Melrose Organic Castile Soaps are pure and simple. They can be used as an everyday body wash, as a gentle cleanser for hands or even for cleaning laundry. Castile Soap is especially great for dry, itchy, irritated or sensitive skin; it also works well on oily skin and acne by helping balance oil production and preventing the clogging of pores.
Organic, biodegradable, no synthetic detergents, no animal testing, no animal products, no preservatives, paraben free.
Ingredients in organic castile soap: Purified Water, Organic Elaeis Guineensis (Palm) Oil, Organic Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Oil, Potassium hydroxide, Organic Olea Europaea (Olive) Oil, Organic Linum Usitatissimum (Flaxseed) Oil, Organic Glycerine
Recipe links provided to give you a place to start with ideas for how to use castile soap. I'm sure there are many great recipes out there.
Can be used as a body wash, hand wash (can be used with a foamer bottle to make your own foaming hand wash or shampoo), shampoo, foaming hand wash can double as face wash, shaving soap, baby wipes (either disposable or reusable), all purpose cleaner, mopping (mix 2T with hot water to 4L hot water), dish washing liquid (for handwashing use instead of commercial dishwashing liquid), glass cleaner, dog shampoo (use in place of commercial dog shampoo), plant bug spray ( mix 1T with 1L water or for ants use 1/4 cup castile with 1L of water, but not for spraying onto plants). All of these ideas came from this post from Wellness Mama. I should have all of the ingredients you need in the DIY category.