Make your own mask with Green clay from Portugal. Our clay contains trace minerals such as calcium, aluminum, magnesium, silica, phosphorous, copper and zinc! It can be used as a face mask, exfoliator, mud bath and to clear blemishes.
One of our favorite ways to use it to calm irritated skin from poison ivy. Follow our recipe to relieve and reduce rashes from poison ivy. Sold in a ziplock bag. 2.5 oz (70 g) and measures 1/4 cup by volume.
Poison Ivy Remedy Recipe
1/4 c green clay
2 tsp sea salt
enough witch hazel to form a paste
5 drops of peppermint essential oil (optional)
Mix all ingredients together and store in a glass or plastic container. To use, spread a layer of paste on the affected area. Allow clay to dry for 15 minutes. Using a warm washcloth, gently blot area to remove the clay. Repeat as necessary.
Also great on bug bites to relieve the itch.
Mixed with a little milk and left on for 15 minutes as a face mask. Great for sensitive skin, really reduced redness and irritation!