Organic soap nut powder 250g
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Organic Soap Nut Powder - 250g

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Soap nuts are the only organic detergent that literally grow on trees! They produce a natural soap called saponin. This is the most natural way to get plastic-free laundry. 

Living Naturally Soapnut Powder is made from Organic Soap nuts and can be used as a laundry powder and also as a hair and skin cleanser as well!

Soap nuts have been used for thousands of years and are highly valued by the rural people of India for washing clothes and cleaning.

This diverse soap nut powder is highly-effective and gentle at the same time. It will leave your laundry fresh and clean, its mildness will keep colours bright, maintaining fabric structure of your clothes for longer periods. It can be used on all fabrics and at all temperatures. Great for all washing machines especially energy efficient machines & great for all allergy sufferers.

For use on hair and skin, it's perfect for cleansing and exfoliating to reveal healthier hair and skin.

  • Certified vegan
  • Biodegradable
  • 100% natural
  • No GMOs
  • No bleach
  • No synthetic dyes or fragrance
  • Hand made in London

How to use:

Laundry: Add 2 tablespoons of the soap nut powder into a sock and tie securely. Place sock in with laundry in the washing machine drum and wash as directed. After wash has finished, discard any unused soap nut powder from sock in compost/bin/green recycling.


Hair and skin careOrganic Soap nut powder can be used as a mild cleanser for skin and hair by mixing with water to form a paste. This paste can then be used to scrub your face/body/scalp to cleanse and exfoliate.

Mix equal amounts of soap nut powder and liquid to form a paste (yogurt like consistency). Massage paste into hair and scalp, thoroughly wash out and dry as normal. 

Suggested liquids

Normal hair/skin:
 Water / any floral water / coconut milk / aloe vera juice / apple cider vinegar / yogurt (vegan or otherwise) / and if desired a few drops of oil (eg. avocado, almond, hemp, coconut).

Oily hair/skin: 
Citrus floral water / apple cider vinegar / water with lemon / yogurt (vegan or otherwise). 

Dry hair/skin:
 Coconut milk / yogurt (vegan or otherwise) / aloe vera juice / and add a few drops of oil (eg. avocado, almond, hemp, coconut).

Ingredients: Pure 100% Organic Sapindus Mukorossi (soap nut) powder.


Living Naturally only source ingredients from ethical suppliers either in the UK or from Fairtrade suppliers or co-operatives abroad, where they support the communities they work with. They use natural, organic ingredients, all their products are certified vegan and use no palm oil.

They’re a certified B-Corp and are certified as climate neutral.

They also donate either 2% of revenue or 20% of profit (whichever is higher) to various charities including Animal Shelters & Wildlife Preservation, Community Support, Environmental education and Food Justice among others.

Plus for every £1 sold, we donate 1p to the Marine Conservation Society, so by buying this product, you are donating twice!

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