What Does A Charcoal Mask For Men Do?
Men are now paying attention to their bodies, not just to pump up at the gym, but are genuinely caring for their skin to manage, treat, and prevent skin problems. Skincare and nighttime care routines for men are getting popular and many skincare gurus have plenty of sage advice to share. With misguided information, men might buy the wrong products, follow the wrong practices, and end up having even more skin problems than they had earlier; eventually developing mistrust in skincare products. Skincare for men isn’t a recent concept but has been around for centuries. Yup, the ancient Egyptians did it first! No, not just Cleopatra and Nefertiti, but even Pharaoh Tutankhamun, except that his masks had gold. For you lads of the 21st century, your beauty masks need charcoal. Wondering why? Firstly, cause it has more benefits than gold. Read on to all about why you’ll need charcoal masks.Do Face Masks Actually Work?
It’s like asking ‘does skincare really nourishes your skin?’. Duh… A skincare routine that thoroughly and deeply cleanses and cares for your skin always includes a face mask. Face masks can definitely prevail to be an effective and intensive burst of therapeutic enrichment for sensitive facial skin. Ingredients and vitamins in a highly concentrated formula in the form of masks sit directly onto the affected areas of the face for a couple of minutes, activating the skin cells to absorb the nutrients.How many different kinds of masks exist?
Bruh, many! Which one suits your skin well. Face masks are formulated with different aims to treat different skin requirements and sensitivity. Four natural facemask formulants are:
- Vitamin C brightens skin and reduces hyperpigmentation.
- Shea Butter and Avocado moisturize dry and dull skin.
- Bromelain enzyme from pineapples is a great skin exfoliator.
- Clay paired with charcoal particularly benefits in absorbing oils on the skin and helps soothe redness and breakouts
A detoxifying face pack to get rid of acne for men, like Qraamen’s Acne Clearing Face Pack, also works well to achieve healthy, glowing skin. But let’s face it, face packs can be messy sometimes and if you wish to multitask while pampering your skin, a face mask surely works quickerSo, what’s a Charcoal Face Mask? How’s it different from the others mentioned above?
Charcoal face masks have activated charcoal which is technically activated carbon, a fine black powder that’s produced when common charcoal is charred with high heat. This heat exposure creates tiny internal holes in the charcoal, making it highly absorbent to trap chemicals and toxins. Although activated charcoal used in charcoal masks for men is different from the ones used on an outdoor grill.Benefits of Charcoal Masks For Men
There’s been some scientific research on activated charcoal lately suggesting that there may be potential benefits of using charcoal masks. absed on anecdotal evidence, many experts believe charcoal masks for men and women have the following boons:
Removes Skin Impurities
Since activated charcoal has the ability to absorb bacteria and the toxins from the skin/body, some derma experts believe that charcoal face masks for men and women can help draw out skin impurities from the pores. Removing this trapped dirt and bacteria from skin pores can eventually keep skin healthier, cleaner, and even toned.
Treats and Prevents Acne
Build up of dead skin cells, dirt, oil, and bad bacteria gets trapped in skin pores causing acne. In some cases, acne-causing bacteria trigger pimples and other inflammatory lesions aggravating severe acne problems resulting in painful boils, swelling, pus accumilation, and redness. This is definitely the worst place to be. Qraamen’s Acne Treatment could help you solve this highly irritating skin condition. Activated charcoal masks for men possesses antibacterial properties that suck out bacteria from pores, reducing and preventing acne.
Treats Oily Skin
Men with oily skin suffer from pore issues, oil build up in pores eventually causing acne. Activated charcoal masks for men with oily skin is a damn blessing! Activated charcoal’s tendency to absorb oil makes it your skin’s best friend. It has a gritty yet soft texture, making activated charcoal to be a natural exfoliant for your oily skin, keeping pores smaller and skin smoother.
Are There Negative Side Effects of Using a Charcoal Mask?
If you follow directions correctly and use the right product, there shouldn’t be any negative side effects as activated charcoal is a natural exfoliant. However, if a charcoal mask is on for too long, it could result in dryness or sensitivity. Just to be extra safe, we recommend testing the charcoal mask on a skin patch like on elbows before applying it directly on the face. But if you invest in our packs and masks for men made with good quality ingredients, the only side effect should be healthier skin.
How to apply your charcoal face mask?
Step 1: Wash your face with a cleanser before applying the mask. The mask penetrates the pores better on cleaner skin.
Step 2: Apply Qraamen’s peel-off mask evenly, on your forehead, cheeks, nose, and/or chin (avoid the beard). Massage the mask gently into your skin using your fingertips. Be careful around the eyes.
Step 3: Now wait for the mask to dry on your skin for 15minutes and not one minute more!
Step 4: Rinse the mask with lukewarm water. Dry your face gently using a cotton face towel and then apply a skin moisturizer.
How Often You Should Apply a Charcoal?
Unlike other face masks, it’s best to apply charcoal masks twice a week. If you’re sensitive (in the skin) and find that your skin feels dry after using a charcoal mask, then use it only once a week or every couple of weeks. It’s convenient to include charcoal masks in your nighttime skincare routine because the mask needs to sit on your face for 15minutes to activate skin pores. If you’re a morning person and want to use it in the morning, you can use it before taking a shower and then wash the mask off afterwards.
Activated charcoal is now a popular ingredient in skincare and beauty products worldwide. So, for men conscious about their skin and health, adding charcoal masks to your skin care arsenal is a lifesaver. Qraamen’s charcoal peel-off mask will leave your skin looking younger, fix oily skin problems, treat clogged pores, and prevent acne. What more you could ask one product to do?