People with high sensitivity to toxic chemicals rely on clay cleansing. This type of cleansing uses a natural clay—made from aged ash spewed out from erupting volcanos—which is said to have healing and detoxifying properties.
Bentonite clay is harvested in Fort Benton, Wyoming, where most of the clay products sold today, are sourced. Its toxin-binding properties are capable of removing heavy metals and other negatively charged elements from our body, leaving us free from radicals and illness causing toxins.
In addition to its detoxifying properties, bentonite clay can also replace the missing minerals in our body and can treat various health problems. It has been touted as a healing clay is proven to alleviate the following medical conditions:
- Allergic reactions
- Acne and breakouts
- Skin problems like eczema, insect bites, wounds, redness etc
- Tooth decay
- Digestive tract problems
- Stomach ache
- Acid reflux
- pH balance (Bentonite clay has high alkaline level that can alkalinized water)