Coldpress soap launched – Black Affair

Our ever popular Cold Process Soap design named by many- Black Affair is here! It is made up of Activated Charcoal, Sweet Almond Oil and Coconut Oil.

Cold process soap - Black Affair

It was created as our first pioneer batches because Activated Charcoal soap was the first soap given to our founder by her sister in law. She loves it not only because aesthetically it looks beautiful, but the ingredient Activated Charcoal was an incredibly deep cleansing gentle soap that clarify and detoxify the skin without dehydrating it.

Other than Activated Charcoal, we have other few ingredients that was specially blended together to further enhance our skin. Let us bring you through the ingredient journey…

Ingredient: Activated Charcoal

What is Activated Charcoal?

Activated charcoal simply means common charcoal that has been heated in a way that it develops a lot of small spaces or ‘pores’ in it that trap chemicals. It is produced by small particles of carbonaceous substances such as saw dust & coconut shells heated to very high temperatures, which forms charcoal.

To ‘activate’ the charcoal, steam or very hot air is used to erode the internal surfaces thereby increasing its absorptive surface area. This absorptive surface area is the one which draws out harmful substances, toxins and impurities from deep within the skin.

How does it benefit our skin?

Treat Acne – It works wonders in fighting off acne-causing germs, sucking out impurities, reducing inflammation and keeping your pores clean.

Gets Rid of Acne Scars & Blemishes – It can be used to gently face away acne scars and blemishes. It’s slightly abrasive texture helps slough off the dead skin on top of the acne scars, revealing new skin beneath.

Sucks out Impurities from the Skin – It is known to be very absorbent. It works by pulling out impurities and heavy metals from the skin.

Whitens Dark Underarms – It is a popular remedy for whitening dark underarms. It exfoliates the area, sucks out impurities, lifts the dark dead skin cells and even neutralizes underarm odor!

Gently Exfoliates Skin – With its slightly gritty texture, activated charcoal is good for skin exfoliation. Its impurity-sucking properties make it an even better exfoliator!

Ingredient: Sweet Almond Oil

What is Sweet Almond Oil?

Nearly half of a dried almond’s weight is oil. Ripe almonds are pressed to extract the oil with minimal heat. This unrefined almond oil protects the nutrients and the flavor of the oil. While refined almond oil is more heat-tolerant, it may lack the nutritional value of unrefined varieties. Almond oil, which is also called sweet almond oil. They’re full of healthy fats, fiber, phytochemicals, vitamins, and minerals.

How does it benefit our skin?

Promotes Flawless Skin – Almond oil is mild and has hypoallergenic properties which makes it great for sensitive skin too.It is so good for skin is because it is rich in Vitamin E which is a very effective anti-oxidant.

Deep Cleanses Skin & Prevents Acne – One of the best characteristics of sweet almond oil is that it is very light textually. This makes it easy for the body to absorb it as well as for the oil to penetrate skin deeply and get rid of accumulated debris. This in turn prevents the formation of acne and is rich in Vitamin A which is known to reduce acne flare-ups.

Reduces Signs of Ageing – Ageing is natural but premature ageing isn’t. With the aid of sweet almond oil you can reverse the effects of skin ageing caused by exposure to factors like the sun, smoke as well as from dehydration.

Ingredient: Coconut Oil

What is Coconut Oil?

Coconut oil by nature is a refined product, because oil does not grow on a tree. The oil is extracted from the kernel or meat of mature coconuts harvested from the coconut palm.  It is made up of saturated fats with a high amount of medium chain fatty acids, with a good percentage of the fatty acid being lauric acid and contains vitamin E, which is known to protect the skin from free radical damage

How does it benefit our skin?

Condition and Soothes Skin – It absorbs quickly, which leaves silky smooth skin.

Cleanses and Tones Skin – Coconut oil cleanses and moisturizes all in one.

Other than the many benefits, it smells therapeutic and calming because of Rose Geranium and Lavender essential oil added to it. It is definitely one of must have cold process soap you need in your bathroom. It can be purchased here.

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