Clay is a fine-grained rock with a structure consisting of clay minerals (aluminosilicates).Clay includes aluminum, silicon, titanium, potassium, manganese, calcium, sodium.It is also rich in iron, magnesium, copper and other trace elements and minerals, has a beneficial effect on various systems of the body.
minerals, gases and other substances contained in the clay, stimulate the endocrine system, improve the motility of the gastrointestinal tract, increase bile secretion, and normalize the nervous system and regulate immunological processes: stimulate the production of antibodies to limit the occurrence of allergic reactions.
To date, accumulated a wealth of experience with different types of clay in medicine and cosmetics, have been many clinical studies developed indications and contraindica
clay used in medicine for respiratory diseases (bronchitis, sore throat, rhinitis, sinusitis, pneumonia, etc.), infectious diseases, tuberculosis, radiculitis, osteochondrosis, arthritis, neuritis, neuralgia.Indications are also mud therapy in atherosclerosis, multiple sclerosis, gout, diabetes, anemia, malnutrition, inflammation of the prostate, ovarian dysfunction, infertility.
Due to the presence of antimicrobial substances, clay is an excellent antiseptic and has been used successfully in the treatment of contusions, sprains, abrasions, cuts, festering wounds, abscesses.In addition, it can destroy parasites absorb and rid the body of poisons, toxins, acid putrefaction gases.Therefore, the clay is often recommended for admission into the case of poisoning, intestinal parasitosis, flatulence, etc.
In cosmetology different types of clay are used as masks to deal with various skin problems face and head.For example, owners of white clay suitable oily and combination skin to cleanse, drying, smoothing facial contours and light bleaching.This effect has blue clay, which among other things lightens age spots and freckles, rejuvenates the skin, disinfects and eliminates it from acne, as well as effective against hair loss, because activates blood circulation, speeds up the metabolic processes in the cells of the scalp and thereby strengthening the hair folliclesand stimulates hair growth.
Green Clay purifies the pores and eliminates shine face, relieves irritation, restores moisture balance of the skin, improves microcirculation.Red clay is suitable for women with sensitive and dry skin, since it removes redness, eliminates peeling, itching, feeling of tightness and dryness, saturates tissues with oxygen, eliminates allergic reactions.
pink clay has the properties of white and red, as a mixture thereof.It can be used with any type of skin tightening facial contours, smoothing facial wrinkles, easing supply and purification.Yellow, black and gray clay is used for inflammation to remove toxins and to tone flabby and dull skin.
Clay and effective in getting rid of fat deposits in the abdomen and thighs.With wrappings, combined with proper nutrition and physical activity can make a toned figure and the outline is clear and beautiful body.