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Clogged pores, acne, and uneven complexions — yeah, we've all been there. But, don't worry, because products with activated charcoal might just be your new skin saviors. Yes, charcoal for your face sounds like it shouldn't work, but, well, it does.
We won't bore you with details, but in a nutshell, the ingredient draws out dirt, oil, and general grossness from pores, and refines skin for a "Yes, I drank eight cups of water and got nine hours of sleep" look — even when you really didn't (because who actually does?). From a warming cleanser that detoxifies to a sponge that works wonders with just water, here are eight beauty goodies that we're dubbing miracle workers.