Soap is a necessity. We all want to feel clean and take care of our skin, but we don’t have to do it at the expense of our skin or the animals who suffer when tested on for the production of personal care products. That’s why it’s best to buy soap that is cruelty-free and doesn’t contain harsh or damaging chemicals. Many soaps contain parabens, phthalates, artificial colors and fragrances, and more. These dangerous ingredients can be avoided by choosing soap made with better ingredients.
We’re helping you cut down on your research time with this list of 15 natural, cruelty-free soap bars on Amazon.
1. O Naturals 6 Piece Citrus Bar Soap Collection
O Naturals bar soap is made with natural, fresh citrus scents and contains vitamin C to boost skin’s natural collagen. It’s paraben-free, sulfate-free, cruelty-free, and French triple milled. This citrus collection has six varieties: tangerine, wild orange, grapefruit, Petitgrain, bergamot, and lemon. The price for all six bars is $16.99.
Dale says, “I love these soaps! Each soap has a wonderful aroma. They were well packaged and arrived on time. I’ve already begun to use the lemon one and it makes a nice lather and doesn’t dry out my skin. Great soaps!”
2. Crate 61 Organics 100% Vegan Cold Process Bar Soap
Crate 61 Organics Cold Process Bar Soap is made with premium essential oils and contains no fragrances or synthetic chemicals. This collection is their best-seller box set, which contains their 6 most popular bars: lavender, lemongrass, seaweed & sea salt, eucamint, avocado grapefruit, and coconut. The price for the collection is $17.95.
Sherry says, “I really like these soaps! They smell great when showering and made my bathroom smell wonderful. They seem to rinse clean and leave a subtle scent on my skin. I was afraid the essential oils might be irritating, but my skin is less itchy! Yay! They lather and clean well… they’re true soap! I appreciate that they are made with clean ingredients and the packaging is truly recyclable… no plastic (except for the Amazon envelope). The price is also fantastic! Thanks Crate 61!”
3. Anatolia Daphne Handmade Olive Oil Soap Bar
Anatolia Daphne Handmade Olive Oil Soap Bar is made with just four ingredients: olive oil, a soap base, vegetable oil, and water. It’s cruelty-free, handmade, paraben-free, alcohol-free, and sulfate-free. The price for nine bars is $21.99.
Betul says, “What an amazing bar of soap! I recently switched to this after my other brand left Amazon, and I have to say I’m grateful to find this new one! Smells great, gentle on my sensitive skin, and doesn’t dry it out. The box they send it in is perfumed and makes your bathroom smell awesome, wasn’t expecting that, what a pleasant surprise!”
4. Splendor Santa Barbara Pure Coconut Oil Soap
Splendor Santa Barbara’s Pure Coconut Oil Soap is anti-bacterial, anti-viral, and anti-fungal. This soap contains activated charcoal which can absorb over 500 times its own weight in impurities. It also contains rose clay with a mild lavender scent. It does not contain any palm oil, alcohol, parabens, sulfates, soy, GMOs, gluten-free, phthalates, plastic, artificial colors, and is cruelty-free! The price for 10.5 ounces is $13.79.
5. Art Naturals 100% Natural Soap Bars Infused with Jojoba Oil
Art Naturals’ Soap Bars Infused with Jojoba Oil are sulfate-free, paraben-free, mineral oil-free, and cruelty-free. The regenerating soap bars come in six varieties: miracle wash, cool mint, tropical cleanse, purifying zing, floral detox, and soothing citrus. The price for this 6-piece set is $11.95.
Kali says, “I definitely enjoyed and would purchase again. The scents were enjoyable, the bars are soft, and it lasted a decent amount of time (sometimes i feel the more natural products disintegrate after a few uses).”
6. Activated Charcoal Tea Tree Soap
Source: Activated Charcoal Tea Tree Soap
Nextrino’s Activated Charcoal Tea Tree Soap contains peppermint and tea tree essential oils, as well as coconut oil and charcoal. The bar is meant to be rejuvenating after plenty of activity. These soaps are also handmade in North Carolina. A 5-pack of four ounce soap bars costs $25.97, a pack of 2 costs $13.97, and a single bar costs $9.97.
Danielle says, “The soap is GREAT! I am so enjoying the effects of the ingredients. The peppermint helps me feel like I’m truly washing since it’s black and doesn’t suds up like other soaps. I also get such a calm feeling after the shower. I normally don’t go out of my way to purchase true natural products, but I will definitely buy the soap again.”
7. Bali Soap
Source: Bali Soap
Bali Soap contains natural glycerin for extra moisture and to prevent dry skin. It’s free of parabens, phthalates, and sulfates, making it good for sensitive skin. Bali Soap says their soap is even helpful and moisturizing for those with dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis and rosacea. This six piece variety set includes passion fruit, sandalwood, mango, cinnamon, plumeria, and cempaka. The price is $14.95.
An Amazon customer says, “these soaps are all organic, made from locally sourced materials, spices and fragrances. the company uses all Balinese staff , no sweat factory workers. I know this because I toured the facility and found a true locally sustainable business with great attention to detail. the soaps are not just ornamental , they are great for daily use and do not leave residue.”
8. Carolina Castile Soap
Source: Carolina Castile Soap
Carolina Castile Soap is triple milled, and made with organic cocoa butter and olive oil. Not only are all the ingredients vegan and the soap cruelty-free, but it’s free of synthetic fragrances and dyes. The price for 6 bars of this gentle unscented soap is $22.99.
