Skin Cleansers - An Overview On Soap
Soaps, as we know them,
were first used about 600 BC by the Phoenicians who combined goat fat, water,
and potassium carbonate ash to form a solid soap. More recently, in 1878,
Harley Procter developed a soap in collaboration with his cousin, James Gamble.
They produced a soap by whipping air into a soap solution. This resulted in
Ivory Soap, which is still used today.
Using cleansers to wash your face is very
important. Click here to find out about different products to clean your skin
Cleansers For Various Skin Types
Oily skin: The selection of
cleansers for oily skin should involve using products that rinse off well. Both
bar soaps and liquid cleansers have been formulated for this purpose.
Acne cleansers are generally used to remove
accumulated oil, make-up, sweat and dirt on the surface of your skin. In so
doing, these products generally make it easier for topical acne treatments to