It has an alkalizing effect on the body and when taken correctly, it can help balance gut bacteria. Digestive disturbances like acid reflux, constipation, bloating, gas, etc. helping with skin and allergy issues, providing minerals for the body, recovering from vomiting and diarrhea, detoxification, oral health preparations, externally for all types of skin problems and to speed healing
Bentonite clay can be applied to any area on the skin of babies that is irritated, red or needs soothing in the same way that traditional powders are used. Plus, it is very gentle and naturally cleansing.
One study* found that compared to calendula, bentonite had faster healing effects and is more effective at improving infantile diaper dermatitis. It’s also capable of speeding up healing time of wounds, in some cases even when prescription antibiotics are not able to help solve the problem.
For the best results, do not not take bentonite within an hour of food. Also avoid taking it within two hours of medications or supplements, since it can interact with other substances.
No known precautions. We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.
Study referenced: Source: Comparing the effects of Bentonite & Calendula on the improvement of infantile diaper dermatitis.
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