The art of cleanliness:
Before detergents: Soap had –and still has- plenty of different uses: cleaning your hands with, cleaning your clothes with, and cleaning your house…
But, ´hey!´ you can use it as a beauty product too! Soap is a really useful tool if you want to clean your face.
As you can imagine, there is a huge variety of them; that is why you must choose carefully from the wide range of soaps available on the market. There is probably one special soap waiting for you…
Next, a brief list with the advantages of each one:
1- Moisturizing cream soap: The neutral Ph of this type of soap makes it suitable for dry skin or those that require more moisture. Its properties will relax the skin of your face, giving back the natural balance to it, and make you look younger. The most common is Dove.
2- Sulfur soap: This type of soap is used for the most severe cases of acne. What does it make to your skin? it dries pimples and has special antiseptic and antibacterial properties. Watch out: it may be strong for some skin types, thus, consult your doctor or your dermatologist. Safety first!
3- Oat Soap: These types of soaps are used to exfoliate the skin and eliminate the characteristic luster of facial grease and dirt.
4- Glycerin soap: it is totally transparent. This soap will help you to eliminate small rashes or pimples and moisturize your skin perfectly.
5- Savon de Marseille soap: this French soap in the past was widely use for almost everything. The myth even says that soldiers during war times even used it to cook! This soap is made up with vegetable oils.