Mattifying charcoal soap bar

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A deep-cleansing and mattifying charcoal cleansing bar with a subtle licorice scent that offers a light exfoliation while soaking up excess oil.

How to use

When your skin feels like it needs a deep clean, use this clarifying charcoal facial soap. It’s gentle enough for your face, but you can use it all over your body. Simply lather in your hands and massage over wet skin before rinsing away for a bright, clean glow.

Smells like

The lightest hint of black licorice; clean and earthy charcoal.


Contains coconut oil.

How to store

Keep somewhere cool and dry before use and then pop on a soap dish between washes.


What's in it for you?

Ideal for combination or oily skin, our mildly exfoliating charcoal facial soap makes quick work of excess oil to leave your skin matte and super clean. We counteract charcoal's deep-cleansing action with soothing rosewood and sandalwood oils to reduce redness and keep your skin nicely balanced. The formula is rounded out with a cleansing liquorice decoction, giving this bar a subtle anise scent.

Customer Reviews

Based on 98 reviews
Smells like liquorice

It’s nice to use, but unfortunately it smells like liquorice to me, and I don’t like liquorice at all 🙈

Really really miss the old formula :(

Had been using the original coal face for around 4 years, was the only thing that kept my acne at bay (I’ve tried several medications and topical treatments through my gp and the old coal face was the only thing that worked), not only is this more expensive, it doesn’t last half as long, hurts the skin and eyes and my acne is worse than it ever has been. Don’t get the glitter and other unnecessary added ingredients, PLEASE bring back the old formula :(

doesnt lather or help my skin

i have quite oily skin and this hasnt helped. I find it difficult to lather and a daft shape, mine was cute like a triangular block which makes it difficult to use. Wouldn't buy again


I have an oily skin and I struggled to find a proper product to wash my face without leaving it too dry. Once I tried this coalface soap, I felt the difference between all these supermarket products and something made "artisanal". My face is really clean and all the excess oil has been removed without leaving my face dry or flaky.


Not sure what the old coalface was like but this one is brilliant. I have combination skin and this soap has worked for me. No more oily patches, no more dry areas and my breakouts have cleared. Another great product from lush.

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