Summer is one of the hardest seasons for skin care. Scorching heat, pollution, and sweat make it impossible for one to keep their skin clean and glowing. During the hot days of summer, your skin also absorbs impurities from surroundings, hence causing blemishes and blackheads.
In that case, a rescue option is activated bamboo charcoal.
Activated charcoal, which is used in air filtration system, helps to remove impurities from the pores. It works to gently exfoliates the skin and removes the oil which might cause various skin related issues.
Experts have shared a few ways in which activated charcoal can be infused into your everyday skin care routine to help you get gorgeous skin this summer.
Scrub: Developing a skin care routine is important because it helps the skin maintain the elasticity while strengthening and paving the way to clear, beautiful and smooth skin. With a plethora of products available in the market, it is important to add a basic face wash and scrub with activated charcoal to cleanse and exfoliate one's face regularly.
As to look gorgeous, the dead skin cells have to be removed from the skin, activated charcoal's slightly gritty texture makes it a great option for gentle exfoliation.
Facial: A bi-monthly facial infused with activated bamboo charcoal will keep your skin free from toxins, impurities, dirt, and blemishes. The creams and peel off masks used as part of facials, help in keeping one's skin well hydrated and reduce the puffiness.
Mask: Activated charcoal draws bacteria, poisons, chemicals, impurities and other micro-particles to the surface of the skin, helping you achieve a flawless complexion. A DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Charcoal mask by blending activated bamboo charcoal, aloe vera gel, jojoba oil, tea tree oil and fuller's earth is the perfect anti-aging solution that your skin deserves.
Deep cleansing: With your skin exposed to harsh sun rays and pollution, pores in your skin get clogged with toxins leaving your skin dull and lifeless. This, in turn, affects the overall complexion of the skin during summer. A strong remedy for this is infusing activated bamboo charcoal in a deep cleansing technique, which opens the pores and clears toxins, dirt and protects the skin from acne breakouts as well.
Peel off mask: Activated bamboo charcoal peel off masks is one of the soothing ways to help beautify and better one's skin. The mask is one of the powerful ways to clear the skin of toxins, dirt, impurities, and blemishes. Not to forget, charcoal peel off mask is also one of the quickest ways to see immediate results.
You will be really surprised to know that while doing such magics to your skin, the spells of the activated charcoal is also applicable if you want to keep your hair healthy and good looking.
Being made from Japanese bamboo or oak, the charcoal we have been discussing in this article has the ability to pull out the oil, dirt and all the toxins from your hair as well.