Bentonite clay, sodium

NZ $8.00


Clays & Masks, Makeup Ingredients


Bentonite clay

Sodium bentonite
Origin: Australia
Colour: cream

Do not use metal utensils with bentonite as the clay absorbs the metals and it becomes less effective. Use wooden, bamboo or plastic instead.
  • Light khaki colour with a fine to medium texture 
  • Very popular healing clay 
  • Detoxifying and clarifying 
  • Reduces inflammation and swelling
  • Fabulous as a face pack or to add to cold-processed soap.

To use clays:
To 1 tbsp of clay slowly add water, hydrosol or oil and mix into a paste.
Apply a thick coating to the face and/or body.
Leave on for 10 minutes.
Wash off with warm water.
Use your favourite oil or moisturiser to finish. 
For best results steam clean the face to open pores before applying. 

Clay has been used for thousands of years to absorb toxic substances in the body and eliminate them, to stimulate, reinvigorate and rejuvenate skin cells and tissues, cleanse and beautify, making them an ideal ingredient for skin care and natural beauty products.

Check out our blog post "How different clays benefit the skin" to choose the best clay for your specific skincare needs.

All our products are for external use.


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