Activated Charcoal Detox Drink

Activated Charcoal Detox Drink

Charcoal detox drink recipe & content provided by Bare Nutrition Health

For days when you feel sluggish, or anytime you want to help usher toxins out of your body, this charcoal detox drink might be just what you need to get back on track. Packaged cleanse drinks can come spiked with added colors and flavors, or the wrong types of sugar alcohols that can irritate your gut. Not only is this detox drink sugar-free, it also contains anti-inflammatory ingredients to help you bounce back faster.

Related: 11 Detox Drinks to Cleanse Your Body

This dark and delicious charcoal detox drink contains a mix of powerful ingredients. Apple cider vinegar helps balance blood sugar and fight GI distress, while activated charcoal works to bind toxins like heavy metals in your body. Turmeric adds a warm, anti-inflammatory boost to this detox drink, and a blend of aloe water and FATwater delivers energizing refreshment with every sip.

The charcoal detox drink is great first thing in the morning, but you can also enjoy it at night. If you do, swap the FATwater for filtered water spiked with lemon juice.

Dark and delicious refreshment: This activated charcoal detox drink recipe blends together powerful ingredients to help you bounce back faster.

Activated Charcoal Detox Drink

Start to Finish: 5 minutes


  • 1 cup pure aloe water or juice with no added sugar or preservatives
  • 1 cup lemon FATwater, or filtered water with lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons raw apple cider vinegar
  • 2 capsules activated coconut charcoal
  • 1 teaspoon ground turmeric
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice (optional)


  1. Pour liquid ingredients into a blender or glass.
  2. Open charcoal capsules and empty into liquid. Discard the capsule portion.
  3. Add ground turmeric.
  4. Pulse or vigorously stir until turmeric and charcoal are incorporated.
  5. Pour over ice and serve.

Serves: 1

Nutritional Information (Per Serving):

  • Calories: 35
  • Protein: 1g
  • Total Carbs: 5g
  • Fiber: 1.6g
  • Sugars: 1.8g
  • Net Carbs: 3.4g
  • Total Fat: 1.4g

Note on ingredients: Avoid taking medications or supplements at least one hour (or preferably longer) before you enjoy this recipe. Since activated charcoal is so potent, it may negate the benefits you would get from these treatments.

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