Dr. Bronner's Magic Soaps, Organic Hand & Body Shikakai Soap, Tea Tree, 12 fl oz (355 ml) (Discontinued Item)47 Reviews
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1.24 lbs (0.56 kg)
- Product Code: DBR-95003
- UPC Code: 018787950036
- Package Quantity: 12 fl oz (355 ml)
- Dimensions: 2.5 x 2.5 x 6.3 in, 1.05 lbs (0.48 kg)
- Certified Fair Trade
- Fair for Life
- USDA Organic
- No Detergents
- No Foaming Agents
- Over 150 Years & 5 Generations of Soap Excellence
- Certified Under the USDA National Organic Program
- 100% Biodegradable!
- Oregon Tilth Certified Organic
Organic shikakai comes from the seed pods of the small south asian tree acacia concinna, and has been used for over 1000 years in India as a gentle conditioning cleanser for both skin and hair. We extract the shikakai in organic sugar and grape juice which have excellent humectant (moisturizing) qualities, and combine with Dr. Bronner's castile soap base for rich emollient lather.
Did you know that organic sugar is one of the best things you can use on your skin? The reason is that it is a natural humectant. Whereas salt pulls water out of the skin, sugar puts it back in. So in addition to giving our soaps a wonderful caramel aroma and color, they also make sure that the skin of your face and body is hydrated and super-soft and smooth.
Organic Hair Care in 3 Easy Steps:
- Shampoo with your favorite Dr. Bronner's soap. True soaps clean hair well but can leave a tangly look & feel; however...
- Rinsing with our new Organic Shikakai Conditioning rinse results in spectacular look and feel! Just stir 1-2 capfuls of this rinse into a cup of water, close eyes and slowly pour while massaging into hair. Keep hand combing hair until hair feels entirely sleek (~30 seconds). Rinse out well. Repeat if necessary in extra hard water conditions or with longer hair.
- After drying lightly with a towel, massage in Dr. Bronner's new USDA Organic Leave-In Conditioning Creme for added silkiness and softness.
Caution: Keep out of eyes: wash out with water 15 min and consult a physician if irritation persists. Do not refill with Dr. Bronner's 18-in-1 Pure-Castile Liquid Soaps which can clog the dispenser and spurt soap. In this superb formula, the shikakai extracted in organic natural sugars also keeps the pump from clogging.
Not animal tested
Organic white grape juice, organic sucrose*, organic coconut oil*, potassium hydroxide**, organic olive oil*, organic tea tree oil, organic shikakai powder, organic fair deal hemp oil, organic jojoba oil, citric acid, tocopherol.
*Certified Fair Trade Ingredients
**None remains after saponifying oils into soap and glycerin.
iHerb Customer Reviews
Look, Dr. Bronner's is one of the very few truly organic soaps, but apart from that, this product is made from the finest ingredients, and, like all Dr. Bronner products, requires a slightly more sophisticated user sense of aesthetics. This soap does not irritate, lasts a very long time, has a wonderful but subtle smell, moisturizes hands well and cleans very well. It is the best soap I have experienced.
Love this soap, so gentle, so nice, and the smell is not too strong. Beware, it's very very watery but you need only one pump, and the mousse is awesome. My skin doesn't dry wit it at all. I received my Iherb order with no soucy as always with this great team !