Natural Baby detergent - Himalayan Soap Nut
Soap nuts have been used for hundreds of years in India to wash delicate silks and woolens.They are the dried fruit of the Reetha tree and contain a natural substance called saponin which has the ability to clean and wash.
Soap nuts are allergy free and especially good for babies or the sensitive skin during pregnancy. It is an effective and gentle cleanser that will leave your baby's laundry soft, fresh and clean.
SOS soap nuts are gathered in the cool, high altitudes of the Himalayas and are naturally sun-dried.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
put 6-8 half shells or the equivalent in pieces into a cotton bag and place in your washing machine.
You can do 4-6 consecutive loads from one lot of soap nuts.
You can also make a liquid soap by boiling a couple of shells in water, after cooling the soap nuts can be sieved or blended into a paste.
The liquid soap makes an excellent shampoo for pets to remove parasites from the fur and skin leaving it soft and clean.