As a facial cleanser: Mix 1 tea spoon (tsp). of the powder with warm water until a paste is formed. Using your fingers and palms, cleanse your face with the paste and rinse off.
As a facial mask: Mix a paste as for cleanser, but leave the paste on your face for 15–20 minutes.
For dry skin: Add 1 tsp. of GOB Argan Oil or GOB Skincare Coconut Oil
For oily skin/clogged pores: Add 1 tsp. of GOB Skincare Jojoba Oil.
For sensitive skin: Add 1 tsp. of GOB Marula Oil. Use 2–3 times a week.
As facial mask: Use 2–3 times a week.
This amazing natural product, used by Somali women for centuries, cleanses and exfoliates the skin without drying it. The powder has a texture fine enough to have an exfoliating effect, but gentle enough to be used on sensitive skin. The leaves are not only antibacterial but also high in antioxidants a. It can completely replace soap-based facial cleansing products.