Elderberry Soap

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We drink this juice regularly during the cold season, because it seems to boost the immune system. But it’s worth drinking elderberry juice often because it contains a lot of  bioflavonoids which are known to be the most effective antioxidants for the prevention of human cell damage. I have never made it at home,  but I was curious to see the colour we can obtain from it in soap.  Elderberry Soap

Soap made of black elderberry juice, Brassica rapa ( Canola) oil, Vitis vinifera (Grapeseed) oil, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) oil, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil, Ricinus communis (Castor) oil, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Elaeis Guineensis (Palm) Oil, Prunus dulcis (Almond) Oil,  (Salvia sclarea ) clary sage Essential Oil, Geranium  (Pelargonium graveolens) Essential Oil , Lavender (Lavandula latifolia) Essential Oil.

15 Comments Add yours

  1. Marika says:

    Never tried elderberry either. Haven´t seen it in any shops in Finland.

  2. Cee says:

    That is such a gorgeous natural color you got from the juice! Love the details on the top too =)

  3. Gordana says:

    Never tried this berries either! I love the color which they provide, soap turned out really grate!

  4. julicu says:

    Natalia, cum se numesc in romana aceste fructe? nu am reusit sa ma edific din poze … Imi place foarte mult culoarea pe care ai obtinut-o! Un sapunel foarte frumos, ca de obicei 🙂

    1. mijnzeep1 says:

      Suc de soc se numea, desi eu stiam ca socul arata alb si nu mov inchis. Uite si aici http://ro.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soc_negru. Te am pupat!

  5. Geta says:

    N-am stiut ca exista si soc cu fructe negre. Partea maro ai obtinut-o cu acest suc? Ti-a iesit minunat sapunul si ce mult imi place cum l-ai fotografiat asa in zapada, foarte original. Pupici !

  6. Soap Bazar says:

    Foarte frumos sapunul tau, deosebit ca de obicei, intr-adevar florile socului sunt albe dar fructele sunt mov 🙂

  7. Jazz says:

    Tu es vraiment très productive, Natalia !
    Encore un joli savon très nature, qui va prendre froid si tu ne le rentres pas à la maison 🙂

  8. aliona says:

    Originala combinatia asta de culori violet …alb,si compozitia ingredientelor este interesanta.
    Esti,ca de obicei originala in alegerea culorilor si modul de prezentare,Imi place,Bravo.

  9. Jenny says:

    Lovely soaps, Natalia! I love the two-toned layers and the berries on top are a beautiful touch!

  10. Maja says:

    While I was a kid, I thought the elderberry was toxic. I suppose someone had told me so. Actually I’be never tried these berries, but I hope they can transfer some of their quality to soap. Is that colour brown? The soap looks so creamy and yummy with both warm colours!

  11. I’ll have to keep this in mind. I’ve been hoping to get some elderberry bushes myself.

  12. That color is from the juice? It’s gorgeous and gives a very natural color to the soap. =)

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