clay

  • Health News: Why You Should Eat Clay

    Toxins may be all around us, but they don’t have to be in us—or not for long, at any rate. Bentonite, a natural volcanic clay mineral, has shown an ability to bind and remove pesticides, herbicides, pathogenic viruses, and other toxins from the body, helping keep it free of unwanted pollutants.

  • Addressing the Causes of Acne

    Clay has been used by man since the beginning of time. According to Hippocrates, Theophrastus, Dioscorides, and Galen, the Greeks made use of clays extensively. The Romans used clay to clean their togas (detergents weren’t readily available in those times) and, according to Pliny, they used poultices to heal wounds.

    How using clay can keep you naturally beautiful
    By Paul F. Petit, ND, CSSP