Recipes with cosmetic clay in its action are not inferior to expensive salon procedures. That's why they are so loved by fans of home care of themselves. The clear advantages of clay is its low price and ubiquitous availability. Let's consider some variants of using this cosmetic product.
1. For oily hair. The combination of blue clay and eucalyptus oil perfectly copes with excessive fatty hair, cleanses the scalp from sebaceous plugs and dead tissue. Preparing the mixture is very simple. A portion of the clay is added a few drops of oil and diluted with water until the consistency of the mask. Before applying the product, it is better to moisten the head a little. Apply the mixture with your fingers, lightly rubbing into the roots. The length of the hair does not need to be applied. Then cover your head with a cap (for 20-40 minutes). Rinse with clean water or with a mild shampoo.
2. For problem skin. Black clay reduces inflammation, and also deeply cleanses the pores. Strengthen its properties with herbs. For cooking masks, you can use infusions and decoctions of herbs instead of pure water. With black clay, the decoction of the bark of oak, the infusion of chamomile and burdock are perfectly combined.
3. For body. Due to the high content of mineral substances, clay is a valuable cosmetic product. It restores, satiates and tones up the skin. It is recommended to use pink and white clay for body care. It can be used alone or mixed with other components. For example, on its basis, you can prepare a soft composition for peeling. To do this, a small amount of clay should be added to the sour cream or less fatty sour-milk base (the mixture should not be too thick). Use as a regular composition for peeling.