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The Most Popular Clays: #3 Fullers Earth Clay

If your skin is oily or blemished, you will benefit greatly from Fullers Earth Clay.

Many say that Fullers Earth clay, also know as Multani Mitti Clay or Indian Fuller Earth Clay, is the best clay for oily skin and of course, they’re right.  In addition to sucking up excess oil, it effectively absorbs the impurities in your skin and excels at deep cleaning oily, acne-prone skin (NOTE:  If your skin is sensitive or dry please use French Green Clay).  (more…)

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The Most Popular Clays: #2 French Green Clay

French Green ClayGet smooth, sexy, supple skin with my #2 favorite clay; French Green Clay.

This high mineral clay, beloved by skin care professionals, is a bio-mineral, and contains decomposed plant matter as well as many trace minerals packed with Calcium, Magnesium,  Zinc, Selenium, Silica, Iron, Potassium, Cobalt, Manganese,Copper, Phosphorous, & Sodium, micro-algaes, algae, and phyto-nutrients. The algaes found in French Green Clay gives it its green color. French Green clay is extracted from pollution free, high mineral content sites in France then carefully sun dried to absorb energy from the sun.

When using French Green Clay as a mask, it stimulates the blood and lymph circulation while adsorbing the toxins, impurities and fats, toning and strengthen connective tissues and removing dead skin cells leaving your skin smooth and radiant. It’s these qualities make French Green Clay awesome for your skin and gentle enough to use weekly, or even daily on problem spots.

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The Most Popular Clays: #1 Bentonite Clay

Bentonite Clay
Bentonite clay (also known as Montmorillonite) is an edible clay from naturally occurring volcanic ash sediments, and contains over 70 trace minerals.  This clay is one of the most effective and powerful healing clays used to treat both internal and external maladies. Externally, Bentonite is used as a clay poultice, mud pack, in the bath, and in skin care recipes.  Bentonite clay has the ability to absorb toxins (hooray!!), impurities, heavy metals and other contaminants from the body, and is ingested to treat mineral deficiencies, anemia, stomach ulcers, diarrhea, intestinal problems, hemorrhoids, and for general organ health.

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