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Essu Natural Soap

Ēssu means grandmother in the Kaska language of Eastern Yukon.
Regular price $18.00
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Crafted with Wild Yarrow and Pink Clay

At the heart of this soap is wild yarrow. It's known for its abundance within the Yukon. This plant has a beautiful, natural fragrant and contains anti-inflammatory properties helping to reduce skin irritations. The leaves of this plant contain Vitamins A & C and the pink clay added to the formulation is suitable for all skin types, especially those with sensitive skin. Pink clay is gentle and delicate, deeply cleansing your skin without stripping away natural oils. Essu Natural Soap gently cleanses and purifies your skin using the plants natural properties. 

Sustainably sourced coconut oil and shea butter take this natural soap to new heights of luxury. Renowned for its emollient attributes, shea butter locks in moisture and is suitable for all skin typesWhether you have dry or sensitive skin, this soap helps to nourish your skin. Shea butter contains Vitamins A & E which can soothe some skin conditions, including eczema, psoriasis, and dermatitis. It has also been shown to protect against UV damage.

The source of our shea butter is Baraka Shea Butter, a small Canadian/Ghanaian family-owned business. The women who make Baraka Shea Butter in Ghana do everything by hand, using age-old techniques passed down through generations. Baraka Shea Butter offers natural, unrefined and fair trade shea butter. Our pricing is reflective of this high-quality product.

Vegan & Palm Oil Free

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These soaps were crafted with plants our grandmothers once harvested in the Yukon following cultural teachings. We honour the knowledge, joy and humour brought by grandmothers. 


Olive Oil, Coconut Oil, Shea Butter, Canola Oil, Lye, Water, Yarrow Flowers, Pink Clay, and Essential Oils of Sweet Orange, Rose, Ylang Ylang