No, a bar of soap is not only made to wash your hands…!
A bit of history…
Not a long time ago, people still used soap bars to wash themselves.
It’s only in 1927 that Schwarzkopf created the first shower gel. But because of houses’ configuration (few bathrooms), we had to wait till the end of WWII to see the apparition of showers.
Then, in the 1970’s, Tahiti shower gels arrived on the market and it was the start of the success of shower gels, body washes and liquid soaps!
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