Kūmarahou & Mānuka Hand and Body Wash
A Gentle, Healing Hand and Body Wash
The key ingredient to this hand & body wash, Pomaderris Kūmarahou, possesses a plant agent called Saponin. Saponin is a surfactant, meaning it can be developed into a natural soapy lather. Aotea infuse antibacterial Mānuka oil into the formulation, making for a super cleansing, 100% natural soap.
A very natural and soft soap, perfect for those who find most soaps too harsh. This soap is effective at removing dirt and killing bacteria on the skin, without breaking down the skin barrier or stripping it of its natural oils.
Pomaderris Kūmarahou, has a very high saponin content. Saponin is a surfactant, meaning it can be developed into a natural soapy lather. Kūmarahou was traditionally referred to as gum diggers soap, as the gum diggers of the 1800's would use kūmarahou and water to remove kauri gum or tree sap from their hands when they were working. This soap is beautifully soft, very healing and 100% natural.
Kumarahou-infused Water, Potassium Cocoate, Glycerin, Potassium Oleate, Potassium Castorate, HEC, Manuka Oil, Sage Oil.
Aotea products are proudly made by hand on Aotea (Great Barrier Island, NZ), with native ingredients sustainably sourced from the land.