Activated Charcoal draws out toxins and deeply cleanses and detoxifies the skin. It is ideal for oily, sensitive and problematic skin conditions. For the treatment of acne, Activated Charcoal draws out impurities, heals pimples and helps prevent further breakouts. As an anti-aging ingredient, Activated Charcoal is said to tighten pores and smooth the skin. It also reduces inflammation, which is significant in preventing premature aging.