Mild soaps do not contain any harsh ingredients and are not irritating to the skin. Mild soaps can be bought in most food, drug, and health food stores. Use a soap that does not contain artificial fragrance.
Mild soaps usually contain ingredients that soothe and refresh your skin, such as:
Some people can become sensitive to the ingredients in mild soaps. Read the labels on products and look for the terms oil-free, hypoallergenic, and noncomedogenic.
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