According to the FDA, "There are very few true soaps on the market. Most body cleansers, both liquid and solid, are actually synthetic detergent products". But why? Cheap, easily manufactured, and easily makes suds, that's why.
Soap made naturally using the cold process method chemically forms natural glycerin which draws in moisture to the skin. Commercially made "soap" may not contain glycerin, and if it does, it's added from the by-product of another product.
Yes! Every batch, every bar, is made by hand.
It means that each batch, even each bar is unique. No one bar is exactly the same as another.
If you don't love your bar of handmade soap, it's on us. Period.
Yes! Like any soap however, avoid eye contact or any open wounds or other sensitive areas etc.