Clay has long been a popular beauty treatment. The mud treatment, or more popularly known as the mud pack is used to repair skin damages even during the ancient times. If you have access to an unpolluted source of mud, you can easily create your own clay mud and apply it to your skin whenever you need to. Make sure this source has clay deposits and that you are allowed to dig into those areas. This article from eHow will tell you the steps to making your own clay mud at home.