Our herbal soaps are designed to be the most natural of soaps, using nature’s finest and most alluring ingredients. The blend between the two oils in our Lemongrass Cedarwood Herbal Soap provides a scent that exudes the very essence of what an Herbal Soap should look like but also smells like. It is very rustic, raw, yet sweet. It’s alluring aroma works well for both men and women alike.
Lemongrass Essential Oil; also known as Cymbopogon flexuosus or C. citratus is of the Poaceae family and is sourced from the leaves and grasses of a tropical grass called; you guessed it, Lemongrass. It has a surprising number of topical applications for its use. It has been used as an antiseptic, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and also known to help with other issues such as being an effective insecticide and relieving the affects of jock-itch. It blends well with a number of essential oils such as Marjoram, Tea Tree, Ginger, Cedarwood, and countless others.
Cedarwood Essential Oil; also known as Juniperus Virginian, is part of the Cupressaceae family. It is sourced from a slow-growing, tall, evergreen tree, with a reddish heartwood and brown cones. Cedarwood is native to North America, especially the mountainous regions east of the Rocky Mountains. It has been used as an antiseptic, to help mend the ailments of psoriasis. Because of its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, this essential oil blend is also believed to provide acne relief, help even skin tone with extended use, and help minimize the effects of eczema.
A mildly exfoliating and skin conditioning bar. Great for Normal skin types. Not for direct use on face. See directions below for more information.
To obtain the best results while showering - wet entire body with lukewarm water. Create a bit of suds from soap by using a washcloth sisal bag, loofah or other type bathing apparatus you may use. Set soap aside and away from the flow of water. Turn shower off and apply suds to your entire body. Be sure to take the time to massage the suds into your skin and be sure to apply to every part of body from neck down. Spend about 5 minutes doing this. When done, turn shower back on and rinse quickly with lukewarm water. Take care to only rinse away visible suds. There should be a light film in your body. This is the good stuff; the moisture from the oils and butters. When done, pat dry with a clean dry towel. Apply a lotion or body butter as needed to help seal in moisture.
To obtain the best results while showering - Wet face with lukewarm water. Wet soap in hands to create a bit of suds. Set Soap aside and away from the flow of water. Apply suds to entire face with hands in a circular upward-and-out motion. Massaging gently and making sure to avoid the eyes and nostrils. Continue this for about 2 minutes. Gather lukewarm water in hands and douse face to rinse away suds. There should be a light film on your face. This is what you want. This is the moisture from the oils and butters. Pat dry with a clean towel.
Because these bars are 100% handcrafted they may vary in color and shape. Be sure to check with your dermatologist or doctor before using these bars to make sure you are not allergic to any of the ingredients.
Keep in mind that for our Essential Oil Soaps, the scent is natural and will sometimes be softer than that of fragrance oils.
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Our 100% handcrafted products are formulated with natural and certified organic oils, butters, powders, herbs, clays, and teas. Some of these ingredients do include and are derived from natural nuts, kernels, seeds, and fruits. If you have any allergies, or suspect you have allergies, please read the product label before use.
We recommend consulting with your doctor and/or doing a patch test first to ensure there are no reactions to any of the ingredients listed. If irritation does occur, please discontinue use of the product.
We do not claim our products will cure or prevent any disease or medical issues. Please be sure to continue consulting with your health care provider regarding any questions surrounding health issues or concerns. We are not a substitute for a medically trained physician.
To make sure your soaps last as long as possible, make sure they are well ventilated and are completely dry in between use. Place your soap in a well drained soap dish or soap saver. 100% handcrafted natural Beauvivo soaps are a highly humectant formulation, so if you allow it to sit in or under water it will dissolve/melt. For more information on how to use and care for your Beauvivo Handcrafted soaps check out our article here.