Dead Sea MudThe dead sea has been known for it's wonderful attributes since the days when King Herod would visit the area over 2,000 years ago. The mud from the Dead Sea is an amazing collection of essential minerals , which do wonders for the skin. They have been reconized to help with Psoriasis, excema, and acne. Being rich in bromine, magnesium, sodium, calcium and potassium to name a few it is a great skin moisturizer and conditioner. It comes from the dead sea which is 8 times saltier than the ocean.
For ages people with psoriasis and other disorders have made pilgrimages to the Dead Sea according to an article at psoriasis.org. There have been many studies showing that the minerals of the dead sea mud help improve the skins ability to stay moist.