National Mud Pack Day - September 30
Fri, Sep 30, 2022

National Mud Pack Day

National Mud Pack Day is a holiday dedicated to mud masks and other healing mud treatments. Such cosmetic procedures give the skin a well-groomed, beautiful appearance, have a different effect – moisturize, whiten, nourish with useful substances. In addition, these masks have an excellent antibacterial effect.


There is no exact data on how the holiday appeared, but it is reliably known that mud masks were first used in the 1st century. There is historical evidence that King Herod liked to apply therapeutic mud for skin care. Similar procedures were carried out by Cleopatra. The royal people used the mud of the Dead Sea, applied it twice a week. Many healers believed that such procedures cured leprosy. There is a legend about this – the exiled prince, infected with leprosy, noticed that the pigs he infected rolled in the mud and recovered. The prince did the same and was healed.

Interesting Facts

  • It has been proven that mud compresses can heal psoriasis, rashes, eczema.
  • Obviously, not all mud is useful, for cosmetic procedures they use a special, healing base, add essential oils and other natural ingredients.
  • Today, pharmacies and stores offer a large selection of cosmetics – masks, applications, scrubs based on healing mud.
  • Applications are also used for arthritis and joint diseases.

How to celebrate

Start a course of mud masks, but first consult with a beautician, select the best ingredients for your skin. Visit the spa, allow yourself to relax and unwind, distract from problems. Organize a “mud” party – invite friends and offer to do a set of procedures.

When is National Mud Pack Day in 2022?

National Mud Pack Day is observed on September 30 each year.


Weekday Month Day Year
Friday September 30 2022
Saturday September 30 2023
Monday September 30 2024
Tuesday September 30 2025
Wednesday September 30 2026

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