Charcoal can be made from wood, coconut husk or turf of black coal. It's been used in different ways and in various fields for many years.
In Japanese natural medicine, charcoal has been used for hundreds of years to detox the body. In hospitals, charcoal is being used to absorb harmful toxins from the body in a natural way. As a skin care ingredient, charcoal is used in product formulas for its magnetic-like property that attracts oil and dirt from the skin and helps clean the pores.