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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Feels nice on skin. Takes a while to rinse completely. I use it twice a week and my face seems brighter.

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ill never buy another soap again
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This african black soap was my missing link . My skin feels very clean and most of all smooth i had little bumps on my arms and greasey skin in areas . My fiance is starting to love this product too for his eczema.

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Loved it, but didn't last
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I loved using this bar. And I loved that it had organic ingredients. However it seemed that this bar didn't last very long. Every shower it would sink in size by almost half.

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Helps clear out my skin
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While the bar can easily fall apart and has a strong smell, it does wonder for your skin. It might take some getting used to since this soap is definitely different from most BUT absolutely worth it!

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Great deal, somewhat drying
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This is an awesome deal for such a promising product. It is totally natural! 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, not thoroughly impressed. I use it in the shower instead with a sea sponge. It does seem to get all the dull skin off and leaves me feeling really clean. My only advice is to be sure you have a good hydrating body lotion to use afterwards, as it has the tendency to be a little drying. Overall i really enjoy this product and will probably purchase it again in the future.

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Messy (but good) stuff.
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I purchased this to share with my husband. He's tried other African Black soaps in the past and enjoyed them, so I thought I'd give this brand a go. It must be "more authentic" than ones we've used in the past, because it has quite a muddy quality in comparison! It's soft and gooey when wet, with a very mellow scent. My skin feels balanced after using it. Only downside is it does leave quite a bit of staining on the tub and washcloth when done. I don't love scrubbing my tub after every shower, so I'll have to knock a star off.

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Progress as Promised
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I purchased this product because I have minor problems with acne on my back and shoulders. I have now used this product 3 times in the shower and let it sit as a "mask" as recommended. I have seen some improvement in the clarity of my skin in the indicated problem areas. I expect that this product will continue to improve my skin for long-term results. I like the texture of the product. The smell of the soap is slightly more masculine than what I would usually prefer, but it does not leave any lingering smell so I don't have a problem continuing to use it.

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Best soap
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Love this! I use it as a face mask every other day. I noticed an improvement in the first week. I will definitely buy this again. This has become a permanent part of my face cleansing routine.

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Cleared up my face
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But it is messy to keep in the shower, and having to keep it on your skin for a few minutes is a little hard to do especially when I am in a hurry in the morning.

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impulse buy with points
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I purchased this impulsively with my saved up points ...what drew me to this product was the promise of healing broken out skin. I took the advice from others and the product box, I didn't apply directly to my skin. I lathered up the soap bar in my hands and used the soap as a mask (Also, a little bit goes a long way on my skin) ...within three days I saw a drastic improvement to the breakouts on my face. I had been broken out from a medication that I take and nothing seemed to calm it down. I ordered this soap and some tea tree oil just in case. I have not had to use the oil -- only this African Black Soap! I love it and will definitely consider purchasing it again if need be.

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