Bentonite Clay Benefits and Uses for Body and Skin
Many people do not know what is bentonite clay? Today we will make you aware with bentonite clay benefits, uses and side effects.
Bentonite clay is in fact an absorbent aluminium phyllosilicate clay containing montmorillonite. In simple words its volcano ash and mainly found in Benton and Wyoming. Now days it is also harvested in Italy, France and U.S. Also known as ‘healing clay’, bentonite clay comprises lots of healthy benefits when orally taking (drinking and eating). It does not only detoxify body but also redeem a number of illnesses.
Removes intestinal problems:
It has electrical charge to absorb body toxin, impurities, and chemicals, when used with water. It helps to get rid of constipation, gas and bloating. It also relives in vomiting and nausea in pregnant women. Watch the following video on how to take bentonite clay internally:
Bentonite clay for Acne, Pimples and open pores:
Bentonite clay has also lots of skin regime benefits. It is very helpful in getting rid of acne, pimple, skin allergies and zits.
Use a tablespoon of bentonite clay with rose water and apply on the face, let it dry and rinse with lukewarm water. It will help in lessen your acne and pimple and also tighten pores. watch the video below on how to use bentonite clay for Skin.
The use of bentonite clay also aids body wounds and eczema.
When you took bath add few spoons of clay in bath water. It will assist in absorbing impurities and toxins by leaving it sooth and supple.
Improves gums and teeth:
It removes the unhealthy substance around the teeth, tongue and gums. You can sprinkle bentonite clay powder on the toothpaste while brushing in the morning to remove the bacteria which make you sick if you swallow.
Below are some bentonite mask recipes for getting glowing and flawless skin.
Simple mask for Acne and Pimples:
- 1tbs bentonite clay
- A Mixing bowl for mixing them
Bentonite Clay and Turmeric Mask for Facial:
- 1tbs Bentonite clay
- 1tbs Turmeric
- 2tbs Apple cider Vinegar
Mix them well and apply on face for face cleansing.
Bentonite Clay mask For hair:
- 1/2 cup bentonite clay powder
- 1/2 cup aloe vera gel
- 1/4 apple cider vinegar
Mix them well and apply on your hair. Let it dry well and rinse with water. You will see your hair become smooth and shiny.
It may cause allergy or redness with some substance in the clay. Allergy and redness can occur if you have sensitive skin.
Video on daytimes about the benefits of bentonite clay: