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Good quality handcrafted soap properties

Good quality handcrafted soap properties

Good quality handcrafted soap properties

Good quality handcrafted soap offers a more personalized and wholesome bathing experience, with potential benefits for both your skin and the environment.

There are two totally different  soaps. Good quality handcrafted natural soap and synthetic soap- the mass-produced soap. Good quality handcrafted soap

The true soap – is created by mixing together oils such as olive oil, palm oil, coconut oil and castor oil. Or fats and lye. During the mixture a reaction takes place and is called saponification process. The result of this reaction – process is a combination of soap and glycerin.

Using olive oil for example will leave elements of olives. Using coconut oil will leave elements of coconut. Using castor oil will leave elements of castor and so on. Other natural ingredients can of course be added. Like donkey milk, for skin nourishment or oatmeal. Or coffee grounds for exfoliant properties. Good quality handcrafted soap

Nothing should be removed and there is no need to add synthetic chemicals. Good quality handcrafted natural soap is the true soap and it is just fine as it is.

On the other hand we have mass-produced detergent soap, let’s call it synthetic soaps. This is  robbed of its most valuable ingredient.

Glycerin, straight after the saponification process. A natural humectant, glycerin attracts moisture to your skin and is renowned as a soothing emollient.

Synthetic soap manufacturers separate the glycerin from the soap to sell or use it. In other more expensive products. Good quality handcrafted soap

They then often add cheap synthetic ingredients, detergents, foaming agents and chemical fragrances. To the glycerin-lacking soap to simulate the properties of what was removed.

Good Quality handcrafted natural soap properties what are they?

What are the best values for Hardness, Cleansing, Conditioning, Lather-Bubbly and Creamy?

Accord to best practices the properties of a good Quality handcrafted natural soap are the summary values of a good Quality handcrafted natural soap:

Hardness            29 to 54

Cleansing            12 to 22

Condition            44 to 69

Bubbly lather    14 to 46

Creamy lather   16 to 48

Iodine   41 to 70 (lower = harder bar)

INS         136 to 170 (higher = harder bar)

The number ranges are meant to be a relative indicator of the soap’s qualities. Good quality handcrafted soap

1.      Hardness.

Good quality soap must be hard for lasting long in shower conditions. A range of 29 to 54 is satisfactory for a good soap quality. Higher hardness – is harder.  A low Iodine value also contributes to hardness.

2.      Cleansing,

Cleansing is the soap’s ability to grab on to oils.

How good quality handcrafted natural soap cleans your skin actually?

The upper level of skin surface (epidermis) contains oil. And when dirt comes in touch with the skin it comes in contact with this oil. So, dirty skin is a skin with dirty oil on epidermis. Good quality handcrafted soap

When you wash your skin with soap and water, the dirty oil of epidermis is grabbed from the soap. When you rinse, the dirt oil is washed away.

A good soap must clean very well but not too much.

The range for Cleansing of a good soap would be 12 to 22. A good quality handcrafted natural soap with this range of cleansing cleans only the epidermis. If the soap cleans also the oil of deeper skin surface (too much) then the skin becomes dry.

Soap made with too much Lauric and/or Myristic Acid such as coconut and palm oil, can irritate the skin by washing away not only the top dirty layer of oils, but also the protective layer of surface oils on the skin.

Generally speaking, keeping the total of coconut and palm kernel in our recipe to no more than 30-35% we keep the cleansing in proper range. Good quality handcrafted soap

However, we compensate  the strong cleansing of coconut and palm oil by using olive oil (which has a high conditioning value) for superfating.

3.      Conditioning.

Conditioning is the soap’s Moisturizers – emollients content. A range of 44 to 69 is satisfactory for a good soap quality.

Moisturizers or emollients are complex mixtures of chemical agents. Such soaps, as specially designed to make the external layers of the skin (epidermis) softer and more pliable.

They increase the skin’s hydration (water content) by reducing evaporation.

