Green Clay - Natural organic cosmetic, Ol'Vita 100 g
Organic green clay is a 100% natural product. It comes from silica-alumina rocks. The colour of the clay is related to the presence of divalent iron ions. It reduces the amount of secreted sebum, regenerates, cleanses and soothes skin. It also heals its irritation.
In addition it is a source of many minerals such as: iron, potassium, phosphorus, calcium, magnesium, sodium, zinc, manganese, copper and silicon. It has astringent properties so it prevents the formation of wrinkles. Suitable for oily, combination, acne, eczema or psoriasis skin.
Properties and application:
- prevents the formation of wrinkles,
- reduces the amount of secreted sebum,
- it has astringent properties,
- soothes irritations,
- regenerates and cleanses the skin,
- meshes the skin,
- improves skin appearance,
- supports treatment of acne lesions.
Green clay is widely used as:
- facial mask,
- gentle peeling to the scalp,
- mask for damaged and dry hair,
- natural toothpaste,
- having a bath.
Green clay mask:
Clay should be combined with a few drops of cosmetic Ol'Vita oil and water. Mix thoroughly to obtain a mask. Apply on face or body and leave for 10-15 minutes, gently sprinkle with floral water (lavender or rose). Wash thoroughly.
Gentle scalp scrub:
Green clay peeling stimulates circulation and contributes to hair growth. It is recommended for weakened hair bulbs, dry scalp and for dandruff problems. How to make a peeling: take 2-3 teaspoons of green clay and mix in the water or herbal extract. Apply the paste on the scalp and massage for a few minutes. After the treatment thoroughly rinse and wash your hair. In addition the tip of the hair can be protected with a favourite unrefined oil (argan, coconut or apricot kernel oil).
Mask for damaged and dry hair:
A hair mask perfectly restores radiance and reduces the brittleness of hair. Combine clay with water to get a paste and apply on the hair. Leave for 15 minutes, then wash thoroughly.
Green clay used to brush teeth prevents bleeding gums, kills bacteria and removes bad smell. The clay can be used directly and as a paste which is rich in nutrients and doesn't contains fluoride.
To make a paste use:
unrefined coconut oil (8-tablespoon),
green clay (4-tablespoons)
baking soda (4-tablespoons),
A few drops of your favourite natural essential oil.
Natural toothpaste used systematically brightens the teeth.
Having a bath:
A green clay added while having a bath has an incredible effect on our body. It perfectly complements the minerals, therefore it helps with colds. In addition it improves the appearance of the skin and relaxes. Add 100g of green clay to the bath and enjoy it for 15 minutes. For a better effect after having a bath, apply unrefined coconut oil to keep the skin soft to the touch.
Illite, kaolin, montmorillonite
Country of origin
Some of the information is obtained from generally available sources.