In the past we have talked about the uses of charcoal in most beauty products. But charcoal is very useful in treating most beauty and skincare related issues.
Charcoal face mask can help with treating a lot of skin issues from acne, pimple, skin brightening, and skin lightening too. Charcoal is very good in anti-aging and anti-inflammatory properties due to its rich silica
Using this amazing recipe for your face helps in reducing dirt that have been clogged up on your pores over a while. Other than that it also helps with removing blackheads and whiteheads too away from the skin.
This face mask helps with body exfoliation too. Skin cells die over has, and they need to be removed over time, or else it makes products very difficult for the skin to absorb. Using a charcoal face mask helps with pulling off all the dead skin cells away from the skin.
The charcoal face mask can be used by all skin types for example the oily, sensitive, dry, and combination skin types. It is also very safe to use on the skin, unlike contemporary skincare products that are made from different harmful chemicals.
Why you should consider using the charcoal face mask
- It helps with reducing and preventing Acne
- Clears of blackheads from the face
- Removes whiteheads too from the skin
- It reduces skin irritation and helps soothe the skin
- The face mask helps with the exfoliation of the skin
- It balances the pH levels of the skin
- Good with all skin types
- Opens up clogged pores on the skin
- Helps with absorbing toxins away from the skin
- Good with absorbing excess oils away from the skin too and among other benefits too.
How to make the Charcoal Face mask
- Activated charcoal
- Bentonite clay powder
- Mixing bowl
- Tea tree essential oil (optional)
Start by pouring in 1 tablespoon of bentonite clay powder into your bowl and about 1 tablespoon of activated charcoal powder too.
The next step is to add about 2 teaspoons of water into the bowl. You should not add too much water or else it might get too watery which you might not like. Finally, add about 2 drops of essential oil into it and mix properly until you have an even mixture.
Usage and Direction
Start by applying this mask to a freshly washed face that is clean. Using a brush apply the mask to your face and leave for a while. This will give it time to fully dry up.
Using a washcloth or towel and lukewarm water clean off the dried mask away from your face. This will help in reducing damage to your skin and reduce swelling too.
After that apply your moisturizer or moisturizing lotion such as coconut oil or aloe vera gel to your face. It will help restore the natural glow of the skin.