French Black Clay

French Black Clay

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French Black Clay is also known as Terra Black Clay. It possesses a striking charcoal black hue. French Black Clay is a form of Montmorillonite clay, a soft absorbent clay named after the western region of France known as Montmorillon.

Our French Black Clay is mined, mechanically pulverized into a very fine powered consistency and dried without use of any chemical treatments or additives. It is then carefully packaged to maintain the purity, freshness and beneficial properties of this mineral-rich clay.


  • Very Fine Particle Size and Soft Texture
  • Dark Charcoal Black Hue When Moistened
  • Faint, Characteristic Clay Aroma
  • Ideal for Normal to Oily Skin Types
  • Highly Absorbent
  • Effective at Drawing Dirt and Impurities
  • Provides Gentle Exfoliation


Our French Black Clay is a beautiful, versatile clay with a striking hue and soft, desirable texture. Abundant in silica and other minerals, it is a highly absorbent clay that helps to attract dirt and impurities away from the skin while providing gentle exfoliation. For facial applications, it is ideally suited for normal to oil skin types. After application, it leaves the skin noticeably softer and smoother.

French Black Clay is Well Suited for the Following Personal Care Applications:

  • Skin Care
  • Hair Care
  • Cosmetics
  • Soap Making

Recommended Usage Rate:


Origin: France
INCI: Montmorillonite (Terra Black Clay)
Extraction Method: Mined from natural mineral products, treated mechanically, mixing, without any chemical treatment, unwashed, dried and packed in bags.
Shelf Life*: Stable

*Shelf life begins on the date of manufacture and is defined as the average reasonable shelf life of an ingredient when it is stored and handled properly.

Documents: Specifications

Wholesale Pricing: [wholesale pricing info]
  8 wt oz, $9.77
  1 lb, $16.00
  5 lbs, $64.34
  10 lbs., $112.60
  25 lbs, $239.33 * ^
  55 lbs, $483.52 * ^


*This item does not qualify for any promotional discounts.

^This product will ship separately.

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