Poison ivy, hives, bug bites, rashes, Oh my! This, customer request, soap was created to help with all of those and more. The moisturizing soap has zinc and green clay in addition to nourishing essential oils to really help reduce the itching. Our testers were delighted with how well this worked, especially on poison ivy.
Below you can find out more about the ingredients we chose.
Tallow has fatty acids that are very similar to those found in our skin. It is readily absorbed and is very soothing to inflamed skin.
Camphor essential oil is an excellent disinfectant, insecticide and germicide. It acts as a good anesthetic it causes numbness of the sensory nerves at the area of application.
Rosemary essential oil has anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties which are beneficial for treating chronic skin conditions.
Lavender essential oil is anti-fungal, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory a powerhouse combination for the skin.
Juniper berry essential oil is another antiseptic oil.
Patchouli essential oil stimulates new cell growth and helps with healing.
Zinc helps heal skin in many of the same ways dietary zinc does: It reduces inflammation, regulates immunity and may stimulate the production of new cells. It’s also an anti-microbial and can soothe and treat skin quickly.
Green clay is detoxifying, gently exfoliating, clarifying (it removes impurities), and healing.
INGREDIENTS: Grass-Fed Beef Tallow, Water, Sodium Hydroxide, Green Clay, Zinc, Camphor Essential Oil, Rosemary Essential Oil, Lavender Essential Oil, Juniper Berry Essential Oil, Patchouli Essential Oil