Over the years, bar soap has gotten a bad rap. Critics claim that it's unhygienic, drying, and all-around inferior to traditional liquid soaps. And while it's true that certain bars are full of skin-stripping ingredients that dry you out, there's a new generation of bar soaps —for both face and body—on the rise that may just make you reconsider your go-to liquid cleanser. And where do you most frequently find these sensitizers? Liquid soap.
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11 best facial cleansing soap bars to buy in the UK
It might have been a long time since you've picked up a bar of soap to wash anything but your hands. In fact, you've probably never actually put one near your face. Your mother told you not to, the beauty counter salesperson told you not to, we probably told you not to. But thanks to a new generation of cleansing soap bars, that's all changed. The soaps of old would strip your skin of dirt yes, but also the natural oils and its protective barrier too.
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