Just in time for Father’s Day, spruce up dad’s grooming routine with these eight charcoal-infused products.
Intensive Body Exfoliant with Activated Charcoal, Grown Alchemist ($59). needsupply.com
This body exfoliant is formulated to purify, hydrate, and transform skin’s texture with the power of activated charcoal, leaving it soft to the touch. Dad can say goodbye to environmental toxins, bacteria, and dirt and hello to smoother skin.
Dad can get his hair squeaky clean with this charcoal-infused shampoo. The star — charcoal again here — ingredient adds extra clarifying powers to the formula, so unwanted dirt and oil disappear. Sandalwood and calming lavender combine to give it a pleasant floral fragrance, so his hair will also smell ultra-fresh.
Clear Improvement™ Purifying Charcoal Bar Soap, Origins ($18).Nordstrom, Roosevelt Field, Garden City, 516-746-0011
If your dad’s the active type, he’ll appreciate this bamboo charcoal body bar soap to use in the shower, which is extra effective at removing daily buildup, dirt, and debris. The minty-fresh aroma of clove and wintergreen instantly awakens and invigorates skin so he can feel refreshed and ready to move on to the next thing.
Charcoal Bristle Bamboo Toothbrush, Ernest Supplies ($8). barneys.com
Dad will smile even brighter once he incorporates this biodegradable bamboo and charcoal toothbrush into his daily routine. The charcoal-infused bristles keep bacteria at bay between brushes, so it's effective.
Charcoal Jelly Ball Cleanser, boscia ($20). Sephora, Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, 863-3070
You don’t have to tell your dad this, but men actually have larger pores than women. Make sure he properly detoxifies them with this face cleanser rich in purifying black bamboo charcoal. Its non-liquid formula and jelly-like packaging add a touch of fun to his everyday wash and care ritual.
Even though charcoal seems dirty, it’ll sure help dad clean up nicely. This kaolin clay and activated charcoal mask, formulated for men, will help draw out impurities, dirt, and oil while softening his complexion, so he can continue to stay handsome.
When dad’s grilling or working with his hands, this charcoal-based wash will easily clean off any the grime and dirt, especially if he's developed any cuts or scratches on his skin. Since this hand wash is formulated with pink grapefruit and rosemary essential oils, the smell is sure to uplift his mood every time he uses it.
Dad can protect his face from razor burn by using this Binchotan charcoal shaving cream, which moisturizes and protects delicate skin. It’ll also save him time in the bathroom since it doubly acts as a pre-shave balm and shaving lotion as well.