Kaolin Clay or China Clay is the gentlest of all the clays used in skincare. The name "Kaolin" originates from the name "Kaoling" which is a Hill in China where the clay was originally mined, in China this clay is used for making Porcelain. Kaolin clay has a very soft texture it is rich in "kaolinite" which is a type of mineral.
Kaolin clay has a neutral pH and is rich in silica dioxide, unlike other clays it is does not absorb your skins oil, which can dry your skin out, it leaves your skin feeling soft and healthy, it is most suitable for people with dry, sensitive and mature skin.
Mix one teaspoon of clay with 1 tablespoon of water or hydrosol to form a soft paste. Apply to face avoiding the eye area, leave for 10-20 minutes and rinse off with tepid water. Patch test before use.
You can also purchase the bamboo & spoon mixing set for the clay.