Burdock Root is used for oily skin. Great for acne , blemishes and other skin issues such as canker sores, eczema, psoriasis, boils, and skin ulcers. This soap has Rosemary & Bergamot Essential Oils for that deep clean feeling. This soap should only be used directly on the problem areas. It also aids in dandruff and dry scalp, promotes healthy hair growth as well. (please deep condition if used on scalp) The smell is amazing and the results are awesome!