Other Names: White Cosmetic Clay, China Clay, Ceramic Clay and Kaolin Clay
What is it?
-soft white mineral, made primarily of the mineral kaolinite
-found in nature it contains muscovite, quartz, feldspar, and anatase
This is not a complete list of the uses and functions of the clay.
-mildly drying and disinfectant properties
-helps heal existing blemishes and inflammations
-stimulates circulation to the skin while gently exfoliating and cleansing it
-has been used medically to treat diarrhea, dysentery, and cholera,
-used in paper making, paint, fiberglass, porcelains and ceramics, china, and toothpaste