French Green Clay (Illite) is a beautiful fine, light green/gray clay. Illite is found in the Northern regions of France and is a highly absorbent clay absorbing 30% of water. Illite clay contains less magnesium than the Montmorillonite clay, and has an 8-12% remineralisaiton power. It is great for detoxificaiton and decongestion. Active minerals are calcium, silicium, mineral oxides, magnesium, potassium, dolomite, silica, manganese, phosphorous, silicon, copper, and selenium, as well as a small percentage of montmorillonite.
This clay is hand extracted, sundried, and ground to a fine powder.
Traditional experience shows when used on the skin, the clay absorbs the toxins, dead skin and oily substances, increasing blood flow to the epidermis. It tightens the pores, revitalizing the complexion.
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Other external uses are:
This clay should be avoided with sensitive skin
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