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Dr. Bronner’s Rose Organic Bar Soap

October 16, 2008

A beautifully fragranced bar soap with organic olive oil, palm oil and rose essential oils.

  • Certified FairTrade ingredients
  • CCIC approved for animal rights
  • Suitable for vegans
  • Vegetable oil-based
  • Completely biodegradable
  • Contains no synthetic foamers, thickeners or preservatives

I am a big fan of bar soap and was not disappointed with this one.

Dr. Bronner’s rose bar soap smells beautiful. It has a very feminine, delicate scent and lasts for a while after it has been washed off. When I buy more of this soap, I’ll probably buy an extra one to put in my scarf drawer to make them all smell nice!

The soap produced a good amount of lather for a product that contains no sodium lauryl sulphate. It was rich and creamy but rinsed away easily leaving my hands feeling nice and soft. Dr. Bronner’s say:

“The high foaming lather of our soaps is from their high coconut oil content.”

Dr. Bronner’s bar soap is also available in the following scents: almond, citrus, eucalyptus, lavender, peppermint, unscented baby mild and tea tree. These scents are available as liquid soap.

This is a great good value for money product if you want a delicate and feminine smelling soap free from artificial fragrances and foamers. It lasts for a long time because it solidifies quickly after use.

Packaging

  • Wrapper: 10% hemp-flax and 90% post-consumer recycled paper from the Living Tree Paper Co.
  • Printed with soy ink

Summary

  • Pros: Smells great, produces a good amount of lather
  • Cons: None…

Ingredients

Saponfied Organic Coconut Oil*, Saponified Organic Palm Oil*, Saponified Organic Olive Oil*, Organic Glycerin, Water, Organic Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) Seed Oil, Organic Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Natural Rose Fragrance, Sodium Chloride, Citric Acid, Tocopherol (Vitamin E).* Certified Fair Trade by IMO

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