The green color of this soap comes from the Green Moringa plant. The Moringa tree has long been used for a variety of healing and health purposes. A powder from the leaves is added to shea butter and other ingredients. The astringent properties of the plant help to reduce swelling, dry out infections and wounds as well as kill germs. Making it an excellent soap for healing and acne. Moringa is packed with over 45 types of antioxidants and an alphabet soup of beneficial vitamins. It helps skin to reduce inflammation and retain flexibility a crucial step in fighting aging skin.