If you’re looking to purchase Bentonite clay, you have several options:
Powdered bentonite clay is available at some health and natural foods stores. You might find it packaged by the pound in a bag or tub, and I’ve sometimes seen it sold in the bulk bins.
You can also buy quality clays from an online vendor. Here you can check the prices on a number of different packaged healing clays. Some of these products are eligible for free shipping.
Many people have reported success in treating their acne with calcium bentonite clay. The mode of action is this: the bentonite clay mask will draw excess sebum (oil) from the pores of the skin, and doubles its duty by gently exfoliatiating the face.
Clay acne treatment can be a very effective alternative to harsher chemical skin products, or side-effect laden pharmaceutical acne drugs.
Calcium Bentonite is a natural clay formed from the weathering of volcanic ash in the presence of water. It is sometimes called montmorillonite or Pascalite.
Clays, particularly bentonite clay, have been used for hundreds of years as natural medicinal remedies. Because of the great power of calcium bentonite for absorption and adsorption, it has many beneficial uses throughout the body for maintaining health.
Bentonite clay and its strong absorptive properties have been used topically to draw fluid from burns and infections, as well as on spider bites and bee stings. It is also used as a deodorant, a facial mask, and for healing acne and other skin problems. Calcium bentonite is also used as a digestive aid and a colon cleanser, as well as oral hygiene and dental health.