A natural handmade soap company, based in the heart of rural Wiltshire (UK), where absolutely everything is handmade and only the finest ingredients are used to create our luxury natural handmade soaps and body products. Free from synthetic detergents and animal fats they are perfect for vegetarians and vegans.
Gentle olive handmade soaps wash away the day’s dirt, while our dead sea salt scrubs and sugar body polish gently buff away your dry skin. Dead sea salt soaks and luxury bath oils to relax away the days tensions and creamy cocoa butter bath hearts and body souffles, packed with essential oils and emollients, to add a luxury layer of moisture.
All products are scented with pure natural aromatherapy grade essential oils, and organic oils and botanicals are used wherever possible.
For colour we use only natural colorants such as alkanet root, spinach powder, annatto seeds, natural clays, herbs and madder root as well as the wonderful colours which are naturally imparted by essential oils.
At ‘jislac’ we think this is a shame. If we call something ‘Olive soap’ that’s exactly what it will be. In the case of our Castile Soap 100% Olive Oil, just as it should be. The rest of our soaps will contain lashings (at least 50%) of Olive Oil.
We believe in making all our products by hand,
blending our own fragrances and printing our
And the botanicals? Well most of those are
grown in our own or a friends garden. Without
pesticides – naturally.Have you noticed how toiletries, bath, and
body products contain ingredients listings running from 20 to 30 items?
The longer the ingredients list the harder it is to decide whether a product is something we would be willing to use on our skin, if only we knew what each ingredient represented and it’s purpose.
This is why we keep it simple. Simple bath and body products can work just as effectively to cleanse and pamper your skin, and when quality ingredients are used in abundance more luxurious.Our philosophy?
To use oodles of the best quality ingredients but to keep it simple but effective. No man made surfactants, no animal fats, no artifical colorants, fragrances or preservatives.
Treat your skin – your Body’s largest organ – with respect.
So how do we make our soap?
While embracing newer techniques such as water discounting our manufacturing process still follows the traditional “Cold Process” method which retains the soaps natural glycerine, a most desirable by product of the saponification process. It remains in our soap as a natural humecant for your skin.** Most commercial soap manufacturers remove glycerine from their soaps as a result of the industrial process.
are certified by a Chartered Chemist.