Frequently asked questions
What is a rhassoul mud treatment?
Rhassoul mud has been used for centuries to improve skin by detoxification. The mineral mud comes from the Moroccan Atlas Mountains and is applied to the skin and then a massage performed before leaving the mud on the skin, sometimes inside of a body wrap, other times inside a mud chamber that is heated to encourage sweat.
After a short while the mud is washed off the body either by a steam bath or steam shower in a dedicated spa. Amongst the minerals contained in Rhassoul mud there are silica, iron, magnesium, potassium, sodium and lithium.
What are the benefits of mineral mud treatment?
There are widely accepted benefits to undergoing a mineral mud treatment. For example it has been known to help with eczema and psoriasis. The detoxifying effects also improve skin texture, softness and elasticity. Additional benefits are exfoliation, reviving skin, relief from rheumatic complaints and a reduction of muscle aching.