Bentonite clay is a type of clay that is formed from volcanic ash. It is known for its ability to absorb impurities, toxins and excess oil from the skin, making it a popular ingredient in skincare products. It also has anti-inflammatory properties, which can help reduce redness and irritation, making it beneficial for those with sensitive skin. Additionally, it can help to gently exfoliate the skin, leaving it feeling smooth and refreshed. Bentonite clay can also be used as a face mask to help deep cleanse the skin and tighten pores, giving the skin a more youthful appearance. It is also known to help with skin disorders like eczema and psoriasis.