*Olea Europea (Olive) Fruit Oil
*Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary): Infused in Olea Europea (Olive) Fruit Oil
*Pogostemon Cablin (Patchouli) essential oil (Indonesia)
*Handcrafted colourant from Rosmarinus Officinalis
Patchouli – Patchouli has a strong, sweet base-scent. It is grounding, balancing, calming. Strengthens and stimulates the psyche. Supports the nerve system It falls into the musky-earthy category. Balances the first chakra [root chakra], the second chakra [sacral chakra], the sixth chakra [third eye]. See also here.
Rosemary – Rosemary smells woody, herbal, refreshes and uplifts the psyche. It stimulates the third chakra / solar plexus; balances the fifth chakra – throat chakra. Rosemary oil is an absolutely fundamental essential oil with a warming and deeply penetrating pleasant scent that has a beneficial effect on the central nervous system. Rosemary is invigorating and activating. The herb rosemary contains potent antioxidants, rosemary leaf extract protects the skin and prevents signs of premature ageing. Rosmarinic acid (the main component in rosemary leaf extract) is powerfully calming for skin conditions like eczema and acne. The Cretan Garden soaps contain infused rosemary herbs, pulverized rosemary leaves, and rosemary powder from dried leaves as a natural colourant. In general, the soap might be interesting for anyone with acne, eczema or searching for anti-ageing skincare. It’s safe for daily use. See also here.
Olive oil – Olive oil is rich in vitamins A, D, E, and K, which are used to improve overall skin health. The oily smell of the olive oil has disappeared during the infusing with dried rosemary leaves and the processing of the soap. What remains are the natural smells of the infused rosemary, the natural rosemary leaves colourants and patchouli essential oil. After washing off the soap, a very thin protective and nourishing layer of the with herbs enriched olive oil covers the skin.
The soap foams moderately. Keep the soap after washing on a dry place.