Unfortunately, this soap will be discontinued in 2019 (until further notice) due to a drastic price increase in Hemlock Spruce essential oil from my supplier. It saddens me, as this is a favorite for customers (and my husband.)
Homemade in small batches, this is cold process soap is as cool and refreshing as the windswept ranges of Montana. Well rounded with the crisp clean combination of peppermint, Hemlock spruce and Eucalyptus Radiata essential oils. Contains indigo powder and ultramarine for an ultra rustic speckled blue throughout. This soap is perfect year round. Cool and refreshing on a long hot summer evening, yet perfect to set the mood for a cool wintery morning. This is a new favorite in the house at the moment! My husband particularly loves this one for shaving, but I've made sure he keeps his paws off for others to have the opportunity to enjoy it as much as we have.
Many of my listed soap's contain different ingredients from one to the next, but that is what gives them their farmhouse charm by using whatever is on hand! If you are looking for a soap with a specific ingredient, let me know! I may have just what you're looking for in the works or on the curing rack! Keep in mind, it can take several weeks to cure (even more for some soaps!) I can ship about 6 soaps in my smallest shipping box option.
Details about this listing
Weight: approx. 3.5 oz bar of cold process soap
Dimensions: approx 3.5" x 2" x 1"
I have found this to be the a perfect and manageable handheld size!
List of ingredients since it's nice to know what you're getting into...(The shower with!)
Olive oil, water*, palm oil, coconut oil, sodium hydroxide, beeswax, peppermint essential oil, hemlock spruce essential oil, eucalyptus essential oil, dendritic salt, indigo powder, titanium dioxide, ultramarine blue pigment.
*Water will, or at least mostly evaporate out by the end of the curing process
**Keep in mind NO sodium hydroxide (lye) is present in the final product, but is necessary in the production of homemade soaps made from oils or animal fat. Because the labeling of clean, old fashioned soap is largely unregulated by the the U.S. FDA (as long as you're not making any claims as to it's healing or cosmetic properties etc) you may find others label their ingredients differently, using phrases such as "saponified oils of..." or the name for the end-product of the saponification process. For example:
Sodium Olivate (saponified form of olive oil)
All mean the same thing! A chemical reaction between lye and oils/fat has occurred! I prefer to label all the initial ingredients going in the soap batter. If you have any questions, let me know!
***Beeswax is from a local beekeeper. I was able to process the wax and separate the honey from the comb, but I would still call it an unrefined beeswax because there may be pollin or propolis still present in small amounts
Since it's my motherly duty, I would also like to add, please don't get soap in your eyes. It will burn no matter what!
Also, please know I care about my customers, and do my best to label but cannot make guarantees for those with known sensitivities or allergies to any of the ingredients in any of my soap collection since all are made on the same equipment in the same facilities (cleaned between uses) and share close quarters on a curing rack.