The aim of this website is to highlight the amazing healing properties of bentonite clay and the ways in which it can be used, in particular we concentrate on Sodium bentonite clay which is the best type of bentonite clay to use for internal and external healing.
We will be adding articles on the various uses of bentonite clay, these articles are accessible through the links on the left hand side.
What is bentonite clay?
It is a 100% natural, mineral-rich clay that is named after its place of discovery, Fort Benton, Wyoming.
Bentonite clay, also known as healing or 'living' clay is found throughout the world, but the largest deposits are to be found in the Great Plains area of North America and is formed from the weathering of volcanic ash in the presence of water.
What makes bentonite clay so special?
This is no ordinary clay, it has exceptional medicinal healing properties and has been used for centuries by native tribes around the world. In recent times it has been increasingly used by alternative health practitioners to prevent and alleviate various health problems. This is done through a process of detoxification.
More about bentonite clay
Bentonite clay belongs to a group of clay minerals known as 'montmorillionite' which is named after the french city Montmorillon, the place the medicinal clay was first identified.
Montmorillonite is the active mineral in many medicinal clays.
Not only can it be used to detoxify the body but has been reported to be very good for treating acne, stomach ulcers, varicose veins and more.