We're used to hearing about beauty secrets that seem a bit odd (ahem, oil pulling and micro-needling), but this latest trend really takes the cake. We're talking about using clay in your beauty routine—and not in the pore-clearing face mask kind of way. Curious to see what we’re talking about? Keep reading to see the weird ways to use clay in your routine.
When mixed with ingredients like coconut oil, apple cider vinegar, water, and essential oils to form a paste, bentonite clay can also be used as a DIY hair mask. It's said to help "detox" your hair and remove impurities and product buildup—resulting in shiny, nourished tresses.
Mountain Rose Herbs is another source for bentonite clay (it's where Shailene Woodley gets her clay and herbs).
Will you be trying any of these weird uses for clay?