Those dirty lumps of coal come in handy for more than just backyard barbecues. The ancient compound actually has next-level detoxifying properties that work wonders on hair, skin and teeth. The ingredient acts as a magnet, attaching to toxins and absorbing them before your body does. Its purifying powers make it damn effective. And that’s why it’s popping up now in a slew of mens personal care products.
From an innovative toothbrush to a game-changing face scrub, check out our favorite charcoal-infused grooming buys below.
Jack Black Charcoal Body Bar Massaging Soap
Massaging nubs stimulate circulation and relieve tension while charcoal deodorizes skin and removes buildup.
Dermalogica Charcoal Rescue Mask
This detoxifying treatment removes impurities and brightens your tired eyes. Leave on for 7-10 minutes, then rinse.
Boscia Charcoal Spot Corrector
This buy minimizes the appearance of blemishes, draws out impurities and prevent breakouts.
Scotch Porter Charcoal & Licorice Moisture Defend Face Lotion
The lightweight formula minimizes fine lines and fades dark marks and blemishes.
Mabrook & Co. Detox Deodorant
A great solution for sensitive skin, activated charcoal, clay and magnesium draw out impurities and soak up sweat and grime from your pits.
Ernest Supplies Charcoal Bristle Bamboo Toothbrush
This biodegradable find has charcoal-infused bristles that help remove surface stains caused by coffee, tea and wine.
Everyman Jack Skin Clearing Charcoal Face Wash
Charcoal and Salicylic acid penetrate pores to control acne and prevent future breakouts.
Yes To Tomatoes Detoxifying Charcoal Facial Wipes
$5.99 for 30 wipes; target.com
Throw these convenient wipes in your gym back to nix sweat and toxins post-workout.