One of the most popular cosmetic life hacks known to our grandmothers is tar soap: they say that you can wash your face and head with it. However, in reality, this tool can be very dangerous.
According to the therapist, endocrinologist, professor Katerina Krivtsova, the main criterion for choosing one or another care product is the presence of allergies. In the owner of allergy-prone skin, many things can cause a reaction, and vice versa.
However, in the case of tar soap, everything is more complicated: in the doctor’s practice, there were cases when people often used tar soap with toxic substances in the composition. This provoked the release of pink sweat – that is, intoxication.