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Activated Charcoal – Benefits & Products

Activated charcoal is a natural material that is produced from different carbon sources, and due to it’s natural antibacterial, anti-fungal and absorbent properties, has many benefits for health and home.  Natural stores are stocking up with activated charcoal products – we’ve tried and tested a fair few now and we are blown away by how good they are. Here is what we know about activated charcoal.

Main benefits of activated charcoal 
  • Many products come with very little packaging, and packaging is mostly recyclable
  • A natural product, that doesn’t cause harm to the environment
  • Provides an eco-friendly alternative to high street cosmetic brands, many of which are tested on animals and include damaging non-natural properties
  • Absorbs and removes harmful particles and bacteria from your body, skin, and hair
  • Absorbs odors
  • Makes food last longer
  • Treats burns
  • Treats bug bites
  • Whitens Teeth
  • Alleviates Gas & Bloating
  • Treats Alcohol Poisoning
  • Helps Prevent Hangovers
  • Mold Cleansing
  • Water Filtration
  • Anti-Aging
  • Safe and effective treatment of drug overdoses
  • Lowers cholesterol
  • Can treat bile flow problems safely during pregnancy
Main ways to use activated charcoal
  • In a toothpaste – to whiten teeth
  • As a soap – to remove bacteria
  • As a cleanser and skin sponge – to deeply cleans skin and pores
  • As a loose powder – a bag of powder in your fridge / car / bathroom can help eliminate odours & make produce last for longer. You can also use the powder to remove stains. And much more!
  • As a pill to ingest – to prevent / cure hangovers, help bloating and gas, and much more
Our Favourite Activated Charcoal Products – Tried, Tested & 100% Vouched For
Why We Love It

Laura says: “I noticed a visible improvement to my skin within a week. My skin is clearer overall and I have a noticeable reduction in blackheads. This bar also smells and feels beautiful – more so than any bottled hight street product I’ve used in the past. A real treat to clean with.”

Why We Love It

Laura says: “I am actually shocked at how well this toothpaste works. Within 5 days, my teeth are noticeably whiter, and areas of plaque around my brace and fillings have actually gone. All hail activated charcoal! Brushing with black toothpaste doesn’t lose it’s novelty either.”

Please be aware:
  • Ingesting activated charcoal can cause dehydration
  • Activated charcoal can interact with other drugs so please speak to a healthcare provider
  • Holes in the intestines, chronic dehydration, slow digestion, or a recent abdominal surgery, as they may affect how activated charcoal reacts in your body
  • It’s made from a variety of sources, but when used for natural healing it’s important to select activated charcoal which is made from coconut shells or other natural sources
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2017-11-16T10:32:19+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Health|0 Comments

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