Skin is our biggest organ and we unknowingly risk damage when it is exposed to the surrounding environmental factors such dust, pollution that includes both air borne and minerally or chemically loaded water, sun, and even weather conditions. The effects of pollution on skin are especially insidious and often appear in the form of increased sensitivity, premature ageing, discolouration or pigmentation issues, dryness, dullness, excessive sebum production, and poor skin texture or roughness. But worry no more as we present to you some of the most effective anti-pollution facial cleansers that will reverse signs of skin damage and protect it from further environmental aggression.
For Antioxidant Benefits
Aroma Magic White Tea & Chamomile Face Wash
Free from animal cruelty and harsh chemicals, it comes in a recyclable packaging and is suitable for all skin types.
Enriched with white tea extracts, known to prevent premature ageing and protect skin from free radical damage with its potent antioxidants, this refreshing face cleanser unclogs pores with its exfoliating microbeads and purifies skin thoroughly. Ideal for daily pollution defense, this aromatic formula contains soothing chamomile essential oil and soy milk extract that nourish and pamper skin, leaving you feeling refreshed and relaxed.
For Deep Cleansing
WOW Skin Science Activated Charcoal Face Wash
It is suitable for all skin types and dermatologically tested.
Sloughing away all traces of dead skin cells, grime, and gently unclogging pores, this invigorating, foaming face wash deep cleans and purifies the skin like no other. The activated charcoal absorbs all the impurities and product residue build-up, while refreshing and reviving tired, ageing skin. Its advanced formula contains tea tree oil, aloe vera extract and Vitamins B5 and E that hydrate, protect and tone the skin.
For Enhanced Skin Repair
BareAir Anti-Pollution Charcoal & Aloe Vera Face Wash
Leaving your skin hydrated, supple, and dewy fresh with its aloe vera extract, this purifying formula improves skin tone, prevents greasiness, and keeps acne at bay.
Created with potent alteromonas ferment extract that acts as a natural shield, produced by marine microbes, and sourced from the ecosystems of the French Polynesian atolls, this face wash effectively combats the effects of environmental stressors. It restores skin’s natural protective barrier, and its activated charcoal provides deep pore cleansing.
For Better Sebum Management
Mamaearth Charcoal Face Wash
Dermatologically tested, this face wash is pH balanced, and free of harmful chemicals like SLS, sulphates, phthalates, and artificial fragrance.
Combing the benefits of clay and coffee, which revitalises the skin and gently exfoliates dead and suntanned skin, along with activated charcoal that carefully draws out dirt, toxins, and residual make-up, this face wash is all you need for complete care, especially if you have oily skin. It also contains aloe vera that is antibacterial and anti-inflammatory in nature, and hydrates and helps in reducing acne, while soothing the skin.