Before we go to describe how to use Aztec Indian healing clay we should know what this clay is? This clay is nothing but 100% natural calcium Bentonite clay originated from Fort Benton, Montana state of USA. It is composed of volcanic ashes that have been sun dried in the Death Valley, California a state of USA with a temperature of 134 degree for maximum 6 months.
The name Aztec Indian clay mask came from the Aztec culture of Aztec Indians lived during 15th and 16 th centuries in central Mexico This tribal people loved nature very much and had strong belief on natural products.
As such they used this clay as medicine for most of the skin issues and other diseases. Later on this secrecy of clay medicine spread all over the world and now in scientific age we call it as Aztec secret Indian healing clay.
When this clay is collected from nature in lump it contains huge impurities. The clay is cleaned physically and chemically before it is taken to powder form. It is noted that this clay contains the ingredients of calcium, sodium, magnesium, potassium silica and iron.
When the clay contains maximum percentage of metal we call the clay in the name of that metal. So when the metal content is about 70% of calcium content we call the clay as calcium Bentonate clay, the most beneficial metal for human skin issues and other diseases.
You cannot apply the powder clay directly to skin rather it is made as paste with water or any other suitable liquid ingredients to apply on face and hair in the form of masks. While you need to apply in any other parts of body you can apply poultice to reduce skin issues.
How the Aztec Indian healing Clay can be beneficial to us?
It is amazing that simple clay can be so beneficial for our skin issues and our physical disorders. It can easily treat the cuts, burns, insect bites, insect sting, itching applying poultice over the areas affected.
Other skin issues like eczema, acne, pimples and blemishes are removed by using poultice of this clay with other ingredients. The detoxification is one of the greatest feature of this Aztec Indian healing clay.
The armpit detox, detox bath, reinitialized of teeth, removal of internal infection, allergies all these can be well treated by the help of this Aztec clay using internally or externally. Human indigestion problem along with pet’s illness and vomiting issues are also eliminated by using Aztec healing clay- how wonderful.
Step by Step Guide to Use Aztec Indian Healing Clay:
Now we are ready to make mask or poultice to apply on face, hair or anywhere in the body. One of the most important things is to take in consideration the ingredients and tools to be used for this purpose.
Although the ingredients fully depend on type of skin as well as type of skin issues. Other internal diseases we are describing a common mask for face and hair. It should not be confused that the ingredients will be same for both mask and poultice, only variation is place application in the same skin.
It is noted that this clay comes in the form of powder that cannot be directly applied to skin rather you can eat it as drink to get rid of some internal diseases. Also this Indian clay is available in the form of tablet or capsule. One thing you must be very careful while you are eating it orally that the powder must be certified and approved by FDA, Federal Drug Administration, and USA.
The ingredients for a facial mask:
- Aztect Indian healing clay powder -3 tablespoon.
- Water or apple cider vinegar-3 tablespoon .
- Put both ingredients in a glass bowl.
- Mix well with a wooden or plastic spoon to get.
- This paste will use for mask or poultice as required.
In case of normal, dry, oily or strong skin the above recipe is well applied but for sensitive or delicate skin you should use water only instead of apple cider vinegar. Also you can use 50% water and 50% apple cider vinegar for weak or old skin.
Let us have a look for mask in case of hair remedy.
The following ingredients to apply:
- ½ cup Aztec Indian clay powder.
- 1 tablespoon coconut oil.
- 1 tablespoon castor oil.
- 6 tablespoon apple cider vinegar.
- 3 tablespoon of water.
- Put all the ingredients in a glass bowl.
- Mix completely with a plastic spoon to get a paste.
- The paste is completely ready for hair mask.
We have already told that the ingredient will vary according to the type of skin and type of skin issues and internal diseases.
The combination of most common ingredient Aztec Indian healing clay with apple cider vinegar may increase the effectiveness of mask with the following extra essential oils.
- Tea tree oil.
- Olive oil.
- Grape seed oil.
- Sweat almond oil.
How to use mask or poultice?
Normally use your finger to apply in mask or poultice application. You can also use cosmetic sponge or cotton ball to apply the paste. A thick layer of ¼ th inch is best suited for your skin.
Wait 20-30 minutes for normal skin until the mask is semi-dry, while you can wait only for 5-10 minutes for delicate skin. Never allow the mask to completely dry that may be dangerous.
Wash the mask completely with warm water and dry it with a cotton towel. It is always advisable not to take shower before the application of mask but after completion of mask application and removal you need to take shower.
Taking 2 times showers for a mask application may dry your skin too much. You can on the other hand follow the same procedure in case of a poultice.
Any other uses of this amazing clay?
- Arrmpit detox, you can apply paste with equal proportion of Indian clay with apple cider vinegar to remove armpit hair.
- Detox bath, ¼ th cup of Indian clay is mixed with bath tub water in order to soften your skin.
- Internal infection, when taken powder orally with vitamin c and fish oil the infection goes.
- Reminerilized teeth, when this clay powder is mixed with tooth paste directly you get the teeth reminerilized.
- Increase digestion power, when you take orally it help in digestion power.
- Pet sick and vomiting, liquid Aztec Indian clay may poured to pet to stop their vomiting and illness.
Healing effect of Aztec Clay Mask
We know any damage or body injury and even diseases are healed by our body itself naturally. But this Aztec Indian healing clay in the form powder, tablet , capsule, mask, poultice can effectively enhance the healing effect of your body.
Detoxification with the help of this Aztec healing clay
Yes, this Indian clay has the capability to absorb and remove the heavy metals, impurities, and chemical easily from body. That gives you a nice healthy atmosphere. In this article we have narrated detail about mask and you can easily select the best clay mask