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Virtues And Uses Of Marseille Soap

Appreciated both for its efficiency in household chores and for its many dermatological and ecological properties, the cube with multiple uses and virtues amply deserves its fame all over the world. Recommended by some dermatologists even for the most reactive skin, Marseille soap has not finished being "lathered" as it is full of benefits! Focus on the virtues of this famous cube for the skin and face while benefiting from the advice of our passionate soap artisans...

Why is Marseille soap good for the skin & face?

The skin of our face and our hands is undoubtedly one of the parts of the body most exposed to external aggressions: cold, heat, wind, rain, sun, pollution... it is constantly subjected to shocks. To use a famous quote that suggests all his faculties, Paul Valéry said “what is deepest in man is his skin. ". And it is certainly not us who are going to prove him wrong!

Beyond its vital function, this organ is a neurosensory carpet, it is the social organ par excellence, an organ that is of major importance in the quality of life of individuals and their social relations in general. The skin is our border, like any border, it is a place of exchange but also a protective barrier. She is a wonderful friend who means well to us. Faced with so much function and benevolence, we must preserve it and this begins with hygiene that respects its fragile balance. Too often abused by shower gels and soaps loaded with chemical agents, perfumes, additives, preservatives… our skin and our face naturally expect better treatment.

In this regard, discover the best alternative whose effectiveness is no longer to be proven:that of Marseille soap.

Marseille soap is a healthy and environmentally friendly product, very effective. It has been used for centuries, especially for hand, skin and face hygiene. Entirely made from natural products (100% vegetable oils, water, salt and soda), it contains no preservatives, colorings, animal fats or any product derived from petrochemicals. With a double cleansing and purifying action, Marseille soap helps to partially eliminate any pathogenic flora while protecting and softening the skin. Fragrance-free, hypoallergenic*, Savon de Marseille is suitable for all skin types, including the most sensitive.

* formulated to minimize the risk of allergies.

Characteristics of Marseille soap

  • Made only from 100% vegetable oils.
  • Contains at least 72% oil.
  • Manufacturing process known as the “Marseille process”: cooking is done in a cauldron.
  • Extra pure: it is guaranteed without perfume, without dyes, without adjuvants, without preservatives, without addition.

Properties of Marseille soap made by Rampal Latour

  • Does not dry out the skin: it is naturally rich in glycerin thanks to the patented Rampal Latour technique. It contains more glycerin than most moisturizers.
  • Hypoallergenic: 100% natural, without any additives, it is composed of water, salt, soda and vegetable oils exclusively
  • Extra gentle on the skin: the glycerin it naturally contains is moisturizing
  • Ecological: easily biodegradable, rinses easily
  • Economical: its longevity makes it the economical product par excellence
  • Made in Salon-de-Provence, in the Bouches-du-Rhône

Our advice to benefit from the benefits of Marseille soap for the skin

Hands, face, body… real Marseille soap Rampal Latour takes care of the whole body. It is natural, extra gentle on the skin and suitable for delicate skin. It is the extra pure soap, essential in the bathroom, used from generation to generation. To fully benefit from the virtues of real Marseille soap,follow the advice of our soap artisans:

To wash the skin:

Wet the skin with clear, cool water. Place Marseille soap on your hands and massage them to obtain a creamy foam. Apply the creamy foam to the skin, massaging gently. No need to rub because our Marseille soap is a trustworthy soap for its effectiveness. Eliminate the foam by rinsing with clear water. The skin is healthy and naturally clean.

To wash superficial wounds:

The green Marseille soap with olive oil gently cleanses small external wounds. Until the second half of the 20th century, surgeons used Marseille soap to wash and purify their hands before operating.

Wash your hands with Marseille soap. Wet the green Marseille soap with olive oil. Place green Marseille soap on your hands and gently cleanse your skin. Rinse immediately to prevent the skin from drying out. Dry yourself with a clean towel*, choosing a soft cotton or terry cloth.