Have you heard about the wonders of activated charcoal and all the amazing things it can do for your skin? Besides deep cleansing the skin, it removes makeup, fights acne and minimizes the appearance of pores, amongst other great things. Activated charcoal can really be your skin’s saviour and here are six goodies that may just be your miracle workers.
1. Boscia Luminizing Black Mask – This peel-off mask delivers powerful purifying, detoxifying and brightening effects. Made with premium quality clay, the natural ingredients work to exfoliate the skin and refine pores. After each use, you’ll notice a visible difference and other skincare products will also absorb better into the skin. Check out our review of the mask here!
2. GlamGlow Super Mud™ Clearing Treatment Mask – This mask seriously lives up to its claims and visibly transforms the skin with just one use. Tons of beauty gurus swear by this mask and it targets, prevents and heals problematic skin. The mud and Activated-X Charcoal works to magnetically draw out dirt from pores, leaving the skin radiant, healthy and smooth.
3. The Face Shop Charcoal Phyto Powder in Cleansing Foam – For the affordable price, you get a lot of product and one tube can last you for a long time. This deep-cleansing facial foam thoroughly cleanses and removes makeup residue, impurities and sebum trapped inside your pores.
4. Konjac Sponge Company Puff Sponge – This Bamboo Charcoal Puff Sponge contains activated carbon and tons of minerals that enhances skin absorption, remove excess oil and fight acne-causing bacteria. To use, rinse the sponge in warm water and gently massage it over your face in a circular motion to exfoliate and cleanse the skin.
5. Origins Clear Improvement Active Charcoal Mask – Suitable for all skin types, this White China clay mask draws out deep-dwelling pore-cloggers and helps clear the skin. This is one of Origins’ most popular face mask and it has been around for ages, which attests its performance.
6. Michael Todd True Organics Charcoal Detox Cleanser – All Michael Todd products are made with organic ingredients and the brand has become super popular recently for their skincare. This award-winning cleanser effectively cleanses the skin, unclogs pores, and removes deeper impurities as well as dead skin cells. It also contains antioxidants and anti-aging properties!