Blacksod Turf Soap
Heather & Moss Soap
We have blended the essence of the wild heather and Sphagnum moss, to create a delicate fragrance of the wild heather with the woody scent of the sphagnum moss. The combination of the natural oils and dried botanicals gives a sweet earthy scent. Each bar of soap has been dressed with a scattering of dried heather and moss, this offers you two options a silky smooth side or a gentle exfoliating side. Heather has traditionally been used for toning muscles and soothing rheumatic pain. Moss is well known for its antiseptic qualities, its one of the ingredients in surgical bandages.
Wild Gorse & Honey Soap
Our wild gorse and honey soap will instantly transport you to summer in Ireland, the sweet combination of sweet and woody scent of the blooming gorses is a distinctive scent of summer in rural Ireland. Our dual sided bars have a soft silky side with the dried gorse offering an exfoliating surface on the other side. The honey used in our bars of soap is local Nephin Beg Honey. Wild Gorse flowers were traditionally used as a treatment for scarlet fever and jaundice.
Woodbine & Dandelion Soap
The sweet scent of Woodbine blends beautiful with the earthy scent of Dandelion. This is a sweet scented moisturising soap. Woodbine was traditonally used for pain relief and also used as a tonic for the heart and skin. Dandelion is known for its duretic, blood cleansing and skin toning properties. The dried plants on one side of the soap offer a gentle exfoliator whilst the other side of the bar has a soft silky texture.
Nettle & Wild Mint Soap
Our nettle & wild mint soap is definitely the soap to use if you want an invigorating start to the day. This refreshing soap is guaranteed to gently wake you up, whither you use the soft silky side of the gentle exfoliating side of the bar.
Nettle has long been used as a blood purifier, nettles were traditionally used to remove the build up of Uric acid in the joints, the uric acid is said to contribute to arthritis. Mint is also used as a decongestant, which aids the sinus and respiratory system.
Our nettle's and wild Mint have been harvested from the untouched hills of Erris, where they have been gently cleansed by the refreshing Atlantic Ocean air.
Wild Rose & Clover Soap
Wild Rose & Clover is not only a beautifully scented soap it also has many medicinal uses. Wild Rose oil has antidepressant, antispetic, anti-inflamatory, skin toning and cleansing properties. Red clover was traditionally used to treat skin sores, burns and eczema. Red clover is also used to balance the hormones.
Our Wild Rose & Clover Soap is gently scented with the essential oils and wild botanicals to create a luxurious feminine scent.
Wild Atlantic Seaweed Soap
Enjoy the nourishment offered by the plants of the mighty Atlantic Ocean. Our plants are cleansed by 3000 miles of ocean and offer you the energy of our sea. This gently fragranced soap offers a moisturising and nourishing soap for the skin. The blend of seaweed plants offer a gentle exfoliation on one side, and the other side is soft and silky.
Our bars have a mix of seaweeds including Bladderwrack, Serrated Wrack and Duilisc. Bladderwrack is rich in nourishing oils, that are said to both feed the skin and the brain, bladderwrack is currently being studied as a possible treatment for dementia. Serrated wrack is also known for its rich oils that both detoxify and moisturise the skin, it is commonly used in seaweed baths. Duilisc is known for its high concentration of minerals and trace elements.