When it comes to beauty tips, women are ready to experiment with anything. The only aim is to get glowing and soft skin that reflects the youthfulness. But, doing this is not a safe option for your health and beauty. It is always recommended to try safe and effective procedures that will not harm you.
There are many homemade beauty recipes that can bring you good benefits. One among them is the use of activated charcoal for beauty enhancement. There are different effective ways on how charcoal can benefit you. We have listed below some of the best face masks that you could make with charcoal.
Activated charcoal is made by heating regular charcoal with gas. This will cause charcoal to expand, creating a porous surface. This will trap toxins. This property of activated charcoal is used to make face masks that will perform the detoxification process effectively. This can be used on skin that is excessively prone to acne and pimples.
So, take a moment to have a look at the effective charcaol face masks that you could make.
Blackhead Busting Charcoal Mask
Mix 0.2 grams of activated charcoal and half a teaspoon of bentonite clay. Mix this thoroughly by adding one-and-half teaspoons of water. Apply the mask on your face. Remember to avoid the delicate areas, like around the eye and lips. Once the mask is dry, wash it off with cold water.
Charcoal Mask To Remove Dirt From Pores
Mix coconut oil, water and activated charcoal and apply this mixture on your face. Activated charcoal in this mask will pull out all the dirt out of your skin pores. This will improve your complexion as well.
Charcoal Mask To Remove Dead Skin
Mix gelatin (or agar powder) with water. To this, mix activated charcoal and calcium bentonite clay. Heat this mixture for 10 minutes, until it gives the consistency of honey. Put this mixture in the freezer for 5-10 minutes. Apply this and wash off after it has dried well.
Face Mask For Oily Skin With Charcoal
Women love charcoal face masks, especially for this reason. Applying charcoal mask made by mixing charcoal and rose water is very effective in pulling out the excess oil from your skin. This will give you an instant glow.
Charcoal Mask To Treat Acne
Activated charcoal when mixed with water will form a fine paste. Apply this directly on your face and this will help to treat breakouts and acne very effectively. The key here is the removal of dirt that clog the pores for the detoxification of skin.
Detoxification Charcoal Mask
Mix 2 capsules of activated charcoal, half a tsp of bentonite clay, quarter tsp of coconut oil, quarter tsp of avocado oil and one tsp of water. Mix this to make a paste and apply it on your face. Wash this off when it dries completely.
Cleansing Mask With Charcoal
Take activated charcoal powder, rose water or plain water and aloe vera gel in a bowl. Mix this thoroughly to make a paste. You can use tea tree oil optionally. Apply this on your face and allow it to stay for half an hour. Wash this off and pat dry your skin.
Charcoal Peel Off Mask
Use a pair of silicon gloves and mix the ingredients of charcoal capsules and add an equal amount of non-toxic white glue to this. If you feel the mixture is too thick, add a drop of water. Then, apply this on your face and peel it off once it has dried.
So, try these face masks and enjoy the difference!