For centuries, Ghanaians have used Black Soap to help relieve acne, oily skin, clear blemishes and various other skin issues. African Black soap has also been used to achieve beautiful skin. Africans have also used this natural soap for bathing and washing their hair. Great for removing make-up. Black Soap will leave your skin feeling soft, clear and smelling delicious. This soap is not scented.
Alata Samina or Anago Samina is the term used in the local dialect called Twi to refer to Black Soap or African Black Soap. Alata or Anago is a reference to the people of the Northern Region of Ghana, mainly the Hausa tribe. Alata Samina is now used all over Ghana.
What does African Black Soap look like?
Traditional Black Soap is brownish-black in color. It is softer than commercial soaps with an organic shape. It has a delicate texture & a natural earthy smell. It is not oily or scented. Black Soap has been used for black hair care & black skin care for centuries. Today people from all walks of life are benefiting from this amazing African soap. African black soap is mostly found in Ghana. However, other African countries have their own version of African black soap. Nothing compares to the original African black soap from Ghana. Note: This African Black Soap is not the mass produced African Black Soap in boxes all over the market.
What are some of the properties of African Black Soap?Helps deep clean skin. Used on most skin types including rough and dry. Helps clear skin of bumps & spots.
Helps reveal radiant, fresh & healthy skin. Helps relieve acne, oily skin & other skin problems.
Great for removing make-up. Helps against premature facial lines. Lathers well.
Alata Samina is great for Showering. Bathing. Washing your Hair. Washing your Face Washing your Feet
The roasted plantain skin is mixed with palm oil, palm kernel oil to form the soap. The roasting of the plantains determines the color of the soap. The longer the plantains are roasted, the darker the soap. African Black Soap is centuries old, has numerous benefits & is not scented. It can be used by anyone who wishes to improve the quality of their skin. Bear in mind the making of this amazing soap varies in ingredients depending on the region. It's a simple but labor intensive soap. It's a process that requires patience.
What is the Shelf Life of Black Soap?
Honestly. Traditional Black Soap has no expiration date per say. Generally soap is used often. But you should at least use your soap within 24 months.
Why does Black Soap get softer in the shower?