Skin on the face is very sensitive and requires special care. The skin can be of different types. It could be oily, acne-prone or normal. Each type of skin requires a different treatment in order to make it soft, shiny and glowing.
For most of the skin conditions, it has been found that regular use of clay mask helps the skin immensely. It helps to remove extra oil from the skin. It helps to remove all the dead cells from the face and consequently it helps in nourishing the skin. In many cases, clay mask acts as an anti-ageing remedy as well.
Apply the clay mask 2-4 times a week, allow it to remain on the face for sometime and then you can wash face with plain clean water. If available, please use distilled water or RO filtered water for washing the face.
Due to their mineral compositions, clays are available in a variety of different colors. Different types of clays are available for using as a face mask. Some of the better known ones are:
- Bentonite clay
- Fuller’s Earth clay
- French Green clay
- Rhassoul clay
- Red clay
Bentonite clay is considered very superior among all the clays due to the following benefits:
- Can be used as an exfoliant which will cleanse the skin of all impurities.
- Since it is formed from volcanic ash, it acts as a magnet and helps pull metals and toxins from the skin thus helping to restore and revitalize your skin.
- Can help to cure acne.
Apply the face mask on your nose, chin, cheeks and forehead. Avoid applying it on your eyes and lips. Do not rub the clay mask too much on the skin as it can cause redness. These clay masks neither cause any skin problems nor irritation. They can be used safely.
So, use bentonite clay today for getting a beautiful, glowing and silky smooth face.