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Herbivore Botanicals Bamboo Charcoal Cleansing Bar Soap

Sometimes the key to a quality clean is found in the most unlikely ingredients. This ebony bar of soap comes infused with bamboo charcoal, which happens to work as a gentle, natural cleanser, purging skin of impurities and toxins. It lathers up a smoky gray, but don’t worry, you’ll rinse off clean and and fresh.

Herbivore Botanicals Bamboo Charcoal Cleansing Bar Soap
4.5 out of 5 stars, based on 98 Reviews 98 Reviews
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Average Charcoal Soap
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I was hoping to replace a quite expensive bar soap with this activated charcoal soap, but so far, not so good.

I've only been using this soap for a week, but I've already started having breakouts! I have combination skin with an oily T-zone, and by mid-afternoon, I'm shiny- something that didn't happen with my previous cleanser.

The smell also is a deterrent. It's very mildly scented, but what there is to smell, smells like old urine. It's only during application that you can smell anything.

Pro's to this soap: Great lather, great price and size, skin does feel clean after washing.

Con's: not effective (for me), smell

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Pretty awesome
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I heard many things about charcol's clarifying effect in beauty products & I will say this soap/brand leaves my skin squeaky clean. I just wish it was a larger bar of soap...in almost 1 week it's half the size although it lathers really well (I shower with it everyday) it also doesn't have much of a smell & was hoping for more bergamot. I think I might try the sea salt one too

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Great product
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I really enjoy using this soap! My skin feels so soft afterwards. I would more than likely buy this again!

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Oh so clean!
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This soap left my skin soft and supple. It could be the bamboo and charcoal talking, but it did feel like the impurities from my skin were washed away. I followed with my favorite moisturizer and admired my skin.

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Great find
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Really great soap. Takes a bit to lather upon first use but once it gets going it REALLY gets going. Smell is faint but pleasant. I wish I could bottle this into a fragrance. I'll be buying again. It makes my skin silky smooth and fresh and not dry one bit

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Charcoal is great
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Charcoal is great for a really clean feeling. It's a little expensive but it does work great for cleansing your skin.

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good
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i really like this bar of soap. my friend got it and i loved it so much i bought a full size. cleans good without being too dried out like some bar soap. great exfoliator as well.

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love it
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Got this soap as a sample and liked it so much I ordered the full size. Leaves you feeling clean and has a nice scent.

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just perfect
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I fell in love with the smell of this soap. using it o my face made it feel refreshed. i could feel the cleanliness. it didn't make my face feel too tight. it was just perfect

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Really nice!
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I'm enjoying this mild bar soap. It does feel very gentle and I am hopeful that is is working on my toxins as well!

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