Once our founder Kokoa turned to her Ghanaian heritage by using only authentic African Black Soap, her skin has never been happier! Combating eczema, psoriasis and breakouts and more, she now shares her natural recipe with the world. This natural soap is a wonder product, and we hope it will help you too.
West Africans have been successfully using African Black Soap for centuries. It is famous for its amazing healing properties and is used to relieve the symptoms of various skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis and acne. Aka. "
The great news about African Black Soap is that it's suitable (and beneficial) for all skin types; in a recent study published in theJournal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology, 91% of African Black Soap users reported that the soap helped improve their skin conditions!
African black soap has natural anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties that deeply and gently cleanse the skin. The ash in the soap helps to exfoliate clearing clogged pores and balancing the skin's natural oils. Over drying the skin can trigger oil and sebum production. The soap works to keep skin hydrated without any overproduction of oils. Find out more about African Black Soap for Acne HERE.
Our soap is effectively antibacterial.
A 2016 study tested the antibacterial effectiveness of Black Soap vs. four other brands including Dettol and Dudu Osun. The results proved that; Traditional African Black Soap - not only natural, packed with a number of skincare benefits, and highly effective - but it has been proved to kill bacteria more effectively than some of the biggest brands of antibacterial soap. Read the full study below.
Authenticity is key to our message and values. Our Ghanaian founder is passionate about celebrating the beauty and effectiveness of this traditional soap. Kokoa's soap is made in traditional methods in Ghana and is cut and wrapped in the UK.