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You can buy activated charcoal without a prescription at any pharmacy or even a bio product store. It is obtained from burnt coconut bark. A little shungite powder is added. It is bought as “medically activated charcoal”.
1. Relieves joint pain – it is useful in case of salt deposits in the joints and pain caused by gout. When activated carbon enters the body, it binds uric acid (it stimulates the formation of salt deposits and the development of inflammatory processes). In case of complicated gout, take a small spoonful of crushed activated charcoal dissolved in a glass of water. Drink this suspension for 10 days (an hour before meals) – morning and evening. During this period, your joint mobility will noticeably improve. The painful crunch in the elbows and knees will disappear.
2. Cleanses the body of toxins – there are many ways you can cleanse the body of accumulated toxins and harmful substances that cause various diseases. People use rice, fruit juices or activated charcoal. Take a third of a small spoonful of crushed activated charcoal powder (three times a day) every morning before meals. The cleansing therapy lasts 5 to 7 days. Follow the subjective feeling. It is important then to drink a liter and a half to two liters of water to speed up the elimination of toxins from the body. This cleansing is usually done once a year.
3. Whitens teeth – although it is bright black, activated charcoal whitens teeth and removes yellow deposits of coffee and tea. Clean your teeth regularly with activated charcoal to prevent tartar and caries. Do this once a week: crush a tablet of charcoal. Put toothpaste on the toothbrush and dip in charcoal powder. Brush your teeth for a minute or two. Repeat as needed. You can only use charcoal without toothpaste, but avoid this method if you have thin tooth enamel (so as not to damage it).
4. For allergies – in dermatitis caused by chocolate, oranges or nuts, the solution is activated charcoal. This product cleanses the body and makes it more resistant to allergens and toxins. Use charcoal powder for two weeks according to the following scheme: take the powder on the tip of a knife for the first few days, then increase the intake to a small amount the following week.
spoons. Then gradually reduce the dose until you return to the original amount (on the tip of the knife). Take the powder an hour before meals with a glass of water.
5. Cleanses the skin of the face – you can make a face mask that cleanses the skin of blackheads. Take 2 tablets of activated charcoal, a tablespoon of edible gelatin and 2 tablespoons of cold milk. Add gelatin to the charcoal powder. Dissolve the mixture in the milk. Mix carefully and leave in a warm place for half an hour. When the gelatin swells, heat the mixture on steam. Apply the mixture in a thin layer on the face. When one layer dries, apply another layer of mask. Carefully remove the mask (elastic layer formed) from the face for 25 to 30 minutes. The skin will be velvety, healthy and well-groomed. You can do the treatment once in seven days.
6. Eliminates pain in the ears – you can make compresses for inflammatory processes of the middle and outer ear – you will relieve pain and tingling in the ears. Crush a few tablets into a powder. Add warm water to get a homogeneous porridge. Place on gauze or cotton cloth measuring 10 cm x 20 cm folded several times. Apply a compress to the sore ear to cover the temple, neck and jaw. Tighten it tightly with a scarf on top. Hold for a few hours. When the pain subsides, rinse the remains of activated charcoal with warm water. Tie the ear again with a scarf.
7. Healing hangover-recipe is current all year round. To avoid headaches in the morning after the celebration, mash 6 to 8 tablets of charcoal with 2 tablets of analgesics (for smooth muscles) and one tablet of aspirin. Dissolve this mixture in half a glass of water. Drink this liquid before bed. Activated charcoal absorbs harmful toxins, analgesics relieve spasm caused by excess alcohol. Aspirin thins the blood and lowers the pressure that rises from excess alcohol and worsens the headache caused by a hangover.