101 - What is in our natural handmade soaps?
Australian Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Olive Oil is rich in antioxidants and Vitamin E, helps restore your skin complexion and has anti-ageing benefits.
Our handmade soaps are made with a minimum of 50% Australian Extra Virgin Olive Oil, we like it for its moisturising properties, mildness and nourishing properties, making it suitable even for sensitive skin.
Organic Raw Shea Butter
Our Shea Butter is organic & raw (unrefined) extracted from the nuts of the Shea-Karite tree, found in the tropics of Africa. We prefer it raw as it maintains the highest concentration of antioxidants!
It is a superb natural moisturiser, can reduce inflammation and soothes your skin preventing dryness. It is pretty much a super food for your skin, naturally rich in vitamins A, E & F.
And when it comes to our handmade soaps, we do not hold back with our Shea Butter, as it is a key ingredient for a nourishing bar!
Coconut Oil is naturally anti-bacterial and it is an excellent natural moisturiser! It is a medium to light oil, full of goodness for your skin.
Coconut oil this is the oil (along with castor oil), gives the soap bars the fun bubbles/ lather and furthermore adds hardness the soap bar.
Castor oil is obtained by pressing the seeds of the castor oil plant.
It penetrates deep into the skin, softens and hydrates it. The oil also helps promote the production of elastin and collagen helping delay the appearance of fine wrinkles and lines.
Due to it’s high concentration of ricinoleica acid, it is the ideal candidate for acne-prone skin – will also help reduce the appearance of scars by promoting the regeneration of healthy tissue around it.
Also castor oil contributes to thick and large bubbles which are always fun!
Hydrating, moisturising, full of vitamins, antioxidants, omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acids and minerals. It is very light and easily absorbed by the skin. Has been shown to reduce fine lines, hydrate and help repair damaged skin, such as scars and sunburns.
Rice Bran Oil
Rice bran oil is the oil extracted from the hard outer layer of brown rice and is rich in Vitamin E and anti-oxidants.
It is gentle and nourishing, and particularly suited to sensitive, dry and mature skin types. Known for its cell re-growth stimulation, anti-aging properties and skin healing.
- Activated Charcoal
- Pink Brazilian Clay
- Pink Dusk Clay
- Yellow Brazilian Clay
- French Green Clay