Oily skinned ladies and gentlemen gather round. Your face is a grease ball and you hate it. You are on the hunt for a product that will help control the oil, and chances are, you’ve been buying the wrong stuff. Allow the Fairy Glammother to help you out. You need products that contain CHARCOAL!
Charcoal is beneficial to the skin because it literally sucks all the bad stuff to the surface- dirt, oil and bacteria. This leaves nothing behind but clean fresh skin. Skincare products that contain activated charcoal have been proven to absorb thousands of times its own mass in harmful substances (source). It’s no surprise that we are finding more and more skincare products that contain this stuff.
So what are the hottest products? Allow me to guide you into charcoal heaven. Here’s four of the best skincare products that contain charcoal.
Leave your skin fresh and matte with this velvety blend of black sugar and charcoal. Avocado oil will leave the skin moisturized and non greasy. Snag an 8.8 ounce container for $12.95
This mask is so cool that it’s hot! Biore Self Hearing One Minute mask contains charcoal that self heats to open the pores and draw out all oil and dirt and finishes with a cooling sensation. Turn up the heat by mixing with water to double the heat. You get 4 packs so that’s more than enough to spa at home the entire month! $7.99
If washing your face with a bar of soap is your thing, this is your cleanser! Lush Coalface contains charcoal powder to suck up sebum and leave your skin clean! Snag a 3.5oz for $13.95
Deep clean and detoxify your complexion with this warming gel cleanser. The gel texture is gentle and is great to cleanse the face at the end of the day to remove all dirt, oil and makeup. Get this classy 5oz bottle for $28