Shea Moisture African Black Soap Clarifying Mud Mask

Fangirls, I am a big fan of African Black Soap. If you haven’t tried just the soap, I highly suggest it; it’s wonderful for these wintery months because it adds a lot of moisture without making your skin greasy. My love of the bar soap must have been what prompted me to grab this mud mask when I did, even though I genuinely don’t remember buying it. I’m glad that I did, though, because I’ve been using this mask pretty much on the regular, and I’ve really been enjoying it.

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I’ve used this mud mask every other day for the past week and a half, and I like it quite a bit. I’m not finding that it changes the oils in my face at all, helps/prevents acne, or anything wild, but it does make my face feel incredibly soft and moisturized, which is (again) great for the upcoming winter.

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The mask isn’t quite as thick as I expected when I saw that it was a mud mask, but it’s comfortable and I still feel like I can move my face. It doesn’t harden or burn or anything; it just sits and then I wash it off (usually in the shower). It’s less abrasive, so I don’t feel super confident in using it every day in place of my face wash, but it’s a good every-other-day cleanser. Like I said, it makes my face feel incredibly soft and well moisturized.

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The biggest downside I’ve found is the scent; it smells very strongly of play-doh. It’s a weird, almost salty smell that I can’t get over, but it isn’t enough to make me want to stop using it.

According to my account, I ordered it from Ulta, and you can too for $15. I think it’s a fantastic product, and it’s worth the weird smell. Stay well, Fangirls.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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About Emily Althea

Emily is a 20-something Fangirl in love with too many fandoms. You can find her on Twitter (@DoTheFangirl) and Instagram (@emilyfangirls).
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