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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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Smells funky and leaves residue
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Maybe this product shouldn't be used on women with fair skin. It made me look like I have so many blackheads and it smells just... funky. Not terrible, but just strange and a little gross. May leave residue on white sinks too.

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Very abraisive
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I've only been using it for about 3 days now, and as I can see it working on my acne quite well, it does a better job of drying my skin out completely. I have very sensitive skin, and this burns and makes the skin on my face dry and rough. Wouldn't reccommend as an acne remedy for those with sensitive skin.

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Eh
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This soap does make my face feel very clean after using but as far as any of the other benefits such as fighting blemishes and anti aging, I have yet to see a difference

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It's Okay
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I needed a replacement for my Charcoal bar and so I bought this. The smell is pleasant and it cleans rather wall. However, it caused my face to break out more than usual. I like just using it as a body bar instead.

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Just OK
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The soap has a very clean soapy smell and had my body nice and soft. I did get some spots on my face that turned red and actually had a burning sensation. So I would say O.K . for a body soap but maybe be cautious if you have sensitive skin.

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The jury is still out on this one

I was excited about this because it seems so earthy and natural. I'd heard good things about it, too. However, it didn't seem to do much for me. Facial exfoliators seem to give me the best results.

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Definitely Exfoliates!
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This bar of soap is a great exfoliator. However, be warned it may actually scratch you! The grit in this bar of soap can be so harsh that you'll actually end up with scratches.

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its okay
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this bar soap is very rough and does not smell that good. It also leaves your tub looking dirty so you have to rinse your tub after each use. My skin did however feel pretty smooth after using it but it was just too messy and i ended up throwing away. But if you like bar soap, dove has excellent bar soap that leaves your skin smelling amazing and super soft!

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It's OK
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In case you were wondering, this will turn your wash clothes brown. So I would suggest lathering it with a loofa or something that you don't mind staining. I liked that the smell isn't too strong because I like to wear perfume and this way my soap smell wasn't combating my perfume. It did make me feel nice and clean but I did feel that my skin felt tight after getting out of the shower.

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Not real African Black Soap
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But good nonetheless. I would get it again with my points but I doubt I spend money on it. It's kinda pricey.

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