Mineral rich sodium bentonite from ancient volcanic ash has been used for generations internally and externally. Extracted from deep earth in Redmond, Utah, the clay contains over 50 trace minerals. Redmond Clay can be mixed with a little water and used as a poultice or mud pack, in the bath or foot soak and in facials and skin care applications. Clay was the natural medicine used by natives for many stomach ailments, dysentery and food infections. Clay draws toxins to itself and many add the clay to juice or water to drink daily.