Why Beer in soap? February 03 2014

LITTLE-KNOWN FACTS ABOUT BEER AND SKINCARE
• Hops are high in antioxidants which are thought to
combat the aging process for skin.
• Beer has moisturizing properties thought to be hydrating
to the skin.
• A secret to the style industry, beer can be used as a
conditioner for dry and unmanageable hair to moisturize
and add volume.
• Beer contains vitamin B which is thought to moisturize
and soften the skin.
• Beer has anti-bacterial properties that are thought to
help in preventing acne.
• Dry and oily skin may benefi t from the balancing effects
of beer. The natural pH of your skin may be stabilized
after washing with beer products.
• Alcohol is a powerful astringent, beer can help clean
out your pores as well as minimize them.

 

Check out Laverne's Lather for an excellent beer based soap!