The Nablus Soap Company
The most important soap maker in Nablus is the Nablus Soap Company. It was founded in 1971 by Mojtaba Tbeleh Adnan, a descendant from a 400 year tradition of soap makers. All the soaps of the Nablus Soap Company are 100% natural and made by hand.
The family has been well known for hundreds of years in the sector. That reputation goes so far that the man who cuts the soap into blocks is called ‘Tubeili’, a clear reference to the family.
100% Natural Ingredients
Characteristics Nablus Soap
- 100% natural soaps
- 100% biodegradable
- Do not harm the environment
- Healing and nourishing effect
- Respects the natural balance of the skin
- Support the self-healing ability of the skin
- Do not contain coloring additives
- Do not contain flavoring additives
- Do not contain synthetic ingredients
- Do not contain preservatives
- Do not contain foaming agents
Healing and nourishing effect
The ingredients are being processed by a method that aims to preserve a healing and nourishing effect. It is proven that people with varying skin problems experienced an improvement of the skin after using the soap for a while.
Nablus Soap consists of 100% natural ingredients
- 62-80% olive oil first pressed
- Natural ingredients
- Dead Sea minerals
- Herbs with healing and nourishing effect
- Essential oils
- Coconut oil for a soft and natural foam
The truly vintage making of soap from the Holy Land’s olive oil was the majestic tradition in Nablus city. During the British Mandate, the British Government made an analysis for the soap in London Institution in 1934, to found that all the ingredients are totally Natural and Chemicals free.
Today there are still a few soap makers active in Nablus, with the most prominent of them being the Nablus Soap Company, whose in 1971 Mojtaba Tbeleh had found, a descendant from a 400 years tradition of soap makers. The family has been well known for hundreds of years in this sector.
Their soap has built its own distinct reputation over the centuries. In the 19th century, a peak was experienced when the product was distributed by travelling salesmen far beyond the borders of the Middle East. Bedouins were responsible for the soap reaching the islands in the Mediterranean Sea, from whence it made its way to the Queen of England. From there it did not take long before European women learnt about the nourishing and healing benefits of the soap from Nablus.
Environmentally Friendly Soap
Nablus natural soap is suitable for daily use, because it consists entirely of natural, botanical ingredients., including 62-80% virgin olive oil, depended on the type of soap. Nablus Soap contains no preservatives and is not tested on animals. Because only natural ingredients are used, without synthetic components, the soap is biodegradable. The soap does not harm the environment.
Vision And Mission
We here in Nablus Soap have one distinctive Vision for social “A World Of Natural Beauty, Be Beautiful Be Natural” so we are on a mission to encourage people to grow their relationship with nature to make them believe in the Natural Beauty they can get from their Land’s treasures.
This is a truly Natural Products that enhances the believe in the power of natural beauty, and we can recognize our impact on the social awareness about the Natural, simply safe and simply available advantages of Nature that are environment friendly and chemicals free long a way from harmful, environmentally dangerous and health perilous products.
At Nablus Soap, we’re dedicated to meeting our sustainable development objectives by having a positive impact on the communities around our markets. To help achieve this goal, we’ve joined forces with Global Organic societies like ECOCERT and FAIR-TRADE which are organizations that encourages travelers to deal with only Fair-Trade and ORGANIC societies.
Ancient Recipe Natural Soap
More than 400 years know-how of making soaps from 100% natural ingredients
Nablus Soap is made with the necessary know-how according the ancient formula. The Tbeleh family, the driving force behind Nablus Soap, has become a concept in the West Bank. Already more than 400 years, the family guarantees natural soaps of very high quality.
Olive oil as the basis
The Nablus Soap natural soaps are 100% natural and contain, depending on the kind of soap, about 62-80% of olive oil. Olive oil respects the skin balance, nourishes the skin intensely and keeps up the moisture content. Into the olive oil various essential oils are added like, honey, milk, mud from the Dead Sea or dried herbs fresh from the Medina. All these ingredients have a (aroma) therapeutic effect.