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Activated charcoal may not be the “best looking” natural remedy, but it is certainly one of the most useful natural products in the world. Here are seven incredible things activated charcoal can do for you…
Don’t own any activated charcoal yet? You can buy a 16 oz bag of activated charcoal powder from this page on Amazon.
Internal Poisoning: In instances of ingestion of drugs, poison or household chemicals, activated charcoal works well to draw out harmful toxins preventing them from entering the bloodstream. Add one teaspoon of activated charcoal to a glass of water and drink the full glass.
IMPORTANT: You must seek medical advice should you ingest any dangerous substances.
Spider and Snake Bites: An activated charcoal poultice can be applied topically to spider bites (including Brown Recluse and Black Widow bites) and snake bites to draw out toxins – usually within an hour.
Teeth Whitening: Add activated charcoal onto your toothbrush and brush. It will whiten your smile fast. To learn more about whitening your teeth with activated charcoal, click here.
Water Filter: Activated carbon is often used in water filters due to its ability to trap impurities, such as chlorine. Click here to take a look at an activated charcoal filter.
Gas: Activated charcoal, when taken internally, can help to reduce the amount of gas produced by some foods.
Odor Control: Activated charcoal is an extremely effective odor eliminator as it adsorbs and traps bad odors. You can make an activated charcoal air freshener following this tutorial – simply replace baking soda with activated charcoal and you can skip the essential oils.
Note: As with many natural remedies, there are side effects and interactions so do your research or consult a doctor before using it. To see a full list of side effects and interactions, visit WebMD.
Having activated charcoal in your home could one day be a life saver! If you’d like to order some then try this 16 oz bag of Activated Charcoal Powder from Wendy’s Herbs & Botanicals, but available on Amazon.
3 Healthy Food LIES Reveal Why Your Kitchen Is Full Of Fat Storing Ingredients
In this powerful article you'll discover:- How food label lies are causing you to poison your body.
- How avoiding this much maligned food group is actually making you fat!
- How some of the so-called healthiest foods in your kitchen may actually be FAKE!
If you value your health, this may be the most important article you ever read!