One of the best kept beauty secrets, and a personal favorite, our handcrafted Charcoal Soap has a nice lather and is loaded with purifying Activated Charcoal! This soap is made with natural oils and butters and is scented with the earthy fragrance of Tea Tree Essential Oil. Best for combination to oily skin. It reaches deep into the skin drawing out impurities and unclogging pours.
Benefits of Activated Charcoal
Activated Charcoal has been used for thousands of years for cleansing and medicinal purposes. The Egyptians used it to clean wounds and it had been used to filter water. It was discovered that Activated Charcoal had a use in removing toxins in the 1800’s. When used in soap, Activated Charcoal can help remove excess oil from the skin. This attribute may be helpful with acne. Activated Charcoal is also an excellent exfoliant.
Benefits of Tea Tree Oil
Studies have shown that Tea Tree Oil has antiseptic properties and anti-inflammatory properties. Tea Tree Oil have been shown to sooth itchy skin, reduce skin oiliness and can help heal wounds. There are studies and anecdotal evidence that Tea Tree Oil is beneficial for acne and psoriasis. Tea Tree Oil comes from the Melaleuca tree.
KMB Farms Charcoal and Tea Tree Soap
We at KMB Farms make our soaps in small batches using responsibly sourced ingredients. We strive use ingredients that have promising benefits. Our Charcoal Tea Tree Soap is made with the following all natural ingredients;
Castor Oil- There is limited research on the use of Castor Oil on the skin, however anecdotal evidence claims anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, and cleansing properties.
Coconut Oil– Studies have shown that Coconut Oil may kill harmful microorganisms on the skin, reduce inflammation, have benefits for acne, and work as a moisturizer. In cold process soap, it creates a harder bar and helps produce more lather.
Olive Oil- Olive Oil has been used on the skin since ancient times, It is believed that Cleopatra was a fan. Studies show Olive Oil applied to the skin can help prevent signs of photo-aging and sun damage. Olive Oil is also good for breaking down waxy substances such as waterproof mascara.
Lard- Anecdotal evidence suggests Lard is good for reducing fine lines and wrinkles, tones the skin, and reduces dryness.
Activated Charcoal – When used in soap, Activated Charcoal is great for combination to oily skin. It has the ability to absorb oil and dirt from pores, leaving skin feeling fresh and balanced. It may also be beneficial in helping reduce acne. Activated Charcoal is also an excellent exfoliant. If you have dry skin, Activated Charcoal may be a bit too drying.
Tea Tree Essential Oil – Studies have shown that Tea Tree Oil has antiseptic properties and anti-inflammatory properties. Tea Tree Essential Oil has been shown to soothe itchy skin, reduce oiliness of skin and can help heal wounds. There are studies and anecdotal evidence that Tea Tree Essential Oil is beneficial for acne and psoriasis. Tea Tree Essential Oil comes from the Melaleuca tree.