultaneously exfoliating and improving skin circulation. Internally it has some wonderful uses too.
We will be starting the new year and our new blog off with a series dedicated to our most favorite skin care ingredient: Clay!
Enjoy the recipes!