Charcoal mask review for glowing skin by serenity-facials
Benefits of using Charcoal mask – serenity-facials
Charcoal mask or deep cleaning blackhead mask In a bid to get a smooth and healthy facial appearance and skin, we often seek so many products that most times cause more harm than good when used. Most people end up applying skin care products that run their skin ragged and end up bleaching their skin. What if I told you there is a natural way to cleanse and fortify your face and skin? This can be achieved with a proper use of activated charcoal mask as activated charcoal is added to the constituents of beauty products. Charcoal ? Yes!
Activated charcoal has immense purifying power in the skin and can help remove all those debris and dirt found on the skin. Activated charcoal mask is not the typical black charcoal used for cooking, but it is the medical grade type of charcoal. It becomes “activated charcoal” when the charcoal is exposed to high temperatures and combines with an activating agent, most times a gas, to expand its surface area. The detoxifying process of activated charcoal on the skin goes through an adsorption process to remove the toxins.
Activated charcoal is used in hospitals as an emergency treatment for poisoning; as chemicals bind to it, and then helps in removing them from the body. It is also held to be effective in treating body odor, acne, reducing the effects of dermatitis, insect bites, rashes, and even snake bites. It’s all-natural and won’t add new chemicals to your skin when you use it. Applying charcoal onto your face doesn’t seem a bit appealing, but you are guaranteed excellent results out of its many health and beauty benefits when ‘activated charcoal mask’ and used safely and appropriately.
Cleans your skin pores with activated charcoal mask
Throughout the day, toxins from the world around us clog our pores. Clogged pores are dirty pores; dirty pores means dirty complexion. Activated charcoal mask, when used in a face masks, binds to these specks of dirt and helps pull them out of your pores, making them less visible (it’s the oil and dirt that makes them appear more significant). This leaves your face/skin feeling fresh. (Use it with an exfoliating scrub to get the dead skin off and experience an even more profound clean).
Takes care of oily skin by using activated charcoal mask
If you have oily skin, activated charcoal mask may be just the ingredient you need to balance things out. When used in cleansers or face masks, activated charcoal will pull the undesired excess oils from your skin, leaving it smooth. It is recommended you do this once or twice a week so that you don’t over-dry your skin. If you already have dry skin, its best to steer clear of it as you don’t want to dry it out even more.
Depending on the specifics of your acne, how severe it is, whatever is causing it. Activated charcoal mask may be able to help. In mask form, it is quite gritty, which might provide just the gentle exfoliating you need. It will also absorb oils and toxins on and below the skin. You can use it as a spot treatment if you don’t want to use it on your whole face.
Relieves and heal bites, cuts, abrasions and skin irritations from activated charcoal
Whether you are stung by a bee or had a cut from the kitchen that has become infected, activated charcoal can help speed the healing process and relieve the symptoms. For minor skin ailments including insect bites, stings, cuts activated charcoal can be applied topically. When applied as a paste, activated charcoal helps absorb venom and infection, It also brings down swelling and lessens pain. To make into a paste, slowly add water to a bit of activated charcoal powder and mix until it is of spreadable consistency.
Watch video to learn how to make a Black charcoal mask