Activated Charcoal Powder

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$4.49 
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$11.23 

Activated Charcoal, also known as activated carbon, is most commonly made from wood but can also be made from coconut husks, bamboo, peat or other carbon rich sources. It is widely used for water purification, body care such as face masks, teeth whiteners, and can even be encapsulated as a supplement.

a.
quick look

information at a glance

originUnited States
active compoundscarbon
processingpowder

b.
buying & keeping

general guidelines and tips

storage tipsStore in a cool, dark place in a sealed container.
appearance & aromaBlack powder with little-to-no aroma.

c.
uses

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cosmeticPowder can be mixed with water, apple cider vinegar, rose water or even honey to make a face mask. In addition to face masks, activated charcoal can be used as a teeth whitener.
culinaryCan be used to add black/grey coloring to foods and drinks.
wellnessCan be found encapsulated as a supplement used to help ease gas and bloating.
industrialActivated charcoal is largely used in the water filtration industry for its amazing ability to filter out contaminants from drinking water.
safetyActivated charcoal is considered safe in most cases. However, activated charcoal may also reduce the absorption of certain medications. If you’re currently taking other medications, we recommend that you consult your doctor before using

d.
flavor profile

Activated charcoal has no distinct flavor or aroma.

f.
what else you should know

Activated charcoal has an amazing ability to adsorb various chemicals to its surface, and because of this, it has become a routine part of poison protocols in the medical field. Large doses of charcoal are given to help move the harmful substances out of the gastrointestinal tract.


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Before making any changes to your diet you should always consult with your doctor,
especially if you are pregnant, nursing or have existing conditions.