Handcrafted, Palm oil Free Cold Process Soaps and Skincare

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About Oakwood Soaperie

We are a small, independantly run artisan soap and skincare business based within the National Trust's beautiful Gibside Estate which lies on the border between County Durham and Northumberland in the North East of the UK. We specialise in handcrafted, PALM OIL FREE, cold processed, natural soaps and botanical skincare. Formulated from the finest 100% natural ingredients created in small, quality controlled batches, just for you. Most of our botanicals are home grown in our dedicated plot in the grounds of Gibside Estate.

Our ingredients include;

  • Pure plant oils
  • Raw plant butters
  • Clays and spices
  • Home grown botanicals
  • Pure essential oils
  • Our own Northumbrian Raw Honey and Beeswax
  • Floral Heaven soap (2)
  • Soap Dishes by Jessica Cooper Ceramics-3
  • Lemon Myrtle & lavender soap (1)
  • New May June-23
  • Buttered Rose soap
  • Bath and Body oils
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  • Ltd ed Spring Launch-9
  • Spring Front Page
  • The Woodsman soap, ltd edition (2)
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    About your soap maker.

    Ceri is the owner, creator, formulator and maker at Oakwood Soaperie. She founded the business in 2010 out of a passion for working with natural ingredients known to be beneficial to the skin. Read more about Oakwood Soaperie & Ceri here.


    "I hope you'll love to use them as much as I do."

    Our promise to you.

    Our Products are...

    • Handmade in Small Batches
    • Made using traditional methods
    • 100% Natural
    • 100% Good for your Skin

    Our Ingredients are...

    • Ethically Sourced and Palm Oil Free
    • Sustainable
    • 100% Vegetarian
    • 98% Vegan

    Our Packaging is...

    • Recycleable, re-useable or Compostable
    • 98% Plastic Free
    • All Packaging from our deliveries is re-used or recycled.
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