Activated charcoal is highly absorbent and is said to draw out impurities and leave your skin glowing! Activated charcoal absorbs toxins. You can also think of a material that adsorbs, like charcoal, acting like a magnet to draw impurities to its surface. Good for all skin types, including troubled skin. With amazing lather, this soap is great as a face or body bar. We added three different essential oils to this bar, all known to help de-tox your skin. It has antibacterial, antimicrobial, antiviral and antifungal properties.