ORIGINS Clear Improvement® Active Charcoal Mask

Living in the big city, we’'re no strangers to clogged pores. That’'s because dirt, debris, and pollution get past even the most diligent cleansing routine and bury themselves deep beneath the skin’'s surface. Luckily, urban toxins are no match for this hard-working mask. It harnesses the purifying power of natural charcoal, ridding our skin of pesky impurities and giving us a much more radiant complexion. While charcoal pulls stubborn pore-cloggers to the surface, white china clay and lecithin work together to dissolve any remaining impurities.

ORIGINS Clear Improvement® Active Charcoal Mask
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Great for drying out oily skin
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This stuff is great in the summertime. It zaps zits and will bring gross zits to a head, but man it is SOOOo drying. I guess that is kind of the point though, with charcoal. Personally, I can only do this once a week, but it does work well for breakouts.

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Good mask, just not for my skin
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I heard so many rave reviews about this, but unfortunately I am one of those people with skin that doesn't work well with charcoal. Just found my skin to be very very dry after. The pro though is that it didn't have any bad smells, like other charcoal masks.

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Good Mask

This product is easy to use and rinse off. It makes my face feel really clean. I dont know that it has helped with blackheads though.

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Great Mask!
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I've been wanting to try the Origins skincare for a long time, and I finally decided to purchase this with my points! Charcoal seems to be very popular with skincare, and while I have tried some face washed with it (from other brands) I had been dying to try it in a mask as I think that would have the most benefits for the ingredient. Needless to say, Origins did not disappoint! I have used this about 3 times now and I have to say that my skin looks noticeably clearer every time. My pores look COMPLETELY clean and my overall skin looks flawless afterwards. That being said, it seems that this mask does more for reducing the excess oil, blackheads, and sebaceous filaments; but does not seem to do that much for zits that have already formed. Still a great product and I am sure I will repurchase again!

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Love this!
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I love that this mask doesn't get stiff and crack. Most clay/charcoal masks make your skin feel so dry! Not this one. I was having some hormonal breakouts and oily skin on my chin, I applied the mask for 15 minutes before bed and woke up the next morning feeling clear!

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Like In the Movies

Wearing this mask makes me feel like I'm in a movie. Not that many masks actually LOOK like the ones you see on the screen. It applies well and it feels like it is working but I'm not sure I see results.

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Nice
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I love this mask and I'm so happy Birchbox sells it! My skin always feels so fresh and clean after using this product.

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Refreshing Mask
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Great mask that leave my face feeling clean and smooth. You can definitely feel the quality. Just don't wear anything white while you are putting it on.

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Effective

This improved the quality of my skin visibly. I saw a reduction in pore size and a nice glow on my face.

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Was scared, now clear skin
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So not only the color but just the idea of rubbing charcoal all over my face was sort of a weird concept. But this mask isn't too rough, doesn't leave any streaky residue and leaves my skin feeling really soft and clean. I have used up the entire sample

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