Indus Valley activated charcoal powder is a 100% pure charcoal powder and is free from chemicals. It is made of activated carbon by heating up carbon in a way that it develpos pores in between for capturing the chemicals . It is made by heating coconut shells or saw dust. An activated charcoal face mask made out of our charcoal powder removes the dirt extra oil and oiliness from your face. Activated charcoal is considered to be an excellent beauty ingredient. Indus Valley Charcoal powder works great for your skin.