Green clay is a type of mineral clay valued for its strong absorbent properties. Clay is known for removing impurities, tightening pores, toning the skin and reducing inflammation. These properties make it perfect for people with oily to normal skin or those with acne. What is special about green clay is that it consist of decomposed plant material and minerals such as magnesium, calcium, silica, aluminum phosphorous, copper and zinc. Many alternative medicine practitioners believe that this is what makes green clay especially healing.
French Green Clay is a highly absorbent clay and is best for people with oily skin or hair. It should not be used daily as it can dry out your skin.
This clay can be used in: face masks, body wraps, soaps, body or foot powders and even in hair care products, as it helps to naturally clean the hair and scalp.