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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I received this soap as a gift, i was very excited to use it since it was recommended for acne. I used the soap as soon as I received it n was happy with the way my skin felt. After a couple of days my skin got very dry and after several weeks it did not improve my acne. I am still using the soap but not as a mask first and I don't even notice a smell as stated in previous reviews.

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Jury is Out
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I just ordered this product and have used it twice. Jury is still out on whether it helps with adult acne.
I was afraid the color of the soap would make it messy but the lather has hardly any color at all. I have tried it as a mask, it does seem to get all the dull skin off and leaves me feeling really clean.

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Shea Terra Organics African Blaack Soap
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Pros: This soap lasts forever.....
Cons: I've been using it for about a week now and find no evidence of improvement skin acne.

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Loved it!
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Lots of vitamins for your skin and helps fight blemishes.
Natural and organic - can't beat that!! :) First time trying this kind of soap and I'm hooked!

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It's just ok
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I was expecting perfection (my fault!) when I purchased this soap. It does clean, but my face actually broke out after I started using it. Not something I would buy again, but glad I tried it.

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Drying
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It's pretty drying. I have to wear a moisturizing toner and a moisturizer after washing my face with it. For a while it kept my combination-oily skin that's prone to breakouts pretty clear, but lately I've been breaking out again. I'm starting to alternate between a few face washes, two of which are creamy, nondrying washes, so maybe that will balance it out. My skin is pretty sensitive, and I can't use this every day anymore. The bar lasts a while, though. I bought it about 5 months ago and I'm about halfway through the bar, so that's a plus.

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Good but messy..
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My face felt fabulous after trying this soap. The biggest and only complaint that i have is that when i left the bar of soap in my shower it bled and made my shower look iffy.

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Slightly disappointed
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I was looking forward to trying this, due to the price and high ratings. It was fine, but I started breaking out after a few days. I think my skin is just too sensitive for a soap, so I will stick with my old routine of kiehls products.

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Ok
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This soap makes my skin feel good but it's messy and makes my shower walls brown and gross. I have to put it in a case.

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I felt pretty clean, but nothing extraordinary happened
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I actually liked the slight roughness of this soap, but I'm not sure if it was actually beneficial to my skin, but I appreciate it's simplicity and foregoing of harmful additives.

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