Bentonite Clay Hair Mask

This bentonite clay hair mask is a great shampoo alternative. It detoxifies and cleanses the scalp, acts as a detangler as well as enhances shine. Use instead of shampoo or in addition to show your hair  some extra love.

Course Beauty
Cuisine Hair Mask
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 hair mask
Author Laura


  • 1/2 cup bentonite clay
  • 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tbsp aloe vera gel
  • oils, honey (optional)


  1. Mix all ingredients until you get a yogurt-like consistency (adjust liquid as necessary).  

  2. Dampen your hair. Apply the hair mask to your hair and scalp, making sure that every strand is coated

  3. Let sit 20-25 minutes. Then rinse thoroughly with warm water. Use around once a month or as needed


Make sure mixture doesn't dry in you hair, so cover with a shower cap or something else to keep it from drying.

Apply any leftover mixture to your face as a face mask.