Ancient Clay Repair Cream contains a blend of healing herbs and minerals that works to soothe the distressed area while also speeding up the healing process. There are many different causes of itchy skin: seasonal dryness, bug bites, poison oak, allergic reactions to clothing, plants, and pets. According to the Mayo Clinic, scratching itchy skin can be a major complication. Scratching can lead to increased irritation, and even infection and scarring. Ancient Clay Repair can help keep relieve irriation that causes itchy skin while helping restore the skin to its normal pH.