Traditional Men's Shaving Soap
This is a traditional men's shaving soap that requires a dish to put the soap into and a shaving brush to work the soap into a foam. It is about 7 cm in diameter and about 2.5 cm deep.
Ingredients: Tallow, Aloe barbadensis (Aloe) leaf juice, Hydrogenated Soybean Oil, potassium hydroxide*, Cocos nucifera (Coconut) oil, Ricinus communis (Castor) Seed oil, sodium hydroxide*, Yucca glauca (yucca) root, Citrus bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit oil, Pogostemom cablin (Patchouli) oil, Elettaria cardamomum (Cardamom) oil, Juniperus mexicana (Cedarwood) oil
*None remains in the final product.
In English, this means that we turn triple-washed tallow, aloe leaf juice, soy wax, coconut oil and castor seed oil, into soap using potassium hydroxide and sodium hydroxide. Yucca root powder and the essential oils of bergamot, patchouli, cardamom, and cedarwood were also added .
Pumpkins and Peanuts is proud to make soap that is not only natural, but also uses mostly local ingredients, which supports our farmers and our local economy. Our local ingredients can make beautiful, long lasting, gentle soap with a low carbon footprint! All our soaps are Made in Canada which means that less than 50% of the ingredients are imported. For environmental reasons, all of our soaps are palm free.