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  • Devotion Olive Oil Soap – Uplifting (100g)



    These handcrafted Olive Oil Moisturizing Bars are prepared according to the ancient “Cold Process” method ensuring a high quality natural product, gentle and nourishing to the face and body. The natural glycerine that attracts moisture in the skin is retained, producing a product gentle to the touch.

    The soap then needs to cure slowly for more than two months, to ensure a natural hard bar that would outlast a normal commercial bar of soap. This ensures a gentle, nourishing natural product which creates a soothing and soft sensation on the skin.

    Extra Virgin Olive Oil contains a variety of valuable properties, such as antioxidants and vitamins A, B, E and K. The Vitamin E in Olive Oil is a powerful antioxidant that eradicates free radicals and helps to decelerate the signs of ageing. It is believed that Olive Oil is possibly the only organic source of Squalene and Squalane, both highly valued for their ability to rejuvenate dry skin and are common in anti-aging wrinkle creams. Olive Oil is rich in vitamins, minerals and proteins and gives a rich, creamy soap, which softens the skin.

    One primary difference between commercially prepared soap and handcrafted soap is the glycerine content. Glycerine is an expensive and useful product. Commercial soap manufacturers remove the glycerine through a process called “salting out”. They then sell the glycerine to lotion manufacturers.

    The lack of glycerine in most commercial soap bars often cause dry skin, making the use of body lotions necessary. Consumers are prepared to pay more for a body lotion than a normal bar of soap. Glycerine is also highly “hydroscopic” which means that it absorbs water from the air. For example, if you left a bottle of pure glycerine exposed to air in your kitchen, it would take moisture from the air and eventually, it would become 80% glycerine and 20% water.

    We create handcrafted bars of soap that are chock full (up to 15%) of natural glycerine. We do not remove any of the glycerine. Glycerine is a humectant that attracts and holds moisture in the skin. After using our handcrafted soap for a while, most people find that lotions are no longer needed.
    So although our handcrafted soaps are a bit more expensive than commercially-bought soaps, the cost tends to be the same when you add other body moisturizers.

    To complement these unique fragrances, the soaps are colour coded, using colour therapy as guidance, to match the specific “mood” of each fragrance:

    Yellow is sunny and vibrant, to match the fresh citrus aroma

    The final touch, to an already wonderful product, is just a tad of dried olive leaves for an interesting texture. We pride ourselves in producing a simple product to enrich your life. Dedicated craftsmen, in the pursuit of perfection, handcrafted each bar to create an extraordinary product, of brilliant quality, known for its wonderful moisturizing properties… just for you.

    Our Moisturizing Bars is also 100% biodegradable and environmentally friendly.
    Individual bars may vary slightly as each bar is made, cut and packaged by hand.

    Devotion Olive Oil Soap contains:

    • NO Artificial dyes or Synthetic Fragrances.
    • NO Artificial Colourings
    • NO Animal or nut products
    • NO Preservatives
    • NO Nut products
    • 100% biodegradable

    Unit price excl VAT: R19.13
    Unit price incl VAT: R22.00
    Units per case: 12