This refreshing bar will delight the black licorice lover in your life! Anise Star Soap is also known as a Fisherman’s soap, for anise has the ability to neutralize the strongest fish odors. Hunters and Campers often use a licorice/anise soap to mask their human scent in the woods. It also makes a great kitchen soap to help eliminate the scent of garlic or onions from the hands. The natural color activated charcoal may stain your washloth - just put it aside, lather up and enjoy your soap!