Did you know that activated charcoal was used as medicine with the Ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Native Americans? The Greek physician, Hippocrates, used activated charcoal to cure many patients. So what's all the fuss about? Carbon has many unique and wonderful properties which we'd like to share with you. For centuries, carbon was used in cases of food poisoning, safely eliminating toxins from the body. Carbon is well known for removing heavy metals from the body, such as aluminum and lead. Carbon also is a good bacteria killer.
We use activated charcoal to help flush clogged pores of build-up. Whether you are working with razor bumps or acne prone skin, our CharCo line is designed to help to keep pores clear by absorbing excess oil and minimizing pore size. On this note, many teenagers have discovered that this line is beneficial in combating breakouts.