Rhassoul Clay Powder, 50g
Pure powdered Rhassoul is the Moroccan clay, used by hammam for cleaning the skin and the hair.
"It is a natural and organic mineral, can be used as a washing cream for you hair or as a face mask or to cleanse delicately the body; sweetends the skin, reducing sebum secretions, gives new life to the skin eliminating dead cells. Suitable for delicate and allergic skins, the Rhassoul cleans perfectly, removing any impurity expecially blacks.
The Rhassoul is suitable for every hair, skin and scalp type, removes the oil without weakening or drying, regulates sebum secretions give light and silky life to the hair. The hair treated with the Rhassoul as an exceptional brightness and softness."
How do you mix rhassoul clay?
Add some rhassoul clay into a stone, clay, glass or wooden bowl. Shake it level and just cover the clay powder in water. Leave the clay alone to hydrate and activate for about 10 minutes. The add more water or powder if needed to achieve the right consistency for the intended use. The clay can be stirred before use to assure a homogeneous consistency. For most uses, a yogurt like consistency is ideal. With a little bit of practice you will become an expert at mixing your rhassoul.
For convenience rhassoul mud can be made ahead of time and stored in an airtight container, or a little water can be poured over the clay to prevent evaporation.
How do you use rhassoul clay to wash and condition the hair?
To use rhassoul clay for washing the hair, mix the clay as described above.
Method 1 Wet the hair, then massage the clay-water mix into the scalp for a few minutes. Add a little more water to the scalp to keep the clay fluid. Do not rub the clay into the hair, just let the hair hang, it will be cleaned during the rinse. Rinse the hair and allow it to dry naturally.
Method 2 Better for long hair: Make the clay mix much thinner than for all other applications, so that it can be poured. The consistency is similar to milkshake. Wet the hair and pour the clay liquid onto the scalp. Spend time rubbing the scalp, ignoring the hair. Then before rinsing, comb the clay mixture down the length of the hair. Rinse the hair thoroughly and allow it to dry.
How do you use rhassoul clay to make a face mask?
Make up the clay up into a yogurt-like consistency. Spread the rhassoul mud over the face, avoiding the eyes. Wash the clay off the face before it dries (about 10 minutes). If you wish to prolong the face mask, cover the mask with a thin damp cloth, or spray with a mister. For help with skin outbreaks, steam the clay mask over a bowl of hot water, using a towel to create a steam chamber.
How do you use rhassoul clay as a facial cleanser and for removing facial make-up or simply for washing the face?
To use rhassoul clay for facial care, first tie the hair back and use argan oil on a tiny piece of cloth to remove oily eye make up. Then just wet the face and dip the fingers into the hydrated clay and dab onto the face. Spread the clay over the face and neck, keeping the clay moist and using a washing motion with the hands, a flannel, exfoliating glove or a sponge. Allow time for it to clean, exfoliate and detoxify. Rinse off. Most people do need to moisturize the delicate and visible skin on the face, neck hands and nails. Argan oil, famous for its anti aging properties is the best moisturizer to use for the face. Rhassoul clay and argan oil have been used together for thousands of years.
How do you use rhassoul clay to replace Shower gel / soap / body scrub?
Rhassoul clay is great as a natural shower gel, instead of soap. Turn the shower on briefly to wet and warm the body. Turn the shower off. Apply the clay as a shampoo or body wash to the skin. Use an exfoliating or massage glove to spread the clay thinly over the body. Massaging a little more where the body needs extra deodorization. With the shower turned off, the clay has time to clean, deodorize and detox the skin.
Then turn the shower on to rinse the body and hair using the exfoliating glove to remove the clay from the skin. The shower is just used for wetting and rinsing, reducing water and energy consumption. Apply the alum if you need a deodorant and argan oil if you need to moisturize or to protect the exposed skin on the face, neck, hands and nails.
Rhassoul is very kind to skins prone to:
- Dry or oily patches
- Sensitive skins
- All skins
- Fine hair
- Thinning hair
- Everyday use
What are the generic properties of rhassoul clay?
Rhassoul possesses a strong negative charge and high absorption rate —carrying away excess sebum, toxins, heavy metals, chemical residues and impurities. The high detoxifying powder make the use of rhassoul clay ideal for skin treatments, face skin care and washing the hair. At the same time, many essential minerals and trace elements are released from the clay particle into the dermis, encouraging better skin health and reduced signs of aging. Follicle health and hair quality are also improved.
With regular use of rhassoul clay for hair washing expect:
- A perfectly clean scalp and hair
- Relief from dry and dandruff-prone scalps
- A better nourished scalp and healthier follicles
- Reduced frequency between hair washing
- An increase in hair volume and body
- An increase in hold, flexibility, smoothness and shine
- No build-up
- Less itchy skin, when itchiness is caused by sensitivity to chemical soap, shampoos and conditioners.
- Improved deodorization of the skin
Made in Morocco
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