Forget Everything You Think You Know About Bar Soap
Bar soaps: you either love ‘em or you seriously despise ‘em. Either way, they are making a major come back in the beauty industry. From cleansing bars to shampoo bars, nowadays, many of today’s bar soaps are formulated with nourishing ingredients — think: vitamins and oils — and can help to leave your skin feeling soft, smooth, supple, and, most importantly, ready for hydration. Don’t believe us? Allow these nine bar soaps to be all the proof that you need.
Blended with almond oil, oatmeal, and carefully-selected ingredients, this mild bar soap cleanses and gently exfoliates to help soften the skin. With use, you’ll notice skin that feels comforted and nourished.
This non-drying, rich lathering bar—with kaolin and bentonite clay, activated charcoal, glycerin, coconut oil, and vitamin E—removes oil, dirt, and impurities from your beard, face, and body without leaving behind a residue. The result is skin that feels clarified and soothed.
Who said cleansing bars have to be plain and boring? You can take your bar soap game to the next level with Baxter of California’s invigorating Vitamin Cleansing Bar which boasts notes of citrus and herbal musk essence. To use, massage onto wet skin to create a rich lather and rinse thoroughly.
Rough skin can finally become a thing of the past thanks to Baxter of California’s Exfoliating Body Bar. Infused with pumice and jojoba oil, you can scrub away dirt and rough patches with the hydrating formula that leaves the entire body feeling smooth, clean and refreshed.
Help restore your skin’s moisture balance with this vitamin-rich cleansing formula. To use, massage onto wet skin to create a rich lather and rinse thoroughly. The best part? Fruity scents of pomegranate and Italian lime will waft up your nostrils while you lather up your facial and body skin.
Prefer notes of bergamot and pear instead? You’re in luck. Baxter of California has a Vitamin Cleansing Bar in that scent combination as well. Similar to the Baxter of California Vitamin Cleansing Bars mentioned above, this invigorating formula helps restore the skin’s moisture balance.
Oily skin types are often stuck dealing with excess shine on their complexions. If this sounds like a top concern of yours, try this gentle, anti-shine bar soap to help keep excess grease under control.
When dead cells pile up on your skin’s surface, it can cause a rough texture. To help reduce rough skin and restore softness, reach for Kiehl’s Ultimate Man Body Scrub Soap. Formulated with bran and oatmeal, this highly efficient exfoliator helps slough off dead skin cells to reveal softer-feeling skin.
Formulated with jojoba seed powder, pumice, and pracaxi oil, you can buff away dead skin cells and dirt easily with this deep cleansing body soap. As a plus, it’s infused with a woodsy blend of aromatic cedarwood, sandalwood, and eucalyptus, and can reveal skin that’s smooth, soft and energized.
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