Skin care is every bit as delicate as the flesh it is administered on, and such skin care includes the exfoliants. According to David Fisher’s contribution to About.com:
Going the au naturelle route when it comes to your personal hygiene may work to your advantage in the long run. An article by Abraar Bashir, which appeared on Articlebase, detailed a number of benefits that are available to those who use natural handmade soap bars. He also took note of certain commercial brands that may not be as beneficial for the skin.