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Nature Soap - Soap Nuts

Nature Soap - Soap Nuts
Nature Soap - Soap Nuts
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  • 500g
  • Includes small wash bag
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Soap nut shells make an excellent natural laundry detergent, and can be used for daily cleaning tasks in all areas of your home. Part of Nature Soap’s eco-friendly laundry range, these soap nuts can be used effectively for machine washes and hand washing. This plant-based cleaner is ideal for households with young babies or with skin sensitivities, and safe for grey water systems.  

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  • All-purpose eco-friendly cleaner
  • 100% natural, plant-based 
  • High in saponin, which lifts out dirt & grime
  • Biodegradable
  • Hypoallergenic & antimicrobial 
  • Safe for grey water
  • A great detergent for all fabrics, including delicates
  • An effective household cleaner
  • Can be used as an ultra-mild body wash or shampoo
  • Safe for babies & those with sensitive skin
  • No synthetic foaming agents or bleaches
  • No artificial fragrances or colours
  • Includes a small wash bag for machine washes



  • Place 3-5 soap nuts in the wash bag. Add it to the washing machine with your laundry.
  • Warm wash & cold rinse is ideal (saponin is released in hot or warm water).
  • The wash bag can be left in during the rinse cycle.
  • You can re-use the same soap nuts for up to four washes.

Household Cleaner:

  • Add 2-3 soap nuts to 1L water, bring to the boil, stir well & allow to cool completely.
  • Pour the liquid through a strainer & decant it into a spray bottle. Use as a surface cleaner.

Hair & Body:

  • Add 2-3 soap nuts to 1L water, bring to the boil, stir well & allow to cool completely.
  • Add 1 cup of the mixture to a blender, until it begins to foam.
  • Use as a shampoo or body wash.

Insect Repellent:

  • Add 2-3 soap nuts to 1L water, bring to the boil, stir well & allow to cool completely.
  • Pour the liquid through a strainer & decant it into a spray bottle.
  • Spray onto your skin for protection from insect bites.


De-seeded soap nut shells

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Overall Rating
4.2 out of 5 stars from 13 reviews

12 out of 13 people would recommend this product

28/04/2020, By Conor
Normally buy directly from Nature Soap but they requested we buy from FTN this time around. We use the soap nuts for EVERYTHING from surfaces to skin to hair and we swear by it.
17/01/2020, By Support
07/12/2019, By Bobby
This is great to use. The nuts can be used more than once. The drawstrings on the bags are a little difficult.
09/01/2019, By Michelle
A wonderful alternative to chemical laundry cleaners and you can customise the scent with different essential oil blends. We found eucalyptus helped with grease but also used a soap stain stick on clothing before washing. Found it's best with colors and not whites as it left our whites looking dingy.
08/01/2019, By Jay
Great product
06/12/2018, By Cathy
I think this is a great product and seems to do the job well, but the small machine bag to put the soap nuts in broke after two washes which was very disappointing.
28/11/2018, By Reda
Great for hot wash lightly soiled washing. Our laundry grey water is perfect for directing into the garden! Earth worriers
01/09/2018, By Daniela
I boiled them on the stove in some water and then add the sack and water to my laundry and washed as usual, worked pretty well. I did find that it is unable to remove deodorant marks though.
06/08/2018, By Kayla
The suds activate better in warm-hot water.
Leaves my clothes clean and feeling fresh!
27/06/2018, By Alisjia
I was very excited to start using the soap nuts. I used them for a few washes, but unfortunately they did not work as well as I expected. Our washing machine only uses cold water and I think this makes a bit less effective.
07/05/2018, By Bridget
I have only used in washing machine so far, and it worked ok. Is good for lessening the smell of grey water. Still need to try the other ways of using
04/04/2018, By Jackie
Im happy with this product it works well and smells great
29/01/2018, By Nirvana
These were very much dryer than the brand I usually buy- seems like old stock but worked okay. Will stick to fancy pants next time

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Faithful to Nature is an online retail store, specialising in a wide selection of natural supplements, vitamins, superfoods and health-related products. Our green team is all about helping you unlock your full potential to live a healthy life; however we are not medical professionals. Please do consult your health care practitioner when seeking medical advice. Some products may be manufactured in a factory that also produce gluten, nuts and dairy products.

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