Indigenous White Clay Soap by Mwerre - Palm Free
Hand crafted by Aboriginal owned business Mwerre
Alyssum Alchemy is delighted to be stocking these superbly moisturising and softening Tyewleke, Indigenous White Clay Soaps. Palm free and hand-crafted using white kaolin clay, sometimes known as white ochre or pipe clay, these soaps are handcrafted in Victoria, Australia.
This beautiful, pure white soap combines Sunflower and Coconut oils with luxury Shea Butter and Apricot Kernal oils, making it suitable for sensitive skin.
Indigenous White Clay Soap is an artisan soap perfumed with soothing and calming 100% natural Lavender essential oil. Lavender oil is one of the best essential oils suitable for sensitive skin.
This soap has a medium bubbly lather, with a creamy feel and can be used as a gentle soap for babies over three months old.
White Ochre (Kaolin Clay) or sometimes called pipe clay has been in ceremony, to colour and paint, and improve and protect skin from damage and irritation. As a result, it has been used by our people for thousands of years.
The high content of minerals such as Aluminium, Quartz and Iron help protect and condition the skin, creates a healthy glow.
About the Brand
Mwerre - meaning Good or Beautiful in Arrernte language - is a soap manufacturer of beautiful, artisan soaps made from Indigenous ingredients including native botanicals and indigenous clays. Mwerre is an Aboriginal owned business run on the lands of the Dja Dja Wurrung people whose country includes the colonial goldfields of central Victoria. Elizabeth Liddle, Owner of Mwerre is an Arrernte person whose traditional country is located in Central Australia, she loves to name her soaps with Aboriginal language words to continue the use and improve awareness of Aboriginal languages.
Purified Water (Aqua), Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Prunus Armeniaca (Apricot) Kernel Oil, Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil, White (Kaolin) Clay, Lavandula angustifolia (Lavender) Flower Oil, Sodium Lactate & Sodium Gluconate (Sugar based).