Bog Myrtle (Myrica gale) is a plant that is native to the peat bogs of North West Europe and the Northern United States. It has traditionally been used as an ingredient in brewing beer and, in Scotland, as a repellent to ward of the infamous highland midge.
As a traditional medicine Bog Myrtle has been used to treat wounds, acne and, taken internally, for gastric problems.
This soap has been made with Bog Myrtle that has been sustainably foraged on the island of Skye.
For more information on Bog Myrtle check out the article here.
The olive oil has been infused with Bog Myrtle. I have also added steam extracted Bog Myrtle essential oil to add extra goodness.
Bars are hand cut so may vary slightly in size. Each bar weighs, on average, around 125gm.
Ingredients: Sodium Olivate, Sodium Cocoate, Sodium Shea Butterate, Aqua, Glycerin, Myrica Gale Flower/Fruit/Leaf/Twig Extract, Myrica Gale Essential Oil, Spirulina Platensis Powder
Price Per Bar – £4.50
Postage and Packing is at a fixed rate of £3.50 for your entire order and is applied at the checkout. So it makes sense to order several bars at a time.
On orders over £25 P&P is free.