Activated charcoal has tons of beauty benefits including lightening of dark underarms. But, did you know you can also make all natural eyeliner using activated charcoal? If you're someone who loves using natural products, then this is for you.
This recipe is from e-book All Natural Living: 75 Non-Toxic Recipes For Home & Beauty. It also contains ingredients such as coconut oil and aloe vera which minimise the intense effect of charcoal over the skin. You can also make brown eyeliner just replace charcoal with cocoa powder.
2 teaspoons coconut oil
4 teaspoons aloe vera gel
1 – 2 capsules of activated charcoal (for black) OR ½ tsp cocoa powder (for brown)
Mix activated charcoal, aloe vera and coconut oil
Instructions: Thoroughly mix all ingredients.
Store in an airtight container.
Be sure to store this in a dark and cool place. Use a clean brush to ensure you don’t introduce any bacteria to the mixture.