Water flows down the drain after washing and we don’t consider the long term consequences. Many products contain harsh or even toxic ingredients that cause great harm to our precious water eco-system.
Saponera offers an alternative to reduce our impact. No synthetic preservatives, no detergents, no foaming agents. The ingredients are made purely from plants that naturally biodegrade in nature, as they should.
Is natural soap
better for my skin?
For those with sensitive skin concerns, our product is free from drying or irritating synthetic ingredients, such as parabens, sulphates, petrochemicals and fragrances. Many find that switching to a more gentle, natural, plant based soap, helps to protect the skin’s natural barrier to keep it hydrated.
Our 100% natural and purely
from plant based ingredients
Shea butter is a fat extracted from the nut
of the African shea tree. It is usually ivory in color
when raw, with more processed versions being white
in color. It can be yellow when a root is added to it.
It is nourishing and moisturizing for skin. It is also used to remedy dry skin and to help protect the skin’s natural oils.
Coconut oil is an edible oil extracted from the kernel or meat of mature coconuts harvested from the coconut palm. Because of its high saturated fat content, it is slow to oxidize and, thus, resistant to rancidification, lasting up to six months at 24 °C without spoiling.
It has deep-cleansing properties that soothes the skin without the use of harmful chemicals.
Theobroma Cacao Seed Butter
Cacao butter, also called theobroma oil, is a pale-yellow, edible vegetable fat extracted from the cacao bean. Cacao butter has a Cacao flavor and aroma.
It is a natural moisturizer that intensely hydrates the skin to keep it moist and improves elasticity.
Cocoa Pod Ash
Cocoa ash is made from the left over cocoa pods after seed removal. Cocoa ash is processed to create an organic lye used in traditional soap-making in Africa.
A natural source of potassium hydroxide, used to saponify oils to turn it into a natural liquid soap.
Lemongrass essential oil
Lemongrass is a genus of Asian, African, Australian, and tropical island plants in the grass family. Some species are commonly cultivated as culinary and medicinal herbs because of their scent, resembling that of lemons.
It is a rejuvenating essential oil that balances the skin’s natural oils leaving it clearer and healthy.
Tea Tree Essential Oil
The essential oil of tea tree is extracted through steam distillation of twigs and leaves of tea tree, which has the botanical name Melaleuca alternifolia.
Tea tree oil is renowned for its antibacterial action, which makes it a helpful presence in products like tea tree oil soap to keep skin, hair and nails healthy.
Lavender Essential Oil
Lavender oil’s anti-inflammatory properties make it great for soothing and healing skin that’s irritated or reddend from the sun, insect bites, or bacteria. Lavender Essential oil is a potent source of antioxidants and other beneficial phytochemicals that fight free radical damage.
Lavendar essential oil offers great calming and soothing properties, serving as a sleep aid by helping you or your child fall asleep faster and enhances the quality of your sleep.