Amazing Rhassoul Clay (Moroccan Lava Clay) Rich in silica and magnesium along with potassium and calcium.
Uses: Hair & skin cleanser.
A truly exquisite Spa quality clay from ancient deposits unearthed from the fertile Atlas mountains of Morocco.
Rhassoul is a mineral rich, taupe/brown clay that blends extremely well with water making its application to the face and skin a smooth and delightful experience.
The best Spas around the world utilize the toning and enriching benefits offered by Rhassoul and now it's just as easy to enjoy this splendor within your own home. High in Silica, Magnesium, Iron, Calcium, Potassium and Sodium content, this clay is surely one of the finest treasures for the pampering and therapeutic benefits of your skin.
When first mined, (deep beneath the Atlas Mountains) Rhassoul clay appears as a polished brown, soap-like clay, which is chunky in appearance and resembling rocks. After further refinement and micronization, the end product is a smooth almost silken earth.
Rhassoul can be used for a variety of professional applications, it is an invaluable enhancement for spa treatments and for personal use. Its extraordinary power of absorption makes it more effective than other clays for cleansing, de-toxification, and general skin treatment.
It can be used as soap, skin conditioner, shampoo, and facial and body mask and it washes like soap and leaves a unique, sweet scent on the skin.
Rhassoul contains higher percentages of silica and magnesium along with potassium and calcium. Rhassoul appears to be far more effective than other clays. In addition to this, due to its greater smectic qualities, (i.e. its ability to swell with the addition of water)
Rhassoul achieves better results in skin treatment.
The mineral properties of Rhassoul Clay were studied extensively and presented at the 12th meeting of the National Institute of Phytotherapy in Paris in 1985. Rhassoul Clay contains a high percentage of silica, magnesium, potassium, and calcium.
Rhassoul clay's most impressive properties in skin improvement are its capacity of absorption and adsorption due to its high level of ion exchange.
For rejuvenating facial mask:
Mix enough purified water to clay to make a thick paste. Allow to sit for 1 hour. Apply to clean skin avoiding eye area. Let dry (about 10-12 minutes). Remove and rinse thoroughly. Follow with toner and moisturizer. Your skin will feel rejuvenated!