Dr Bronner’s Pure Castille Soap

Posted by Lipglossiping On December - 4 - 2009

I’m a big fan of Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, they’re multi-use and an absolute must have for travelling.  Fantastically, they’re Suphate-Free and you can use them for washing, laundry, dish washing, cleaning, shampooing and even toothbrushing!  Although I’m not too sure about that last one…

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My favourite use for this little bottle of rose-scented magic has to be cleaning my makeup brushes.  You just need the tiniest amount.  I’ve washed my brushes at least 3 times using the bottle above and it’s barely made any impact at all.

It leaves my brushes feeling soft, clean and conditioned, gets out all the crud and all that remains is a gentle rose-scent.  What more can I ask for?

More varieties?  Well… you can have: Peppermint (nice), Eucalyptus (bleh), Almond (yum), Rose (yay), Baby Mild (boring), Citrus (zesty!), Lavender (bleh) and Tea Tree (meh).   Please excuse the childish running commentary that accompanied the variety listing… sometimes I just can’t help myself.

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Oh yes, they don’t test on bunny rabbits either.

INGREDIENTS: Water, Saponified Organic Coconut, Organic Palm and Organic Olive Oils (w/Retained Glycerin), Organic Hemp Oil, Organic Jojoba Oil, Essential Oils, Citric Acid, Vitamin E

You like?

I purchase mine from EcoHamster ‘cos they offer free delivery and I like hamsters. £4.95 for 236ml.


10 Responses to “Dr Bronner’s Pure Castille Soap”

  1. ndoodles says:

    How do you wash your brushes? Do you mix the soap w/ water or something?

    That’s crazy that a soap can do all that washing. Although I don’t know if I’d want to use something that washes my dishes to also wash my hair…

  2. Tali says:

    OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOo healthy and not too pricey! me like!

  3. Sandie Mills says:

    This stuff sounds amazing, it’s been swiftly added to my wishlist. Thankyou greatly for the education x

  4. Get Lippie says:

    I love these, so happy I’m not the only one with nearly a full set! Like you, I don’t like the tea-tree or eucalyptus ones much either …

  5. Marie says:

    Yes, like ndoodles I’m really not sure how I’d feel about having my hair smell like my dishes – but it sounds like a wonder soap!

  6. nicole says:

    multi purpose products are always my favorite !

  7. Lizzie says:

    This stuff is lush! Great for eco home cleaning too – the pure castille one. I phoned the company up and they sent we some dinky little free sample bottles! Don’t know if the offer is still on, but worht a try 😉

  8. Redtiger21 says:

    Wow, that stuff sounds fab, I’d never heard of it before! Might have a lookie :)

  9. Cynthia says:

    I use Dr. Bronner’s liquid soap in the shower (peppermint) and also to shampoo my hair. It’s great! My husband uses their bar soap (baby mild) in the shower and loves it. And I love how it smells on him after he showers.

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