African Black Soap has been used by people in Africa dating back to the time of Queen Cleopatra. It’s excellent for exfoliation and deep cleansing of the skin. It eliminates body odor and is highly recommended for the treatment of eczema, skin rashes, itching, psoriasis and dandruff. It also helps to even out the skin tone. Don’t mistake Maiga’s Organic Black Soap for a delectable brownie bar - it’s a non-edible bar soap that’s a treat for face and body! Known for its ability to remove oil from skin, Black soap can soothe skin irritated by eczema, rashes or razor burn. This lye-free soap is honey-based for a naturally gentle, anti-bacterial cleanse. Osun or cam wood is from the medicinal Baphia nitida tree, and contains curative anti-microbial and anti-bacterial properties. Black soap is the only variety of soap that is made without using lye, and contains vitamins A & E and iron due to the use of plantain peel powder. Scientific research shows that Osun is able to eradicate high concentrations of disease-causing micro-organisms. Traditionally, Osun is used topically by Nigerian people to treat skin infections and ringworm.
Plantain Peel Powder, Palm Kernel Oil, Coconut Oil, Water, Aloe Vera, Shea Butter, Osun (Carmwood), and Pure Honey.
Massage over damp/wet skin and rinse thoroughly. If desired, leave on skin for a minute or two before rinsing. Softer than traditional soaps, you may want to keep this soap stored in a sealed container or baggie when not in use to prevent it absorbing moisture from the air and becoming overly soft.