What should my body soap do?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Body soap should cleanse your body by removing dirt and excess oil that can contribute to body odors. However, soap shouldn't remove so much oil that it dries your skin out. Some formulations even work to moisturize your skin.


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