Honey Summer Soap
Everything I love about summer, in a soap - with bug-repelling essential oils!
This soap has very light scrubby qualities due to the addition of calendula petals and crushed lavender buds.
Soap base: saponified dandelion-infused olive oil, coconut oil, sunflower oil
Jojoba oil - known as a deep moisturizer that protects the skin from damage; controls oily skin; treats acne; antibacterial properties control bacterial growth; packed with vitamins A & E; heals cracked and dry skin; relieves itchiness of eczema and psoriasis
Tamanu oil - this oil is rich in fatty acids and is known for its ability to soothe and treat acne, scars, stretch marks, scabies, burns, athlete’s foot, chapped lips… the list goes on. Tamanu is a flowering tree that blooms twice a year and produces a fruit similar to apples. The oil is extracted from the seed. This lovely oil is highly antibacterial, antimicrobial, anti fungal, and antioxidant.
Shea butter - known to moisturize and nourish the skin; reduces inflammation ;smoothes the skin
Goat milk - known to alleviate dry or sensitive skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis; contains alpha hydroxy acids which can help remove dead cells from the skin; its high fat content helps hydrate the skin and contains vitamins A and B2
local honey - prevents growth of bacteria; smoothes the skin; protects skin from sun damage; adds to lather of the soap
Therapeutic grade lemongrass essential oil- known as an antidepressant; has antimicrobial, antiseptic and astringent properties; used as a deodorant, fungicide, and insecticide; relieves muscle pain and reduces body aches
Therapeutic grade cedarwood essential oil- known to prevent wounds from infection; has anti-inflammatory effects on arthritis; natural insecticide and fungicide
Therapeutic grade lavender essential oil - known to reduce anxiety and emotional stress; heals burns and wounds; improves sleep; restores skin complexion and reduces acne; slows aging with powerful antioxidants; improves eczema and psoriasis; alleviates headaches
Therapeutic lemon eucalyptus essential oil - known to prevent mosquito and deer tick bites and may help with treating muscle spasms, toenail fungus and joint painOrganic honey - prevents growth of bacteria; smoothes the skin; protects skin from sun damage; adds to lather of the soap
dried calendula - known to moisturize dry, split and chapped skin; soothes pain and reduces inflammation
Lemon peel powder
Sodium lactate - antimicrobial action helps preserve the soap; makes oils more moisturizing; increases the life of the bar in water