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Sucking the impurities out of your skin: Carbon Peel Facial

Carbon boasts of numerous beauty benefits for skin by drawing out oil, dirt and other harmful substances from your skin's clogged pores due to its adsorption powers.

By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: January 13, 2020 1:29:13 pm
Carbon face peeling procedure in a beauty salon. It is a hardware cosmetology treatment. (Source: Gettyimages)

Activated carbon might just end up making you look like a bear, but you would be really living under a rock if you didn’t know the amazing benefits it offers. Carbon is equipped with numerous beauty benefits.

No doubt, our skin is our best accessory and we need to take care of it with utmost caution.

Also known as the ‘China Doll Peel’ (named for its porcelain doll-like finish to the skin), it is a painless process that with the gentleness of carbon treats skin imperfections by pulling out all the grime and dirt. This technique, overtime has become popular especially when it comes to dealing oily, acne-occluded skin.

It is also an excellent way to exfoliate and pamper your skin. The peel provides an instantly refreshed appearance and leaves the skin feeling softer, smoother and firmer. There is also a visible reduction in acne marks.

How is a carbon peel facial done?

This facial treatment is a two-part process and for the second, a hoover is placed near you to suck up the carbon particles. A layer of liquid carbon is applied to the skin, penetrating deep into the pores.

Don’t freak out when it zaps a little loudly as the laser light moves over your face to attracts carbon particles. The laser destroys the carbon, taking away dead skin cells, grime, dirt and oil with it.


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You will feel nothing more than a tingle or a little pinch. Don’t worry, your eyes are thankfully covered to protect from the laser so you can’t see what’s happening. The entire process rejuvenates your skin since it targets the deeper layers to stimulate the production of collagen which in turn gives a plump and healthy skin with fewer fine lines and wrinkles.

Benefits of carbon peel facial

Here are a few benefits of the beauty treatment that stars like Kim Kardashian, Meghan Markle, Jennifer Aniston and many more swear by!

Improves skin regeneration
The carbon laser peel is a lot like a heavy workout for your skin, it keeps it healthy, young and glowing also resulting in an even skin tone since it is known to suck impurities from the deeper layers of the skin.

Non-surgical cosmetic experience
A non-invasive treatment, it is opted by the majority since it doesn’t require you to go under the knife. Moreover, it doesn’t harm the area or the skin around the targeted area. The process is done sans anaesthesia. However, it does require numbing cream.

The ultimate output

A single session of carbon peel will make you feel energised. However, you will still have to undergo a few sessions to gain the best possible results. It’s affordable and easily available. Get set to see your skin set itself free from the shackles of acne scars, folds, spots freckles, blotches, or wrinkles.

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A little tip, if you want to maintain the outcome of the treatment, you should limit the sun exposure. Maintain a healthy skincare regimen, eat healthily and drink enough fluids. Don’t forget to regularly consult your dermatologist!

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