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Shea Terra Organics Authentic African Black Soap

Here’s a quick lesson in skincare history: In West Africa, traditional black soap is made by mixing the ash and barks of local plants with healing oils. Rich in vitamins A and E, it’s become prized by women around the world for its abilities to battle blemishes and the signs of skin aging. This rich cleansing and exfoliating bar from Shea Terra Organics is the real deal. Made with USDA-certified organic ingredients, it retains all the medicinal benefits of the original African soap.

Shea Terra Organics Authentic African Black Soap
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Love. This. Stuff.
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I bought this once when I needed to get my order amount higher to get some free stuff. Omg, best $8 ever. I have since bought an additional one and another for a friend. I haven't had a breakout since I started using it on my face. I started using it on entire body since I started getting breakouts on my back. This cleared those RIGHT up. The soap has natural exfoliants so using a loofah isn't necessary. Be warned though, because the suds are brown, your shower might start looking ickier sooner. But it was always icky, you just didn't notice. Buy this soap; clean your tub more often.

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OBSESSED
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I love this soap. When I say that it changed my life, it really changed my life. I was struggling with adult on-set acne on my lower jawline that was constantly inflamed and painful. I purchased this with some Birchbox points, and I am floored at how amazing this works. I have had maybe one small breakout since using this daily, and that was due to hormone fluctuations! Keeps my skin so soft and smooth, I really cannot say enough about this and plan on buying it for Christmas for all of my family members.

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Best soap EVER!
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I bought this because it sounded interesting and I needed a few more dollars in my cart in order to get free samples. Best decision! I haven't used bar soap since I was a kid, you know before body washes and liquid soap became the thing. Don't be put off by the brown color it produces when you start lathering up. Anyways, it's incredible! I just started using it about a week ago, I have already noticed a change in my skin. It looks healthier and my skin tone seems to be improving. It makes my face feel very clean. I am absolutely glowing!

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Simply amazing
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I have loved this soap. I cutted in 4 so it would be easier to handle. It has done wonders for my combination skin.

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Great product, great price
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I love this soap. Like many other reviewers, I got it to score free shipping on my order and am so glad I did. The soap has helped clear my skin (not perfect, but better) and leaves it feeling clean and oil-free, but not overly dry.

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Amazing!
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I have super super sensitive skin and can only use water to cleanse I tried this and it worked amazingly! No irritation made my skin glow! I even tried it as a 5 min mask as it suggests and that was even perfect with every penny never using anything else please keep in stock!

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Sensitive skin/skin allergies
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I have sensitive skin and a lot of allergies so I was a little unsure about getting this product but I love it. I lather a section of the bar up then put the foam on my face and leave it there for a few minutes. You will have to do this for your face as it is too abrasive to apply directly.
(Un)luckily, I got a cystic acne spot on my face the day before this was delivered. My spots can take 2+ weeks to disappear sometimes. It took 4 days for this spot to fade.

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This is so mellow
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Love this soap it’s really clearing up my skin and isn’t setting my sensitivities off

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love this!
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I'm ecstatic about this cleanser for the body and face! for just 8 dollars too =) it was a little rough when I tried it on my body. i already read to build up a lather and apply that too my face but since I have sensitive skin, I'll be doing that for my whole body. My skin felt nice and tight, pores definetly smaller and my skin wasn't even too dry at all! I'm going to try some similar products because I enjoy trying whatever I think will help me but I'll definetly get this again. I might even find that the similar products aren't as good and even if they are, I need to save my money anyway so I'm sure I'll end up staying with this one <3

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Thank You!
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I love how soft this made my skin! I felt so clean and fresh because of the exfoliation and now I know charcoal soap is a new favorite thing of mine! The only meh thing was that it didn't smell good, but it also didn't smell bad. It doesn't really smell like anything. Again, neither a good or bad thing! Overall, I loved this product!

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