An Amazon customer says, “I have multiple chemical sensitivities and this bar soap doesn’t cause any problems for me. The ingredients are safe and pure. Remember what goes on the skin, goes into the bloodstream. Stay safe.”
9. One With Nature Dead Sea Salt Charcoal Soap
One With Nature says their Dead Sea Salt Charcoal Soap can be used on all skin conditions, including psoriasis, eczema, and acne. It contains activated charcoal, Shea butter, Argan oil, and dead sea salt, which is high in magnesium, potassium, calcium, bromide, and sulfur; it promotes skin tissue growth. The price for a pack of 3 soap bars is $14.99.
Michael says, “Being my first foray into natural soaps, very pleased with this soap. No more peeling on my hands, the soap does its job… And I have gotten used to the slight odor through the day. Its not bad, not musky, just different than what I was used to. So, just bought 9 more bars.”
10. Kiss My Face Pure Coconut Milk Soap Bar
Kiss My Face Pure Coconut Milk Soap Bar contains coconut milk and oil blended with mango butter giving it a coconut citrus scent. It’s paraben-free, phthalate-free, as well as vegan and cruelty-free. A three pack of 3.5 ounce bars costs $19.98.
An Amazon customer says, “I love this soap!!! It suds up great and I’ve never felt cleaner. My skin feels soft and smooth. The smell is the best part. Every time I smell it I go back to my trips to Key West. I am very allergic to soaps, etc and I have had no problems with this soap. Love it!!!! By the way, it is way cheaper to buy it from the Kiss My Face website.”
11. Aspen Kay Naturals Dead Sea Mud Soap Bar
Aspen Kay’s vegan Dead Sea Mud Soap Bar, made of 100% pure dead sea mineral mud from Israel, is free of chemicals and preservatives, and each bar is handmade by an artisan soap maker. They state it can be used to help with acne, eczema, and psoriasis. It’s naturally scented with therapeutic grade essential oils of lemongrass, peppermint, and eucalyptus.
An Amazon customer says, “Wonderful product!!!! My daughter has severe acne so I decided to order the soap for her. Her skin has improved significantly. She still has the acne scars which may be permanent but the overall improvement is present. The amount of white/blackheads have been noticeably reduced. My daughter’s confidence has been restored and everyone who’s suffered from acne knows the feeling. The only negative part was shipping and delivery. The product works beyond well.”
12. The Yellow Bird Eucalyptus Spearmint Soap Bar
The Eucalyptus and Spearmint essential oils in The Yellow Bird Eucalyptus Spearmint Soap Bar can help reduce stress, so while you’re soothing your skin, you’re also soothing your mind. It does not contain any artificial dyes, synthetic fragrances, or harsh chemicals, and is handmade through traditional, small-batch, cold process method. The price for one bar is $9.45.
Frankie says, “I bought this for two reasons: 1. I’m trying to be more conscious of the ingredients in the products I use on my body and 2. I had some eczema on my face that the other beauty items I owned weren’t effectively treating… This is my new go-to face soap!”
13. Kirk’s Original Coco Castile Bar Soap
Kirk’s Original Coco Castile Bar Soap is not just vegan and cruelty-free, but it’s hypoallergenic and biodegradable. It also does not contain any synthetic detergents, GMOs, sulfate, parabens, phthalates, or other harsh chemicals. The varieties available are: original fresh scent, soothing aloe vera, and fragrance free. A six pack of 4 ounce soap bars costs $11.83.
An Amazon customer says, “Love this soap. I looked high and low for a reasonably priced soap that doesn’t use animal by-products or test on animals. Like other reviewers have said the lather is great. I will say the bar does not last nearly as long as my conventional soap. Based on other reviewers I tried it also as a shampoo. I have medium length hair so I wasn’t sure if it would work. It does and left my hair and scalp feeling squeaky clean.”
14. iHeart Nature Turmeric Soap Bar
Source: iHeart Nature Turmeric Soap Bar
iHeart Nature Turmeric Soap Bar contains the powerful turmeric in root powder and essential oil form. Turmeric has been used for a long time in Ayurveda because of its healing properties for acne, dark spots, reducing pores and scarring, and so many other skin benefits. This soap is also infused with cocoa butter and olive oil for more hydration. The price for one large 6 ounce bar is $12.00.
15. Botanik Natural Bar Soap
Source: Botanik Natural Bar Soap
Botanik Natural Bar Soap is made with certified organic ingredients that are sustainably grown and harvested. It’s free of any artificial ingredients, fragrances, and synthetic detergents. These soaps are also hand made and hand cut in small batches with ingredients grown on a farm in the foothills of Washington’s Cascade Mountains. This gift set contains three fragrances: wild lavender & vanilla, mint & sea kelp, and cleansing sage & oat. The price for this set is $16.99.
An Amazon customer says, “Loving this all natural bar soap. I used the cleansing sage and oat and am addicted to the smell. Great lather and didn’t dry my skin. It actually felt moisturized and I have super dry skin from living in the desert. I gave the wild lavender and vanilla as a gift and the recipient loved it also! Can’t wait to try the mint and sea kelp!”
If you’re looking for more natural personal and home care products for yourself and your family, check out 15 Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products for a Sparkling Home and 15 Plant-Based, Eco-Friendly, and Non-Toxic Baby Products!
For more Life, Animal, Vegan Food, Health, and Recipe content published daily, don’t forget to subscribe to the One Green Planet Newsletter!
Being publicly-funded gives us a greater chance to continue providing you with high quality content. Please support us!