If it was good enough for Cleopatra, it’s good enough for us! And when a beauty trick dates back that far, you know it works.
Expect perks like drawing out impurities, absorbing excess oil, delivering valuable minerals, and soothing and repairing your skin.
Minerals are essential to healthy skin as they contribute to everything from hydration to cell metabolism; however, over time the skin’s natural mineral levels decline and the body cannot create more.
So, get dirty with these mud-based products.
AHAVA Dead Sea Body Mud
Combining the benefits of Dead Sea water and Dead Sea mud, AHAVA’s Dead Sea Body Mud has proven therapeutic benefits for the whole body, including relieving aching muscles, calming and soothing irritated skin, and purifying the skin by removing excess oil and toxins.
Peter Thomas Roth Irish Moor Mud Purifying Black Mask
With an exceptionally high concentration of purifying bio-minerals, trace elements and amino and fatty acids, the Irish moor mud within Peter Thomas Roth’s Irish Moor Mud Purifying Mask acts like a magnet – attracting dirt, toxins and excess oil to decongest and prevent blackheads and clogged pores.
With high levels of calcium, iron and vitamins B1, B2 and C, hijiki seaweed hydrates and replenishes fatigued, depleted skin while a blend of volcanic ash and activated charcoal – both rich in healing minerals – works to revitalise and neutralise free radicals to leave skin clear and contented. Your complexion will look and feel immediately refreshed, while visibility of pores, fine line and creases is dramatically reduced.
Eve Lom Rescue Mask
This is a great mud mask without any side effects, like drying. It is kaolin clay based, which helps to detoxify the skin and deeply cleanse, honey and chamomile to hydrate and soothe any irritation, and almond meal to gently loosen any stubborn dead skin cells.
BareMinerals Dirty Detox Skin Glowing and Refining Mud Mask
Loaded with a skin-loving blend of mineral-rich clay, mud, charcoal and papaya enzyme, this purifying concoction is set to be your new must-have for seriously smooth, glowing skin.
Add this detoxifying mask to your weekly regime and reveal transform dullness, uneven texture and congestion into a ridiculously radiant, smooth and clear complexion. Skin-purifying clay, mud and charcoal come together with resurfacing papaya enzyme to completely clarify, refine texture and give skin maximum vibrancy. And even better, this contemporary take on the traditional mud mask is infused with delicate notes of bergamot and eucalyptus to enhance your masking ritual.
Laneige Mini Pore Waterclay Mask
This is a clarifying gel-clay mask, crafted from mineral mud and mint water, that removes pore-clogging oil and impurities.
Innovative and a pure pleasure to use, this watery gel clay mask is crafted from refreshing mint water and clarifying mineral mud. Featuring Pore Minimising™ technology, it glides smoothly onto skin, clearing impurities and reducing the appearance of pores. The fast-acting formula quickly dries to absorb excess oil.
Glamglow YouthMud Tingling & Exfoliating Mud Mask
A best-selling mud mask that refines skin texture, clears the complexion and delivers radiant-looking skin.
Designed as a 10-minute professional ‘facial in a jar’ for behind-the-scenes use in Hollywood’s Entertainment, Music, Fashion & Award industries, for immediate camera- ready glowing skin. Glamglow’s mud base is from the South of France Mediterranean Sea, home to glamorous Cannes, St. Tropez & Monaco. Glamglow’s moisturising collagen synthesis is for both men & women.
MALIN+GOETZ Clarifying Clay Mask
A deep cleansing and exfoliating clay mask ideal for oily or acne-prone skin.
Formulated with refined kaolin clay to help absorb excess oil and draw out impurities, powder-like pumice to gently polish away dead skin, and witch hazel and arnica extract, known to be anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial, this pore-minimizing, 10 minute mask purifies and balances to improve clarity and texture for healthy-looking, radiant skin. The non-irritating mask is also suitable for sensitive skin.
So treat your skin to some earthy goodness …