Every now and then the beauty world comes up with a favorite ingredient of the season. So it would be safe to say that kale is too last season and this year, the one everybody is talking about is surprisingly, charcoal. Don’t believe us? Well, according to many experts, nothing beats charcoal to absorb oil from your skin and remove impurities to clear pores.
If you are wondering how this black ingredient has emerged to be such a hit in the health and beauty business, you should know that it has been in use since the 1800s. So girls, its time you learnt that activated charcoal puts a tick to all your beauty woes: good for skin, great for your teeth and excellent for cleaning out toxins. Here are five of our favorite products with charcoal as the major ingredient.
P.S. Try looking for one that has no chemicals and preservatives for better results.
CleanserTry an activated charcoal cleanser for your everyday face-cleansing regimen. It can also be used as a body wash but we would recommend seeking advice from your dermatologist before you do that.
Deep Cleansing Charcoal Pore StripsRemember how in the 90s we were obsessed with pore strips that worked miracles but hurt like crazy? Well try these strips with charcoal. It apparently pulls out the blackheads and reduces oil to make your face glow.
So go ahead and try out one of these charcoal beauty products and let us know what you think about them and if they worked wonders for your skin or hair. But make sure to consult a medical professional before you use them.