We usually associate mud or coal with anything but cleanliness. Plus, black colored creams and masks have never looked very enticing. But now its time to change our opinions, because we’ve officially judged them wrong: black colored masks are heaven-sent for skincare.
For the deepest cleanse, exfoliation and rejuvenation your skin has ever experienced, black masks are winning. This is because although black can appear a little off putting for ingredients, they tend to have the most potent cell renewal and dirt extracting properties.
Here’s some of the key ingredients you’ll find in black masks, and why they are reigning the beauty charts:
Charcoal is the beauty ingredient of the moment, currently raved about for it’s exfoliating and detoxifying abilities. It’s been added to cleansers, face masks, toothbrushes, and even juices for its ability to absorb toxins, draw out impurities and rid of any pollutants.
That said, charcoal is kind to skin and doesn’t strip the skin of it’s essential oils, repairing whilst it purifies. Look for a black face mask rich in charcoal for the clearest pores of your life: