Luxuriously handcrafted cold process soap
True Castile soap is made with 100% olive oil and is cured for a minimum of six months to a year. Olive oil does not create tons of bubbles but cures to a nice hard bar. The high olive oil content makes Castile a very mild soap that is suitable for sensitive and mature skin. Castile has its roots in the Middle East and is referred to as Nabulsi soap after the city of Nablus where it has been made for centuries. As a Palestinian Syrian, Castile soap has a special place in my heart, and I had to have it in my collection. I am making Castile soap in the traditional way with 100% olive oil but with a few twists through the addition of teas, plant milks and botanicals to enrich this amazing soap.