REVIEW: Pure Suds Black Out Face Gel Pack

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Pure Suds Black Out Face Gel Pack
Face packs have been in use since time immemorial and are one of the effective methods to take care of skincare woes. I am a face pack hoarder and unintentionally, I have a face pack for every concern in my stash, WHOA. So, a couple of months ago when it was way too humid here and I was experiencing my occasional acne bout, I had to pick this face mask up. Keep reading to know if it was a hit or miss. 

About The Product:

Why Indulge in Pure Suds Skin Treats Black-Out Face Gel Mask?

Activated Bamboo Charcoal:

Bamboo charcoal has the ability to absorb minerals, dirt, grime, excess oil and other harmful substances making your skin firm and healthy.

Effective against Bacteria, Fungal infections, and microbes that infiltrate our skin due to excessive pollution and harmful UV rays. Hence, Charcoal is known for its amazing abilities to keep acne at bay and control excessive oil production.

Also an anti-aging ingredient, activated charcoal is said to tighten pores and smooth the skin. It also reduces inflammation, which is significant in preventing premature aging.

Significantly reduces pores, pimples, blackheads, white heads, draw out impurities that lead to acne. Also aids in preventing further breakouts.

Gives our skin an even toned finish.

Ingredients:

Activated Bamboo Charcoal, Rose-Geranium Essential Oil, Tea Tree Hydrosol, Lavender Hydrosol, Glycerine. 


Pure Suds Black Out Face Gel Pack - Ingredients & Usage Instructions
My Experience:

Pure Suds Black Out Face Gel Pack comes in a plastic jar with a gold coloured screw lid that shuts tight. The packaging is sturdy which makes the jar perfect to travel with. The pack is jet black in colour and as the name suggests, it has a gel-like consistency. The pack is ready to use and requires no mixing.

When I first received the pack, I was totally expecting it to smell not so pleasant. But, upon removing the lid, I was encapsulated by the enchanting rose-geranium aroma. The aroma is not strong therefore people with sensitive noses will not be bothered. 

To use, I scoop out the required amount on a small plate and apply an even layer on clean and dry skin. I let the pack sit for 7-8 minutes as the instructions on the pack read and tadah, upon rinsing I am greeted with a skin that looks fresh, supple and toned. The excess grime and oil are removed and neither does the skin feel parched nor stretchy. I have observed that while the pack is on the skin, it causes a bit of warm tingly sensation around the nose area and I was informed regarding this by Mrs. Doshi, the founder of the brand. According to her, it's the working of the active ingredients in the pack and the sensation subsides quickly and I was delighted to find her claim about the product to be true. The sensation does subside within a short span and causes no redness. However, a patch test is recommended for any allergies. 

This pack is enriched with a stellar ingredient like bamboo charcoal, which has the ability to absorb minerals, grime, excess oil and keeping acne at bay. I have used the pack consistently for over 5 months (2 times a week) and can confidently say that it does help in treating acne, preventing further breakouts and drawing out impurities from the skin without dehydrating it. However, as per product claims, I didn't notice any difference in blackheads and whiteheads. I have also observed that the mask leaves a black tint due to the presence of bamboo charcoal which could be removed using a toner. 


Pure Suds Black Out Face Gel Pack

Yays:

  • Handmade.
  • Cruelty free.
  • Chemical free.
  • Comes in a simple yet nice packaging, which is also travel-friendly.
  • Has an enchanting aroma of rose-geranium.
  • Ready to use. No mixing required. 
  • Makes the skin fresh, soft and toned by removing excess oil and impurities from the pores.
  • Helps in keeping acne at bay.
  • Doesn't dehydrate the skin. 
  • Reasonably priced for the quantity. Very little amount is required for the face (and neck).
  • Quick fix to get an instant glow. 
Nays:
  • Availability.
  • Didn't help in treating blackheads and whiteheads. 
  • Leaves a black tint but that can be easily removed by using a toner. 
Price and Availability:

The face pack is priced at INR 300 for 90 gm however the product is not available for purchasing at the moment as Mrs. Doshi is on a maternity break and will reopen her Facebook store only after Diwali. If you would like to see her creations please head HERE

Will I recommend: 

There's no reason why I wouldn't! 

Have you used the particular face pack? If so, then share your experience in the comments below. 

Till next time,
Deepika.

Disclosure: The product featured in this post is my own purchase and the views expressed hereby are strictly unbiased, based on my personal experience.

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4 comments

  1. nice review
    wish you had posted pics of product use on your skin

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    1. Thank you so much Jayanthi. <3 Aw, I am a little shy in doing so! :P - Deepika

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