Charcoal

Stoves should not be used to heat your home and gas appliances should have adequate ventilation. (Photo: National Capitol Poison Center)

Breathe Easy

Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning On Jan. 4, a 13-year-old girl died and dozens of people were injured by carbon monoxide poisoning in Perth Amboy, N.J. Locally, nine people were hospitalized for carbon monoxide exposure in mid-November when a three-story boardinghouse in the 500
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Facial cleansers with activated charcoal as the main ingredient thoroughly cleanse your face. (Photo: Igor Kolos/Dreamstime)

Charcoal Cleansers

Use Activated Charcoal for a Deep Clean Have you heard of using activated charcoal to wash your face? Now that sounds odd, but in the latest facial cleansing products to hit the shelves, this is the case. Facial cleansers are now incorporating activated charcoal as their main
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Activated Charcoal

The Beauty Benefits Of Activated Charcoal I was in the bathroom the other day and noticed some black looking paste on the sink next to the toothbrushes. Later, I went to my beauty cabinet and noticed a small jar full of that same looking black paste, but more of a gel this time.
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