Charcoal Peel Off Mask – DIY, Benefits, And Tips.

Charcoal, the new obsession of Beauty Gurus! And why not? Did you ever imagine, that gritty black thing can actually have so many beauty benefits? And let us not forget to mention, It is entirely natural. From whitening teeth to treating your blackheads, this magical thing gets it done!

Let us know more about Activated charcoal and its beauty benefits. Also, Learn to DIY your very own Charcoal Mask (Or Charcoal Peel-off Mask).

 

WHAT IS ACTIVATED CHARCOAL?

Charcoal Peel Off Mask - DIY, Benefits, And Tips.

First, let me clear it to you guys, that activated charcoal is not the charcoal that you use while barbecues. Activated Charcoal is a normal charcoal that has been heated to very high temperatures and then that charcoal generates small gaps or pores to confine chemicals in it. Soon, this charcoal is activated by steam or hot air; this lets the charcoal to increase its adsorbing capability. This absorptive surface helps to pull out harmful substances, toxins, and other impurities deeply from the skin.

 

BEAUTY BENEFITS OF ACTIVATED CHARCOAL.

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There are countless beauty benefits of activated charcoal. Listed here are the most popular beauty benefits of activated charcoal that are loved by every beauty gurus and can do wonders for your face, skin, hair, etc.

1. Deeply Cleanses The Skin.

Activated Charcoal is infinitely powerful when it comes to cleansing. It is so high that it can filter a filthy water and it also treats people who have swallowed poison by absorbing up the poison from their body. Activated Charcoal profoundly cleanses the skin by dragging out dirt, toxins, and other harmful impurities.

2. Treats Acne.

Having acne can cause real struggle, but Activated Charcoal can help you a lot to clear acne. It stops acne-causing germs. Pulls out dirt, sebum, and impurities from your skin, and reduces inflammation.Even if you don’t have acne, it is always good to keep your pores cleans and your skin free from any impurities.

3. Whitens Teeth.

Activated Charcoal cleans out the dirty yellow teeth leaving you with white glowing teeth. It cleans stains that occur due to some food like coffee, tea, and nicotine. It also removes plaque and fights germs that harm teeth.

4. Detoxifies Skin.

Activated Charcoal detoxifies skin and removes build-up sebum, blackheads, etc. and unclog pores. It gives the skin a very nice glow and clears out the skin deeply.

5. Lightens Dark Underarms.

It whitens dark underarms by sucking out the impurities in there and also treats bad odor. Lemon together with activated charcoal will be the best home remedy to treat dark underarms.

6. Make Eyeliner And Mascara.

Make your brand of mascara and eyeliner. Just add few capsules of activated charcoal and water to make a paste. If you want to make it waterproof then, go ahead and add some skin-friendly glue to it. Now apply them onto your lids. Don’t worry! It’s non-toxic and doesn’t do any harm to your eyes. Just be careful while washing it off.

 

DIY CHARCOAL PEEL OFF MASKS.

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Not one or two, today I am going to share 3 DIYs to make activated charcoal peel off masks. So, let’s get started!

1. Charcoal And Glue Peel-Off Masks.

⇔ Ingredients You Need:-

  • Non-toxic white glue.
  • Activated charcoal. (Loose powder or Capsules)
  • Old makeup brush.
  • Mixing bowl and a spatula.
  • Face cleanser, a toner, and moisturizer.

⇔ Directions:-

  • Firstly, bring a clean bowl and spatula.
  • Then, pour the non-toxic glue into the bowl.
  • Add Charcoal capsules or powder to the glue. Don’t add too much, one or two spoons according to the quantity of the glue will do its job.
  • Mix both the ingredients very well and make it a nice thick paste.
  • If you want you can also add other ingredients like lemon, cinnamon, or peppermint extract to the mixture.
  • Apply it and wait for it to dry. Keep it at least for 20-30 minutes.
  • Peel off the charcoal-glue mask and just look at the peeled off substance. It will contain so much gross, blackheads, whiteheads, extra facial hair, sebum, etc.
  • Now your pores are clean, unclogged and clear.
  • Now clean your face with a cleanser, tone your skin and moisturizer it.

 

2. Charcoal, Clay, And Gelatine Peel Off Mask.

⇔ Ingredients You Need:-

  • Activated Charcoal.
  • Bentonite Clay.
  • Non-Flavoured Gelatin.
  • Distilled Hot Water.
  • Bowl and Spatula.

⇔ Directions:-

  • Mix all the dry ingredients in the bowl.
  • Boil some water and add the warm water to all the dry ingredients.
  • Once the mixture is smooth and prepared. Check the temperature of the mix, do the patch test on your wrist. Apply the mixture on the face and then let it dry.
  • Don’t apply the mixture near your hair or eyebrows. It will be too painful to remove the mask.
  • Peel off the mask, cleanse, tone and moisturize your face.
  • If you have an acne prone skin, try to avoid peel off masks. Ordinary facial masks will be better for your skin.

 

3. Charcoal, Clay, And Honey Facial Mask.

⇔ Ingredients You Need:-

  • Activated Charcoal.
  • Bentonite Clay.
  • Honey and Lemon.
  • Mixing Bowl.
  • Distilled Water.

⇔ Directions:-

  • Add everything up.
  • Make a mixture.
  • Apply it to your face and let it dry.
  • After it drys up, wash it off.
  • Apply Aloe vera gel to your face to calm and soothe the skin.

 

TIPS FOR APPLYING THE MASKS.

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(i) Peel off masks are extremely painful while removing and can cause redness.

(ii) Don’t apply peel off masks if you have an acne prone skin. It can cause acne to burst and bleed.

(iii) Don’t apply near to your hairline or eyebrows.

(iv) If you have religious concerns, don’t use gelatine as it is made from the fat of animals like cows and pigs.

(v) Apply in the T zone area as it is too painful to peel off in the cheeks and hairy parts of the face or body.

 

BEST CHARCOAL MASKS IN THE MARKET.

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1. Daiso Japan Natural Pack Charcoal Peel Off Mask, $18 (4 Pack), Amazon

2. Toullgo, Blackhead Remover Mask, $9, Amazon

3. Secretkey Black Out Pore Peel Off Pack, $18, Amazon

4. LDreamAM Black Mud Mask, $7, Amazon

5. Clinique City Block Purifying Charcoal $28, sephora.com.

If you don’t have much time to do these DIYs. You can directly go out in the market or order these readymade charcoal masks.

I hope this article helps you!

Thanks for reading. Xoxo….

 

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