*ALL BASE SOAP INGREDIENTS CONTAIN: ORGANIC OLIVE OIL, ORGANIC SUSTAINABLE PALM OIL, ORGANIC COCONUT OIL, WATER, AND LYE.* Real soap is the result of a natural chemical process called saponification, in which an acid (the oils and butters) and a base or alkaline (sodium hydroxide- AKA lye) dissolved in a liquid, are brought together to form soap. (No lye is remaining after the saponification process.)*
If you tend to spend a lot of time outdoors in the smoke, dust and pollution, you might notice dirt settling over your pores, making them more noticeable and enlarged in appearance. Activated Charcoal soap has many beneficial properties. It not only extracts the dirt and grime, but also treats clogged pores and reduces their size. By drawing away the impurities and removing dead skin cells, it’s able to help control facial oil and treat acne. As a bonus, activated charcoal helps the quality of the skin by making it firmer and tighter.
Geranium essential oil is nontoxic, nonirritant and generally non-sensitizing — and the therapeutic properties of include being an antidepressant, an antiseptic and wound-healing. Geranium oil may also be one of the best oils for such diverse dermatological problems as oily or congested skin, eczema, and dermatitis.
Ylang ylang essential oil helps relax the body and soul. This oil can help to regulate the production of sebum, an oily substance secreted by the sebaceous glands, to protect your hair and skin from drying out. It also has antimicrobial properties that can help reduce skin irritation and redness.
October Soap handcrafts our organic soaps using the slow cold process method, which means no external heat is used so the natural ingredients are preserved for you as much as possible. Each bar begins with organic extra virgin olive oil, organic coconut oil, and sustainable organic palm oil. Our soap bars only use fragrant organic spices/herbs, purifying earth clays, activated charcoal, and pure essential oils for their exceptional skin care benefits.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.