Benefits of Dead Sea Mud for Skin

dead sea mud maskThe perfect solution for the skin craving for deep nutrition and overall purification is a good black Dead Sea mud mask as it provides overall nourishment and detoxification. The Dead Sea mud is unique due to its high concentrations of minerals and salts like magnesium, strontium, boron, iron, calcium and potassium.


What is dead sea mud?

Dead Sea mud is the black mud harvested from shores of Dead Sea is in fact the alluvial slit washed down from surrounding mountains and is deposited on shores of salt sea. Over thousands of years, this form layer upon layer to form fine slit deposits to form a rich Dead Sea mud. The Dead Sea mud is a natural raw material which can be used by the body as a source of essential minerals and nutrients for its normal functioning.

Dead Sea Mud offer many skin, health, hair and other benefits to your body to heal all ailments and disorders.


Where to buy dead sea mud?

Dead Sea mud is available in cosmetic stores, beauty clinics and luxury spas. You can also purchase it online from different e commerce sites.


How to store dead sea mud?

Generally mud comes in glass jars or plastic containers and is stored as it is away from sunlight. Small box comes for many days as we use only little quantity for masks.


Benefits of dead sea mud for skin

1. Body wraps

It is the classic treatment used by the professional therapists in luxury spas around the world which involves wrapping the body in warm and mineral rich mud from the Dead Sea. It gives you wonderful skin benefits like skin toning, moisturizing and restoring a healthy glow to skin, improves skin elasticity and also relieves muscle pain.


Covering the body with Dead Sea mud forms a sealing layer over the skin which results in increase in body temperature. Due to this blood flow is activated and minerals and nutrients penetrate to the tiniest blood vessels. Thus it stimulates all layers of skin favoring skin benefits. Increase in temperature of the body also helps in elimination of toxins through perspiration and stimulates natural cell metabolism.


2. Facial Mask

Like body wraps, Facial mask involves wrapping the face in warm and mineral rich mud. It creates a sealing layer over the skin retaining moisture and increasing blood circulation. As a result face becomes warmer and pores release natural fat and toxins from the face through perspiration. At the same time it also helps in absorbing the nutrients and minerals from the mud for radiant and natural rosy glow.

The seal also helps in improving skins ability to absorb nutrients and minerals through dead layer of cells promoting regeneration of healthy cells.

New cells fill the small facial lines from inside giving smooth outer layer of the skin which gives soft and supple face.

Dead Sea mud can be applied 2-3 times a week for visible effects. It is suitable for all skin types but most effective for skin suffering from functional imbalance as it balances and calms typical irritation and redness of the skin.


3. Moistens the skin surface

Dead Sea mud mask forms a sealing which prevents the natural evaporation of moisture from the skin surface thus increasing the internal moisture levels of the skin. This gives the skin a kind of energy boost resulting in radiant appearance with healthy rosy skin tone.


4. Detoxification

The sealing layer over the skin helps in exfoliation and also helps to release impurities and toxins from the skin which results detoxification.


5. Improves Blood circulation

Irregularities in blood circulation cause patchy skin tone and also form wrinkles. Dead Sea mud face mask helps in increase in body temperature which results in increasing blood circulation and promotes blood flow to all blood vessels. It also helps in maintaining PH balance of the skin cells making skin look healthier and soft.


6. Eliminate cellulite

Cellulite is a kind of fat which stores fats and fluids in skin tissues giving cottage cheese like appearance to the skin surface. Dead Sea mud mask increases the metabolism and helps in elimination of toxins from the body works on cellulite to break down the fat deposits through lymph drainage. Thus it levels out excess cellulite from the body.


7. Removes Dead skin Cells

Dead Sea mud face mask help in removing dead cells from face and body skin. Silica in mud hardens the skin which pulls out dead skin cells from deep layers of skin containing toxic elements and impurities. Fresh and even skin tone can be noticed on constant use of the mud mask.


8. Treats Acne

Dead Sea mud face mask helps in treating acne, black heads, whiteheads and other breakouts by unclogging the pores of the skin. Dead Sea mud which is rich in natural minerals like zinc, sulphur, magnesium, potassium, calcium and iodine helps in detoxification and cleansing of clogged pores giving fresh and flawless skin.


9. Shows Anti ageing effect

Dead Sea mud facial mask is an ideal solution for delaying skin ageing as it helps in enhancing skin elasticity preventing appearance of wrinkles and marks on the face. It also minimizes skin pores on both skin and face giving smooth texture to the skin.


10. Prevents abnormal hair loss

Many hair products make use of the Dead Sea mud to strengthen the scalp and ensure healthy hair. One of the main reasons for hair fall is scalp infections which limits formation of hair protein. Due to absence of hair protein in the hair follicles of scalp, blood vessels shrink that stops supply of oxygen and food to the follicles resulting in premature hair fall. Massage Dead Sea mud on to scalp and allowed to sit for 10 minutes. Rinse it off with water.


11. Treatment for rheumatic pain

Dead Sea mud which has high concentrations of minerals and nutrients reduces inflammation and relieves joint pains. The minerals help in stimulating blood circulation and ease the muscles into a state of relaxation and relieve rheumatic pain.

People suffering from arthritis can put Dead Sea mud mask on their ached body joints, knees and elbows which on constant use relieves rheumatic pain and reduces inflammation.


12. Treatment of skin disorders

Dead Sea mud mask is used to treat skin disorders like eczema and psoriasis. The mask reduces the inflammation and swelling in eczema patients Whereas in psoriasis patients it is used for treating extreme dryness and skin irritation. The Dead Sea mud mask maintains skin moisture and helps in regenerating skin cells rapidly. Itching tendency in eczema patients is lessen which fastens its cure.


How to use the dead sea mud?

For Face:

The Dead Sea mud helps in cleansing face and skin. Follow the simple steps for using Dead Sea mud on face:

  1. Wash your face to remove any dirt and make up on the face. Soak a cloth in warm water, wring it and then laid on face for 30 seconds to open the pores.
  2. Mix one table spoon of mud with 2-4 drops of essential oil.
  3. Moisturize and protect your eyes by applying little quantity of coconut or olive oil around the eyes. Take care that you do not apply mud to this sensitive area.
  4. Apply the mud onto your face evenly in circular motion with the help of fingers. Avoid applying it on any broken skin
  5. Relax for 15-20 minutes and then rinse it off with cold water followed by moisture. Body wraps can be kept for 20-60 minutes for its effective absorption.


Body mask for fatigue and painful muscles and joints:

  1. Take about ¼ cup of Dead Sea mud, 5 drops of lavender oil and 2 drops of rosemary and peppermint oil in a bowl.
  2. Gently heat the bowl over the pot of steaming water.
  3. Massage it to sore muscles and joints with finger tips to stimulate blood circulation. Allowed to dry for 15 minutes and then rinse it off with water.

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