Red French Clay is an active mineral mask, rich in iron oxide and copper which are important elements that help the skin to breathe, slowing the skin’s ageing process. The deficiencies of these elements cause the outer layer of skin to thin, becoming dry and inelastic.
Red clay is an important medicinal and cosmetic tool as it’s a powerhouse of iron oxide which regenerates tissue, skin structure and cell renewal and elasticity. It’s also great for strengthening and firming the skin, for sun-damaged skin and to reduce broken capillaries, varicose veins, stretch marks, bruises, burns and circulation.
Red clay when used in its natural form without added chemicals has a wonderful rejuvenating effect which helps to retain the skins Acid Mantle (The acid mantle is a very fine, slightly acidic film on the surface of human skin acting as a barrier to bacteria, viruses and other potential contaminants that might penetrate the skin thought to be washed away by chemical filled soaps and cleansers)