Activated charcoal for cleaning the face: Mask, Scrub and Soap

Many of us used to think that activated charcoal is useful only in cases where gastric purification is necessary. However, it is useful to apply to the skin of the face, for the same purpose, cleansing. Masks and scrubs with the main ingredient in the form of chemist’s coal are able to perfectly clean the skin of the face. For an ideal result, use such a mask a few times a week. Especially suitable for such formulations are those who have a fat type of facial skin.

Mask for a fat typeface with activated charcoalActivated charcoal

Before applying this mask, you need to test on a small area of the skin to make sure that you are allergic to it. This procedure is necessary to make the owners of very sensitive skin. Or if there were previously allergic reactions to the components of the mask.

Ingredients for the preparation of the mask: a teaspoon of crushed activated carbon, as much juice of aloe, water, 5 drops of tea tree oil, a pinch of sea salt. Mix the ingredients gently to a uniform consistency, apply to the skin of the face not too thick layer, wait until the mask has dried, and rinse with warm, but not hot water. You can find best charcoal products in here Actinera.

Facial scrub with activated charcoalActivated charcoal

In a tablespoon of water, put two pills of coal and let stand for 3 minutes. Add a teaspoon of aloe juice, honey, sugar. Mix all. Carry out a sensitivity test for the scrub components. If there is no reaction, apply a scrub to face. When applying the scrub to the skin, gently massage for a minute with your fingertips face on the message lines and leave for 10 minutes, then rinse with warm water.

Soap for the face with activated charcoalActivated charcoal

Activated charcoal is often used as a component for home medical soap. Activated charcoal soap is well suited for people suffering from the problem of inflammation of the sebaceous glands (acne). And those who tried this tool, they say that acne became much less. Such a soap does not damage the skin of the face in any way, so it has no contraindications. Cosmetic soap with activated carbon can be purchased at the pharmacy or manufactured independently. To make this soap at home, it is necessary to grind the baby soap on a shallow grater, put it on a water bath, add 10 tablets of crushed activated carbon and pour into a mold to solidify.