Marius Fabre - Marseilles Soap Flakes - 750g
Made according to a traditional family recipe, these 100% Marseille Soap Flakes are recommended for gently washing delicate items (baby clothes, fragile fabric such as wool, silk or lace, etc.)
Since 1900, Marius Fabre Marseille Soap (savon de Marseille) has been produced exclusively from rigorously selected vegetable oils. These Marseille Soap Flakes contains no artificial colouring, fragrance, preservatives, petroleum-based ingredient or animal fat.
Marius Fabre Savon de Marseille is cooked in a cauldron according to the Marseille tradition, which follows the production regulations introduced in 1688 by Louis XIV. This guarantees an extra pure soap, which contains no impurities.
Its purely vegetable-based formula, free of phosphates, does not pollute rivers and contributes to conserving the environment. Presented in a recyclable vintage cardboard box
How to use Marseille Soap Flakes:
For hand washing: dissolve 1 handful of flakes in two litres of hot water. Let it cool before using. Rinse well. For machine-washing: dissolve 50g of flakes in 1 litre of hot water. Pour into a bottle, and shake well. Use 200ml of this liquid soap per wash.
How to make Savon de Marseille Liquid Laundry Soap
1- Grate 50g of Savon de Marseille (Marseille Soap) in a bowl, and add to it 1 litre of boiling water.
2- Mix well until complete dissolution of the soap flakes (about 2-3mins)
3- Pour the mixture into a 2-litre bottle with a wide opening and let it cool. If you wish, you may now add 5 drops of lavender or lemon essential oil. The mixture will thicken to the consistency of a paste.
4- Shake well before each use.
5- Use a small glass (200ml) of liquid laundry soap per wash*.
Optional – If your water is hard, you may add 1 tbsp of powdered washing soda (carbonate sodium) per wash (for brighter whites, you can add up to 3 tbsp).
* This Savon de Marseille liquid laundry soap is suitable for front and top load washing machines, at any temperatures.
Genuine Savon de Marseille is 100% pure vegetable soap. It contains no colouring, no fragrance, no additives, and is biodegradable. With its pH of 9.5, Savon de Marseille does not irritate the skin, and is ideal for sensitive skin. It is a pure antibacterial soap containing no allergenic substance, and is gentle enough to wash delicate items like baby clothes. By using this liquid laundry soap, your laundry will be washed in a natural and efficient way, while protecting the environment. Highly recommended for all your clothes, fine linen, silk and woollen.