“Invest in your skin, it’s going to represent you for a very long time.” As the saying goes, it is very essential for each one of us to take proper care of our skin. Clean, clear and glowing skin is the one which almost all of us crave for. Facial cleansers could play a vital role in skincare. Among many cleansers, charcoal foaming cleanser is known for removing all the dirt, dust, clogged pores and other impurities from our facial skin. In this article, let us see a few DIY recipes for this:

CHARCOAL FOAMING FACE CLEANSER TO CLEAR ACNE
CHARCOAL FOAMING FACE CLEANSER TO CLEAR ACNE

#1. With Tea Tree Essential Oil

Things Required:

  Tea tree essential oil   5 to 6 drops
  Castile soap   1/ cup
  Activated charcoal powder   3 tbsp
  Empty pump bottle   1

Procedure:

  1. Take a bowl and add the Castile soap solution and charcoal powder into it.
  2. Then stir the mixture well using a spoon until it turns to a lump-free mixture.
  3. Add a few drops of distilled water if the consistency of the soap mixture is too thick.
  4. Now add the tea tree essential oil into the mixture and stir it well.
  5. Then pour the charcoal soap mixture into a pump bottle and start using it for cleansing your face.
  6. Pump a small amount of the solution and start applying it all over your face.
  7. Finally, rinse your face with regular water and pat it dry with a clean towel.

Repetitions:

  • Use it for at least twice every day to get effective results.

#2. With Rose Essential Oil

Things Required:

  Activated charcoal capsules   5
  Castile soap   1/2 cup
  Rose essential oil   30 drops
  Empty container   1

Procedure:

  1. Firstly, take an empty container and start adding the given ingredients one by one into it.
  2. Then stir the mixture well until it turns to a fine solution.
  3. Now take a small amount of this mixture and start applying it all over your face.
  4. Then wash your face with regular water and pat the area dry with a clean towel.
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Repetitions:

  • Use it every day for cleansing your face to get the desired results.

#3. With Baking Soda

Things Required:

  Activated charcoal powder   1 tbsp
  Baking soda   1 tbsp
  Rosemary essential oil   2 to 3 drops
  Lavender essential oil   2 to 3 drops
  Organic coconut oil (melted)   1 cup
  Empty pump bottle   1

Procedure:

  1. Take a bowl and add the activated charcoal powder into it.
  2. Then pour the melted coconut oil into the bowl containing the charcoal powder and mix it well.
  3. Now add the other given ingredients one by one into the charcoal mixture.
  4. Stir the mixture well until it turns to a smooth paste and pour it inside the pump bottle.
  5. Now start applying the paste all over your face and neck.
  6. Use your fingertips and start rubbing the solution in circular motions on your face for about 1 to 2 minutes.
  7. Finally, wash your face with the regular water and pat it dry with a clean towel.

Repetitions:

  • Use the cleanser for about 2 to 3 times a week.
  • This cleanser solution will last for about 6 months. You can prepare and store in a bottle.

#4. With Rose Water

Things Required:

  Activated charcoal capsules   5
  Distilled water   1 cup
  Rose water   1/2 cup
  Lavender essential oil   10 drops
  Empty pump bottle   1

Procedure:

  1. Take a bowl and add the rose water into it.
  2. Then open the activated charcoal capsules and put the powder into the rose water kept in the bowl.
  3. Stir the solution well until it turns to a fine paste.
  4. Then add the lavender essential oil into the mixture kept in the bowl.
  5. Now stir the mixture and pour the charcoal mixture into a pump bottle.
  6. Then fill the remaining spaces with the distilled water.
  7. Now close the bottle and shake it well for a few seconds.
  8. Pour a small amount of face wash and start applying it all over your face and neck.
  9. Then rinse your face well with the regular water and pat dry the area with a clean towel.
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Repetitions:

  • If you have oily skin, then prefer using it for once every day.
  • If you feel extreme dryness in your skin, then avoid using this charcoal cleanser on your face.

#5. With Kaolin Clay

Things Required:

  Activated charcoal capsules   1/4 tsp
  Distilled water   1 cup
  Kaolin clay   2 tsp
  Castor oil   1/2 tsp
  Tea tree essential oil   10 drops
  Liquid Castile soap   2 tbsp
  Empty pump bottle   1

Procedure:

  1. Take a bowl and add the activated charcoal powder and kaolin clay into the bowl.
  2. Mix the powders well and add the other given ingredients one by one into it.
  3. Stir the mixture well until it turns to a fine paste.
  4. Then pour the obtained mixture into an empty pump bottle.
  5. Start using the charcoal cleanser all over your face and neck.
  6. Finally, wash your face with the regular water and pat the area with a clean towel to make it dry.

Repetitions:

  • Use it for at least once every day to get some effective results.

#6. With Shea And Cocoa Butter

Things Required:

  Shea butter   0.25 oz
  Liquid Castile soap   3.5 oz
  Cocoa butter   0.5 oz
  Liquid soy lecithin   1 tsp
  Birch tar essential oil   15 drops
  Non-GMO vitamin E   5 drops
  Rose hip seed oil   2 ml
  Activated charcoal powder   1 tsp
  Rosemary extract   5 drops
  Rose absolute blend   15 drops
  Empty pump bottle   1

Procedure:

  1. Firstly, take a double boiler and add the cocoa butter and Shea butter into it.
  2. Heat it until the ingredients get melted down completely.
  3. Then remove the boiler from heat and add the liquid Castile soap solution into it.
  4. Now add the Birch tar essential oil into the butter mixture and stir it well using a spoon.
  5. After that, add all the given essential oils one by one into the butter mixture.
  6. Finally, add the charcoal powder and stir the mixture well until it turns to a fine paste.
  7. Now pour the mixture into an empty pump bottle and store it for future use.
  8. Take a small amount of the mixture and start applying it all over your face and neck.
  9. Gently massage your facial skin using the fingertips for a few seconds.
  10. Finally, rinse your face with regular water and pat the area dry with a clean towel.
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Repetitions:

  • Use it for at least once per day to get clean and clear skin.


Tharaa Nagendran

Health & Wellness Content Writer at Glowpink
A passionate writer and a creative artist who loves artworks. Writing and Doodling are the two things that give me serenity. Being as a Health and Fitness content writer, I find myself more responsible. I enjoy delivering contents that helps in enhancing the lifestyles of people.
Tharaa Nagendran
A passionate writer and a creative artist who loves artworks. Writing and Doodling are the two things that give me serenity. Being as a Health and Fitness content writer, I find myself more responsible. I enjoy delivering contents that helps in enhancing the lifestyles of people.

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