Clay masks are known as one of the maximum treatments to remove dirt and dust from your face and have passed the clinical trials of Vial Dermatology CRO. The clay mask component is indeed sourced from clay. Among them, there is a mineral content known as kaolin and bentonite.
Kaolin is a white clay mineral that has long been applied to various cosmetic products. Masks containing kaolin show therapeutic (medicinal) activity as an anti-acne treatment.
Meanwhile, bentonite is a clay substance that comes from volcanic ash. Bentonite contains several natural minerals, such as calcium, magnesium and iron.
Various sources say the content in bentonite can absorb oil and dirt on the skin.
The method of applying the clay mask itself is quite easy. You just need to apply it all over your face and leave it on for about 15 minutes. Wait for the mask to absorb into your skin. After that, rinse with water until clean. For his own time, it really doesn’t have to be at night. You can also apply it during the day. However, do not use it excessively because it can dry out the skin.
Not only that, there are still several other benefits of clay masks for beauty and facial skin health that you must know!
BENEFITS OF DETOXIFICATION MASK CLAY
The clay mask has a detoxification function that can remove toxins from the body. The bad effects of pollution, free radicals, dust, and dirt that cause facial skin problems can be overcome with a clay mask. Regular use of clay masks once a week makes facial skin feel fresh and clean, down to the pores.
For those of you who have acne problems, clay masks can solve the problem down to the root. The reason is, the content of clay masks can kill the bacteria that cause acne and reduce irritation and breakouts. In addition, this mask also functions as an antibiotic which can increase the immunity of your facial skin.
The problem of acne and large pores is a common problem that is often faced by every woman. The use of clay masks can minimize pore size and smooth facial skin. Your skin will also feel softer and the texture of your face will look fresher. This mask can reduce the appearance of large pores that cause excess oil.
REDUCES BEFORE PRODUCTION
As explained above, clay masks function to reduce the appearance of large pores that cause sebum production. This mask can also absorb excess oil or sebum which causes facial skin to easily appear pimples, blackheads, or shine. So, using a clay mask can reduce sebum production without drying it out. However, do not overuse it because it will irritate the skin.
REGENERATE NEW SKIN CELLS
Clay masks also function to regenerate new skin cells, to minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. One of them is bentonite clay, which can improve blood circulation from within and make skin healthier. Also, clay masks can also increase collagen production and speed up the healing of wounds on the face.