Mud from the Dead Sea is rich in more than 20 minerals. The mud is especially known for its therapeutic benefits. The Mud has been found to be very effective for a wide range of cosmetic and skin care uses as well as in the cure of rheumatic ailments.
The remarkable absorbent clay penetrates deep into the skin's pores, thoroughly cleansing and removing grime which impedes the nourishing process. Through osmosis, minerals from the mud stimulate, hydrate and restore the skin's vitality.
Dead Sea mud is especially known for its therapeutic benefits, including stimulating blood circulation, restoring damaged skin cells and helping to relieve painful joints.
The mud is excellent for softening hard or peeling skin found on knees, elbows and even the scalp. It stimulates, tightens and invigorates the skin, leaving it supple, refreshed and glowing.
Since ancient times the Dead Sea has kept it's secrets. These secrets are now being revealed for the benefit of medical science, skin care and beauty care.
The Sea is situated at the lowest point on earth, 400meters below sea level. It is the lowest and most saline of all deep, natural expanses of water and has a singular chemical composition. The valley bed was created 5 million years ago as part of the great Syrian African Depression.
It's been named the dead sea as no animal life can live in its saline waters. Today we know that certain bacteria and algae can survive, and in fact thrive in the hot, saline water of the dead sea. Due to the special climatic conditions, the water evaporates quickly leaving large salt deposits. These salt deposits have resulted in creating the worlds saltiest body of water.
Historic evidence exists that previous generations have benefited from bathing and using mud from the Dead Sea. Cleopatra of Egypt knew of the mud's cosmetic remedy. King Herod treated his ailments at one of the thermo mineral springs. All sorts of strange characteristics were documented over several hundreds of years, by all who had visited, invaded and conquered the region.