All the Eco-Friendly Local Soaps You Should Try Right Now
If you’re thinking of doing a bit of detoxing and trying out more natural options during bath time, you may want to go for handmade soaps. Fortunately, there are a lot of local brands that push for a more organic experience—they offer products that are sustainable and good for your skin, too! Here are a few to get you started:
Liquid Bath Soap (P1.50/gram) from Fresh Koala
With peppermint and eucalyptus as its base, Fresh Koala is your best perk-me-up shower companion for early mornings and full workdays. If you’re planning to get some from the Got Heart Laboratory, they sell it per gram and promote refills.
Oatmeal Soap (P81) from Be Organic Bath & Body
Aside from being a gentle exfoliant, oatmeal is great for relieving itching and irritation. If you have sensitive skin and are prone to rashes, this may be a good product to try. Plus it’s fragrance-free, too!
Tea Tree Soap (P100) from Echo Store
Tea tree has long been known to thoroughly cleanse and calm inflammation. This soap doesn’t only include that—it also has virgin coconut oil, olive oil, and rosemary extract that can leave your skin smooth and supple.
Lavender Loofah Soap (P150) from The Soap Farm
Scrub the dirt and grime off your skin with this cleansing, calming, and exfoliating bar in one: The combination of shredded loofah particles and lavender make for the best skin detox.
Sweet Orange Body Wash (P160) from Human Nature
Yosemite Soap Bar (P180) from Suds PH
This soap made out of jasmine and other natural ingredients smells so good, you're going to want some extra shower time. What’s more, this and other Suds PH products are locally handmade and cruelty-free, so you’re sure that it’s sustainable and environment-friendly.
Carbon Soap (P245) from Soak Artisan Shop
Having problematic back acne? This product is from activated charcoal that can help control oil production—perfect for those with pimple-prone skin.
Age Defying Soap (P250) from Lana
Diminish fine lines, wrinkles, and age spots caused by sun exposure with this moisturizing treat that features goat’s milk, bearberry extract, and glycolic acid.
This story originally appeared on Femalenetwork.com. Minor edits have been made by the Spot.ph editors.