File charcoal under the growing list of natural beauty remedies purported to have superpowers. Among them, the ability to detox your armpits (yes, really) and scrub any evidence of your coffee habit from your smile.
It makes sense, then, that the beauty world's obsession with the fire-starter would extend to our skincare habits. The same purifying element in activated charcoal that can filter water and deodorize your apartment are now being used to unclog your pores.
Below, our recommendations for the best charcoal masks when you want to give your face a skin reset.