Organic Aleppo Soap - certified - 200 g
Seen as the ancestor of Marseille soap, Aleppo soap is a little gem from the Eastern world. It originated in Syria, precisely the city of Aleppo, and it is made from noble ingredients: cold pressed olive oil and bay laurel oil. It is obtained after cold saponification in traditional stone cauldrons, to ensure the authenticity of the end product.
Ingredients : Sodium olivate bio, sodium laurate, aqua, sodium hydroxide. 99.81% of the ingredients are of natural origin and 64.61% of the total ingredients are from organic farming. Ecological cosmetic certified by ECOCERT. 200 g bar soap - subject to change after the end of the drying process. Each bar of soap is unique and its shape may vary from another.
The benefits of authentic Aleppo soap
Chamarrel is an online store that aims to find out the best zero waste alternatives and organic options for you. In terms of cosmetics, we are happy to offer you the top quality authentic organic Aleppo soap. Its benefits are numerous, such as:
Following a certified traditional recipe
Nourishes the skin
Contributes to the protection of the skin
High quality product, faithful to the original recipe
Can be used on skin, hair, as a face-mask or as a substitute for shaving soap
Suits for the whole family and even sensitive skin
100% vegetable oil (olive and laurel)
Made in France according to the ancestral know-how of Aleppo
Product certified by EcoCert
Zero waste alternative to industrial soap
Learn more about Authentic Aleppo soap
Aleppo soap is one of the oldest soaps in the world, since it is over 3,000 years old. It is unalterable, its benefits remain even after several months or years which confirms its authenticity.
It is a cosmetic that was once used for everything: laundry, house cleaning, body wash, washing dishes, etc. Today, although its use remains purely cosmetic, it is still very beneficial. Moisturizing and antiseptic, it remains one of the best natural soaps when it comes to cleaning a superficial wound, as it effectively gets rid of bacteria and microbes. Many dermatologists also recommend to ease problems such as acne, dermatitis, psoriasis and even eczema.
The organic Aleppo soap is made out of 4 unique ingredients: olive oil, bay laurel oil, water and soda. No added petrochemical ingredients, vegan. No added color agents, the color of the soap is determined only by the oils it contains. Some soap makers make small changes to the original recipe to enrich their soap and obtain new benefits for the skin, for example Aleppo soap enriched with black cumin oil.
How to use Aleppo soap?
On the skin
It is suitable for all skin types, including the most sensitive. It also suits every age group, from infants to elderly.
Dry skin may feel better using a soap with a content of bay laurel oil between 5 and 10 % to start with. On the other hand, oily skin may aim to start with a soap enriched with 15 to 20 % bay laurel oil maximum.
Aleppo soap can help soothe irritated baby skin all the while contributing to cell renewal. The high content in olive oil helps moisturize, while the bay laurel oil helps heal and purify the skin.
Simply moisten the soap bar and rub it directly into the skin or if you prefer rub it onto a washcloth, a natural sponge, etc., and clean the face and body.
On the hair
Aleppo soap doubles as a natural shampoo bar. This soap is organic and therefore perfect for the whole family and every hair type. An application or two per week is be enough to rid your scalp of impurities. However, it is not recommended for oily hair.
Aleppo soap can be used as shaving soap, in the same way as it is used on the rest of your body.
It is also possible to use it as a face mask. Wash your face as usual, but do not rinse immediately ; leave the foam on for a few minutes to obtain a mask. Be sure to avoid the eye area. Leave on as long as desired and the rinse with lukewarm water.