Benefits of Peppermint & Charcoal Detox Soap
- Detoxifies skin by drawing bacteria, dirt, and toxins to surface of skin
- Stimulates blood flow
- Tones and tightens skin
- Minimizes the appearance of pores
- Brightens dull skin
- Soothes and reduces skin inflammation
- Helps fight acne
- Removes excess oils from skin which helps control oily skin
Activated charcoal is great for detoxing. It draws out impurities like bacteria, dirt, and toxins to the surface of your skin so that they can be washed away. It’s also an astringent that tightens skin, minimizes the appearance of pores, and help fight acne.
Plus it stimulates blood flow and acts as a very mild exfoliant, both of which help to brighten dull skin.
Activated charcoal also helps to soothe and reduce skin inflammation.
Peppermint essential oil smells great and gives a slight cooling sensation on the skin. But it also has a long list of skin benefits. Its stimulating properties promote blood circulation which leads to healthy skin. Like activated charcoal, peppermint has astringent properties that help tighten skin and lessen the appearance of large pores. It removes excess oils which helps control oily skin. And It also has antiseptic properties that kill acne-causing bacteria.
It’s loaded with vitamins like vitamin A (which is one of the most important vitamins for skin) and B vitamins including riboflavin, niacin, B6, and B12. It also has alpha-hydroxyl acids like lactic acid that help remove dead skin cells. It’s high in vitamin E, D, and A.