Naturally occurring skin lipids and sterols. As well as artificial or natural oils. Humectants, emollients, lubricants, etc., may be part of the composition of commercial skin moisturizers. They usually are available as handmade natural soaps for cosmetic and therapeutic uses.

4.       Creamy and Bubbly lather

Creamy and bubbly Lather is the soap’s ability to lather up and get bubbly. A typical range of values would be 14 to 46. The higher Bubbly numbers will tend to produce a foamy, fluffy lather rather than a creamy lather with little or no bubbles.

Usually, increasing Bubbly will decrease Creamy and vice versa. The higher Creamy numbers will tend to produce a creamy lather with lesser amounts of bubbles or foam.

Soap made with oils that do not contain Lauric, Myristic or Ricinoleic acids will produce soap with just creamy lather. An example would be 100% olive oil soap.

5.      Iodine

As a general rule, the lower the number, the harder the bar and the less the conditioning qualities and vice versa.  A recipe with iodine values higher than 70 will tend to produce a somewhat soft bar of soap.

Definition: number of grams of iodine that will react with the double bonds in 100 grams of fats or oils.

6.      INS

 A measure of the physical qualities of the soap based on the SAP and iodine value.

This value was introduced by Dr. Robert S. McDaniel in his wonderful book “Essentially Soap”. The exact origin of the value is unclear but INS is derived from Iodine value and the SAP value; hence INS – “Iodine ’n SAP”  If the value is not in “Essentially Soap”, is estimated by subtracting the Iodine Value from the KOH SAP.  It is used to predict the physical characteristics of the soap bar – the ideal being 160.  Experience has proven a range of about 136 – 170 will generally be acceptable.

Why El Greco cosmetics handmade Natural donkey milk soap? Good quality handcrafted soap

Is all to ingredients.

It is our desire that you are informed what you’re getting when considering El Greco handmade Natural soap with donkey milk. Our products are made with natural organic ingredients so you don’t have to wonder about the integrity of the soap your body is absorbing.

This is important because what you apply to your skin invariably winds up in your blood!

Chemicals absorbed through the skin go straight to the blood-stream and are carried off to the rest of your body (liver).

They don’t get filtered and broken down in your stomach like your food does.

Did you know your skin is the largest organ of your body?

That makes it the main entrance for all kinds of things, harmful or not.

Therefore, you should know exactly what you are getting when it comes to skincare and why it matters so much!

The best way to be reassured when it comes to organic beauty products is to look for the natural organic ingredients on the label.

Even still, being organic is about more than just making sure the organic ingredients are truly organic.

Ingredients that remain must also meet strict criteria to ensure that they are not damaging our health or the environment.

We believe transparency is the only way for our customers to know they can put their confidence in El Greco handmade natural donkey milk soap.

Genuine organic products are clearly labelled so you can make an informed choice about the product you are buying.

Good quality handcrafted soap.

Good quality handcrafted soap properties

Our handmade natural soap with donkey milk yield a rich, creamy, moisturizing lather that is high in vitamins, antioxidants and bioavailable nutrients. That nourish your skin from the outside in.

The cream that is present in donkey milk in our handmade Natural soap with donkey milk helps boost the moisturizing quality of donkey milk soaps.

Handmade natural soap with donkey milk will not dry your skin out. Like much other soap.

This is important because keeping skin naturally moisturized helps keep skin healthy.

Cream present in our handmade natural soap with donkey milk is not just a moisturizer, soothing dry and damaged skin. But possesses an anti-inflammatory effect.

Donkey milk is effective for treating acne primarily. Because it has anti-bacterial properties that delay the growth of microbial organisms that spur the spread of acne. Also helps in treating other skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis.

Ass milk in our handmade natural soap with donkey milk has been used as a beauty treatment for thousands of years to hydrate skin, heal and soothe the skin and promote skin renewal.

