Scroll through above for the best ways to use clay in your skincare routine!

As you know, us potatoheads are more than a wee bit obsessed with face masks. We’ve professed our undying love to all different kinds, but we’re especially big proponents of clay masks. Clay works wonders for our skin. This superhero ingredient exfoliates and softens skin, draws out toxins and impurities, minimizes pores, banishes oil, and combats stubborn acne. Needless to say, we worship the stuff. Kaolin and Bentonite are the two types we see most often, and they both boast a laundry list of benefits to our skin. Scroll above for ways to use it – from tastemakers & skin experts alike!

Also try Joanna Vargas’s DIY Glowing Face Mask or her Exfoliating Face Mask.