One of the five natural and basic elements that the Universe provides us with is ‘mud’. It contains essential minerals which have therapeutic and relaxing effects on the human body and mind. This is the reason why mud has entered the domain of skin-care products and is reigning in the form of mud packs or clay packs.
Clay/Mud packs have an extensive number of uses which includes maintaining the PH levels of the skin, reducing swellings and inflammations, improving the blood circulation and nourishing the skin.
So let’s get to know about some of the best clay packs fit for the skin available online.
1Fabindia Haldi Chandan Mud Face Pack
Price: ₹390 for 100 ml
This pack comes in a white tube containing antibacterial and exfoliating properties. Enriched with natural products like haldi, chandan and multani mitti, it has a lightening effect on the skin and prevents excess oil secretion.
2Glamglow Supermud Clearing Treatment
Price: ₹4,050 for 50 gm
Although, a little heavy on the pocket, this mud pack boasting of scientifically advanced treatment comes in a shiny silvery tub. It is paraben free and helps in pore refining and smoothening the complexion.
3Richfeel Mud Pack
Price: ₹700 for 500 gm
Enriched with sea minerals which protect and nourish the skin, it is suitable for all skin types. It is recommended to use as a thin paste by mixing it with a little amount of clean water. There is a visible glow to the skin after application.
4The Body Shop Sea Weed Ionic Clay Mask
Price: ₹3,000 for 100 ml
Appropriate for oily skin, it deep-cleanses and draws out impurities from the pores and absorbs excess oil. This amazing product from body shop contains natural ionic clay action combined with algae extracts. It is a weekly mask treatment which detoxifies and rejuvenates the skin.
5Freeman Facial Clay Mask with Mint and Lemon
Price: ₹795 for 150 ml
It comes in an attractive yellow tube with the mask a little bit too thick. It makes the skin softer and lends a fruity and refreshing scent to it. It contains mint extract, lemon extract and kaolin clay and is appropriate only for oil skin type.
6Himalaya Herbals Oil Clear Mud Face Pack
Price: ₹130 for 100 gm
This mud pack comes in Himalaya’s statement white tube containing Walnut extracts helpful in removing black heads and dead cells, Fuller’s earth helpful in removing deep-seated impurities. This mineral clay is helpful in maintaining the natural pH of the skin and khus grass for toning the facial skin.
7Purederm Purifying Dead Sea Mud Mask with Mango
Price: ₹100 for 15 ml
This mud pack drains the impurities from within rendering the skin more radiant and brighter. It contains extracts of dead sea salt, mango and aloe vera which provide a soothing effect to the skin.
8Jovees Insta Fair Liquorice Clay Pack
Price: ₹175 for 120 gm
This pack helps in reducing melanin from the skin and smoothens skin texture. The product features are the blend of calamine, liquorice, arbutin, multani mitti, imported clay and other wild fruits. It has a slight thick texture but spreads evenly on liquefying the mixture with a little water.
9Biotique-Bio Mud Pack
Price: ₹199 for 75 gm
A perfect blend of minerals like calcium, iodine and minerals and essential oils like geranium, lavender, basil and peppermint, this mud pack lifts and makes the skin of the face firmer. The texture is smooth with a strong earthy smell tinged with the scents of the essential oils.
10Lotus Herbals Claywhite Black Clay Skin Whitening Face Pack
Price: ₹190 for 60 gm
This good quality product is free from chemicals and is most suitable for summers. It contains black clay and silica which works on the facial complexion to lighten it. It has a cooling effect on the skin and relaxes the pores after cleaning them.
11Khadi Mauri Clay based Face Pack
Price: ₹95 for 50 gm
It comes in a sturdy yellow tub with a steel coloured lid on top. Enriched with extracts of cucumber, chironji, tulsi, methi and sterile mud, it also provides a mild bleaching effect to the skin to remove blemishes and spots.
12VLCC Mud Face Pack
Price: ₹205 for 70g
The container is white and has an unique shape. It is helpful in detoxifying as it contains kaolin mud, turmeric powder and mint oil which cleanses the toxins & removes excess oil from the pores. It has a mousse like structure and gives off a strong sandalwood fragrance.