Phenoliva Skin Charcoal – Activated Biochar Powder
  • Phenoliva Skin Charcoal – Activated Biochar Powder
  • Phenoliva Skin Charcoal – Activated Biochar Powder

Phenoliva Skin Charcoal – Activated Biochar Powder

Fine powder in various particle sizes
Exceptional at absorbing impurities
High surface areas of up to 1000 m2/g
Fully upcycled from olive pits
Sustainably sourced in Europe

A sample of 20g includes packaging and shipping for €85. More details below.
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Phenoliva Skin Charcoal is a powerful choice for multiple product types. Embrace the purifying power of olive-derived activated biochar and unlock the secret to pristine skincare formulations.

INCI: Charcoal Powder

A Multifunctional Ingredient For Purifying Skincare1
Activated biochar powder with a high surface area offers a number of benefits for cosmetic applications. Activated carbon in known for: 

  • Detoxifying Action: Activated carbon is proven to adsorb toxins and excess oils.
  • Pore Refinement: Can refine pores, leaving the skin looking smoother and more refined.
  • Skin Rejuvenation: Can remove external pollutants, the skin appears more vibrant and youthful.
  • Balanced Skin Tone: Can even out skin tone and reduce the appearance of pigmentation.
  • Supports Skin Health: Provides trace elements beneficial for maintaining healthy skin.

Suggested Use

  • Detoxifying Face Masks: Ideal for creating face masks that offer a deep cleanse.
  • Exfoliating Cleansers: Can be included in cleansers for gentle and effective exfoliating.
  • Scalp Treatments: Ideal for scalp masks to absorb excess oil and impurities.
  • Pollution-Defense Skincare: Suitable for anti-pollution skincare lines aimed at urban consumers.
  • Pore-Tightening Toners: Helps to tighten and minimize the appearance of enlarged pores.

Formulation Guidelines
Appearance: Powder of <50, 50-100, 100-200 microns

Sample Quantity and Package Content
The sample is 20g. Each order comes with a Safety Data Sheet and a Product Presentation in digital form containing elemental composition and physicochemical characterisation.

We are currently refining the product. Please pre-order to reserve your sample. Shipping will start in 2024. The sample, packaging and shipping are covered by a fee of 85€.

Sustainably Sourced And Carefully Made in Switzerland 

  • European Origin: Sourcing and processing entirely within Europe
  • Upcycling Innovation: From olive pits as a quality raw material 
  • Circular Solution: One step further in closing the loop of wasted food by-products
  • Free of contaminants: Free of heavy metals and polyaromatic hydrocarbon 

Claims And Certifications
Compliant with vegan and cruelty-free standards. Get in touch with for further information.

*Scientific References

  1. Charcoal: An ancient material with a new face
  2. Cosmetic uses of activated charcoal
  3. Formulation and Evaluation of Activated Charcoal Peel Off Mask
  4. Application of activated charcoal from coconut shell waste for the manufacture of skin lightening creams and the mechanism of the process
  5. Formulation And Evaluation Of Gel Containing Neem, Turmeric, Aloe Vera, Green Tea And Lemon Extract With Activated Charcoal And Honey