Editor’s Notes: Ideal for everyday use (even on the face as they don’t strip the skin), these jasmine soaps are pure luxury and long lasting. You’ll certainly feel the difference when using them, as your skin is left feeling soft and nourished.
“This jasmine soap is utterly delicious”- Plum Sykes, VOGUE
*Suitable for use on the face, hands and body.
Fragrance Heritage: Elevating Jasmine was considered the ancient ‘queen of flowers’. It is thought to have been introduced by the ancient Egyptians around 1000 BC. Varieties of these delicate flowers then found their way to ancient Greece and Rome.
Soap Story: Prescribed in ancient times for carrying away impurities from the body, it is thought that soap production dates back to around 2800 BC in ancient Babylon. The first known formula for soap written on a Babylonian clay tablet around 2200 BC. It was said that soap was first discovered by washer women who did laundry in the Tiber River at the base of Sapo Hill in Rome. The word ‘sapo’ (Latin for soap) was first recorded by Roman author Pliny circa AD 77–79.
Product Information: Made the old fashioned way, following traditional techniques from Marseille in France, Ancienne Ambiance Soaps are full of vitamins that luxuriously nourish and moisturise. Each soap bar cleanses the skin perfectly and even without the presence of SLS they lather beautifully. Enriched with Shea Butter, Ancienne Ambiance soap bars are created from a 100% natural vegetable oil base using coconut oil, which contains natural glycerine.
Ancienne Ambiance products are not tested on animals.