They are very effective in treating skin-related issues as it absorbs toxins and makes for a good deep cleanser and detoxifier. However, the benefits of charcoal are extended beyond skincare as it can be worked into the haircare regimen to balance an oily scalp.
Aseem Sood, managing director of TBC by Nature, and Arpita Das, managing director of BeaunessbyArpita, share a few tips on how charcoal helps to fight against pollution for a healthy and glowing skin.
The ultra-cooling gel moisturiser delivers essential hydration as it refines skin texture, brightens skin clarity, and minimises the look of pores with exfoliating glycolic acid. The gel moisturisers are compatible with most skin types and provide a unique range of benefits.
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The charcoal has the ability to absorb impurities. It breaks down the toughest layers of dead skin cells to smooth the appearance of fine lines and improve overall texture. It helps to remove acne-causing dirt, oil, and bacteria from deep down.
Activated charcoal is excellent for the scalp, helping to fight clogged pores, dirt, and grime that builds on the base of the hair follicle. Unlike some regular shampoos, activated charcoal doesn’t leave any residue. Therefore, your hair will feel lighter and have more volume.