Ever since The Moms Co. launched their Natural Clay Face Wash, it has been on my wishlist. Why? Because the brand is known to make clean beauty products that are economical and certified toxin-free.
Did you know activated charcoal has been used since centuries to treat poisoning? It has an ability to absorb toxic substances and thus become a widely used beauty remedy to detoxify the skin.
But Why Does Our Skin Need A Detox?
Our skin comes in contact with a lot of toxic fumes and substances these days due to pollution and smoking. This can damage healthy cells in the skin and compromise the skin’s protective barrier function.
There are loads of charcoal peel off mask videos circulating on Instagram which are oddly satisfying to watch. Don’t you agree? But what I always wonder is, why would someone knowingly hurt their face like that! DIY charcoal mask is much safer right?