What are the benefits of Aleppo soap ?
Aleppo soap has many virtues recognized for centuries. Indeed with the help of its natural oils, it cleans the skin without aggression, nourishes through the properties of olive oil, purifies thanks to the oil of bay laurel and preserves the hydrolipic film of the skin.
It is therefore daily soap that the whole family can use at their convenience.
What uses of Aleppo soap ?
Aleppo soap can be used for the face, body, hair and even shaving foam for mister.
For the face and body, Aleppo soap will be your best ally especially if you have fragile skin (redness) or problem with acne, eczema or psoriasis.
To choose the Aleppo soap that suits you best, it is important to look at its composition and especially its percentage of bay laurel oil.
→ Between 5% and 15% : for dry and sensitive skin
→ Between 15% and 25%: for combination skin
→ Between 25% and 40% for oily skin.
Find, at the bottom of the page, our Aleppo soaps and choose the one that suits you best !
Concerning the hair, if you don't have especially oily hair, you don't need to wash your hair with it, it could damage your scalp. On the other hand, you can use it in the summer after the beach or when leaving the pool. Your hair will need more hydration than usual.
If your hair tends to grease quickly, you can use Aleppo soap as a shampoo maximum 2 times per week. Take your soap in your hands, lather and rub your scalp. Alternatively, you can also pass your soap cube directly on your roots, and rub with your hands once the foam is present. Aleppo soap is known to eliminate excess sebum.
It is important to note that Aleppo soap is suitable for all hair types: straight, curly, wavy, colored, curly and frizzy.
Finally, for you gentlemen, you can use Aleppo soap as shaving foam. To do this, rub the cube between your hands until you get foam, spread on your beard or area to be shaved and then start the work. Soft and nourishing, it will leave the skin soft.
How to know if it is a real soap of Aleppo ?
The real Aleppo soap is usually cubic in shape with a brown-beige and olive green color inside. Its composition is very simple and unique: olive oil, oil of bay laurel, water and natural soda... nothing more !