This kind of milk in natural Donkey milk soap also delays visible signs of ageing like fine lines and appearance of wrinkles.

Our own experience. Good quality handcrafted soap

We at El Greco Cosmetics based on our own experience recommend our donkey milk soaps for all skin types.

Use El Greco Cosmetics Donkey milk soap on your face and body with water. Work into lather for effective cleansing and for an aroma-therapeutic benefit.

You can rest assured that all our products are made with 100% natural ingredients. Free from parabens, sulfates, petrochemicals and synthetic colorants and fragrances.

So not only they look good and smell beautiful, but more importantly good for you!

Putting together the benefits of donkey milk and vegetable oils we made the perfect soap bar for your skin body and hair with all anti-ageing skin benefits.

For a cosmetic to be a genuine organic natural product, at least 95% of its ingredients must be natural. In addition, these ingredients must be extracted using natural methods and subjected to minimum processing.

Organic Natural Donkey milk Cosmetics avoid the use of synthetic chemicals, artificial preservatives, irradiation, genetically modified organisms, and animal testing. Most of their ingredients are produced through organic agriculture.

We handcraft our Natural organic donkey milk soaps using the slow cold process method. Which means no external heat is used so the goodness of the natural ingredients are preserved for you as much as possible.

Great for all skin types. Good quality handcrafted soap

Great for all skin types, sensitive skin, dry skin, including people that have eczema or psoriasis.

They are Great for all skin types, sensitive skin, dry skin, including people that have eczema or psoriasis.

Each bar of our Natural Organic Donkey’s milk soap begins with Donkey milk as key ingredient.

A high percentage of nutrient rich organic extra virgin olive oil, for its well-known superior skin care properties. To which we add organic coconut oil for fluffy lather.

Sustainable organic palm oil to increase longevity. And organic castor oil for a dense creamy lather that conditions and moisturizes.

El Greco Cosmetics Natural Donkey milk soaps have a natural alluring aphrodisiac aroma. They get their colour and the aroma of the natural ingredients we add in. Such as lavender, oatmeal, curcuma, and honey. Other than that, they also reduce muscle stiffness, sprains & other physical aches.

We add the above mentioned natural ingredients to give the natural colours, the aroma and transfer the properties of these ingredients to the final products – the El Greco Cosmetics Natural Organic Donkey milk soaps

Improve skin elasticity, helping to reduce visibility of scars & stretch marks.

Leave your skin gently cleansed & lightly perfumed as you leave the bath.

Are used to reduce greasy skin, while soothing dry, sensitive & irritated skin.

Using El Greco Cosmetic’s Donkey milk soaps.

Get relaxed and tension free by using El Greco Cosmetic’s Donkey milk soaps.

Are you ready to use El Greco Cosmetic’s Organic Donkey milk soaps for your skin, hair and all your body?

The only thing you need to do to get started is to visit our website and buy some straight from our web shop.

Using Natural Organic Donkey milk soap is a convenient way to treat your skin to all of its miraculous benefits.

Donkey milk soaps are handcrafted using fresh milk from the donkeys of our farm.

How can you use Donkey’s milk soap? … Lather soap onto hands or a washcloth and apply to your face and body.

For centuries the wonderful properties of natural organic donkey milk soap have been known, praised, experienced and enjoyed. Isn’t it about time you started enjoying these benefits too?

The best way to find out is to put it to the test! Purchase some bars of our handmade natural organic oatmeal donkey milk soaps.

Or Curcuma Natural organic donkey milk soaps.

else lavender Natural organic donkey milk soaps.

And Honey Natural organic donkey milk soaps.

Pure natural organic Donkey milk soaps. Which are all with coconut oil, olive oil, palm oil and castor oil, from our e-shop of our website and give them a try.

I can assure you, the experience will be well worth it. you will get all organic donkey milk soap with castor oil benefits.

We are sending our handmade natural donkey milk soaps free of post charge worldwide if your purchase is €50 or more.

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