Suitable for all skin types, Masarang Rainforest Soap, is made from Illipe Butter (Tengkawang fat), this ancient and little known magical ingredient comes from the deep depths of the Bornean jungle. For centuries it has been used as a healing cosmetic. Now in soap format, mixed with other nourishing ingredients, this rich and strong aromatic soap with warming essential oils is packed with moisturising properties that will leave your skin feeling rejuvenated and silky soft.
We Love It Because
Unlike most other butters, Illipe butter has a high concentration of stearic en oleic acid, which are important for treating skin conditions, making Illipe butter quiet unique.
It softens the skin, prevents drying of the skin and reduces degeneration of skin cells, thus restoring skin flexibility.
It acts as a mild stimulate improving circulation and is a powerful decongestant.
Can help to tackle skin diseases such as bacterial and fungal infections.
Is suitable for Vegans & Vegetarians.
The Tengkawang nuts from which Illipe butter is derived are wild harvested from the forests of Borneo, in a sustainable manner and ethically in association with the local Dayak tribes.
A long lasting and hardy soap with mild anti-inflammatory properties.
We've Made It Like This
Coconut Oil, Water, Olive Oil, Illipe Butter, Sunflower Oil, Caustic Soda, Castor Oil & Essential Camphor Oil.
Illipe Butter reinforces the skins lilidic barrier and helps maintain skin moisture.
Coconut oil can improve the moisture and lipid content of the skin and protect against the sun.
Camphor oil is naturally stimulating with many other health benefits such as antispasmodic, antiseptic, decongestant, anaesthetic, anti-inflammatory and disinfectant.
You Should Use It Like This
For best use apply to wet skin.
Avoid contact with eyes.
Do not ingest and stop using if there appears to be any signs of skin irritability.
This soap will be at its best if used within two years.
How Your Purchase Helps
By purchasing this product you are helping to protect the endangered Shorea Stenoptera tree, which only grows in the forests of Borneo. Your purchase contributes directly to the livelihood and welfare of the Dayak tribes who depend deeply on these virgin rain forests, which are disappearing at a unprecedented rate. Purchasing our products allow Dayak tribes to make a living off the products they collect and sell from their forests, therefore allowing them to keep living there and keep protecting their forests. We are extremely transparent about our manufacturing and production processes so if you would like to find out more please take a look at our video.