Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 63
Rated 5 out of 5 by marmaladecat This is A Good Thing
I like this soap very much--it is my first experience with liquid bath soap, and I find it very mild and soothing to my dry skin. The fragrance is very nice and not overpowering. I see now that one needs a bath sponge or "pouf" in order to use liquid soap economically and effectively, and so I later purchased one from Swanson. I definitely recommend this soap, and will keep reordering. This is an excellent company.
December 30, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by grammyoffour black soap with shea
Leaves your skin feeling silky. Good ingredients too! Maybe a pump would be easier to dispense.
October 25, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by coiledtighbeautyt01 My skin loves!
I love this soap. Its effective and performs just as the label spells out. I use this face to toe, and my skin has not experienced any drying. It cleanses well without all those harsh ingredients that are so common in other washes. I plan to continue using this.
September 23, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by mimifromiami You only need one soap
I use it for shower, hair and face. Its gentle and smells good. I have shared this fact with friends and they also love it.
August 28, 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by mzjc Really Good product
The pure black soap with organic Shea butter has an lovely aroma. Leaves you feeling fresh and clean doesn't lather up much but its a product I would buy again.
May 31, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by naturenut Pure Black Soap with Shea Buter
like the moisturizing effects of Shea butter, this liquid is nice, washes off clean. I'm not a huge fan of the fragrance but it works for everything from hair to toes. Good product, I order it frequently.
May 27, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by MountainGirl Love this soap!
We use this soap now exclusively for bathing and general cleaning. It is so versatile, smells wonderful, and leaves skin feeling soft.
April 19, 2014
Rated 1 out of 5 by JML70 Lot # MY 302 OH01
Am curious if anyone has purchased multiple bottles of this product and have found some that smelled different than others. My first bottle I purchased was because I had smelled the bottle my cousin had and fell in love with it. Loved the smell, couldn't get enough of it so my next order I purchased 2 bottles seeing how it is a great value and that I use it on a lot of things. YUUCKK!!! These last two bottles smelled like some cheap dirty pine pitch dollar store cleaner. It wasn't at all like what I smelled or ordered the first time and I am bummed. Those 2 nasty bottles have a lot # of what is posted on my title. The first bottle I got that was wonderful and smelled awesome was different KY 270 012. Have any of you had this problem or have this lot number? Would appreciate any replies. Please note that my overall rating is for the last 2 bottles I purchased, if it was for the first bottle it would be 5 leaves for all...Thank you so much.
March 13, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by geminga improved my rough hands
I purchased this for the first time in a health food store. I could not believe how it improved my winter dry skin so significantly. It has a wonderful fragrance and leaves skin soft. I use it in my foam hand soap dispenser because my hands get so dry in winter ....big improvement. Highly recommended.
February 24, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Perkins Great Sharing with family & friends
I dscovered this product two years ago. It is great for my body and especially my face. I have tried other products on my face with no satisfaction. Dr Woods Pure Black Soap woith Organic Shea Butter keeps my face clean and soft. Most of all it does not dry my skin out. I am sending it to my friends and family to enjoy.
Thank you Swanson.
February 8, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by sweeter buy on sale
This soap smells great and leaves skin fresh and soft.
January 20, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by luvswan great cleanser
We've been using for a long time. The product has a good clean scent and lathers well. It also lasts a long time and we use it everyday. This is the only cleanser we have in our shower and will continue to be. Great bargain
January 1, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by LLady GENTLE
Great product, good value. Leaves hands smooth. We take a small bottle with on our travels to avoid the commercial soap which leaves our hands chapped.
November 23, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by vitaqueen Like it.
This is my first time trying black soap of any kind. I don't know if it was meant to be used as a shampoo but I bought it so I could use it for my face as well as hair. It took me a while to figure it out. I was using the normal amount like with regular shampoo, but it would leave my hair with a tacky/gummy texture, even after my hair had dried. It felt weird, like I needed to wash it again. I finally tried lathering it up first in my hand and then applying it to my hair and it seems to make my hair less tacky. There's not much in the way of suds, but I rub it into my scalp as best as I can. I have a very flaky scalp and itchy as well and I wash my hair everyday. If I don't it gets even more flaky. I don't use any type of hair products other than shampoo and conditioner. I still have flakes but my scalp doesn't itch as bad like it did before. I really like the fragrance and I use it to wash my face now instead of facial cleanser. I've been using Dr. Wood's Peppermint castile soap on my hair as well and I think that actually works better for the flaky scalp, so right now I'm alternating between this and the peppermint soap.
November 20, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by IamLIcht Easy way to use black soap
I like the cleansing benefits of black soap, but it can be drying. This product has shea butter added, so it's a good combination of ingredients that are friendly to your skin.
October 31, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by firstladynance fresh
This product leaves your skin clean but not dried out. It smell good but not over powering.
October 3, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by KathleenD Clean and Natural
This soap smells and feels wonderful, leaves my skin feeling clean and fresh without any residue.
September 19, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by Kicksten fresh and clean
I use this soap from my head to my toes. It has a nice lather but no greasy residue. It has a subtle fragrance and doesn't dry out my skin or hair.I find that the 32 oz is the most economical way to purchase this soap.
September 6, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by Roziford Great all around product
I just love this soap. I used it as a shampoo and it left the hair soft and manageable. I also used it as a bath wash and bubble bath with great results. I even used it as a cleaner and was surprised by its effectiveness. I would highly recommend this product.
September 5, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by aWOLF05 Love that it's Ph balanced!
The value of this natural soap makes it a winner for me. I use it everyday to wash my whole body. The scent is soft and clean. I love it!
August 28, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by kspivey12 Dope stuff. A little goes far.
July 7, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by lav05 moisturizing and squeaky clean
this soap left my extremely sensitive skin moisturized and clean. furthermore, the smell is not overbearing and my entire family has now fallen in love with this soap. swanson has the best prices!!
June 23, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by DebiC Wonderful product
I discovered Dr. Woods Black Soap/Shea Butter a few years ago and since that time I can't be without it. I bathe with it daily. My grand daughter, now two, has very sensitive skin. I've been bathing her in it since she was 6 months old. Gentle, yet cleansing.
May 24, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by dg2013 Can't Live Without It!
This black soap is soooo wonderful! My daughter and I simply cannot live without it!
May 21, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by SuppMonster awesome stuff
been using this black soap for over a year now and love it. Great face wash, good smell, nourishes skin. other black soaps out there contain unnecessary chemicals; this only contains a few simple ingredients and the price is right. enjoy.
May 17, 2013