• FAQ's


Phthalates are a family of industrial chemicals used as solvents in cosmetics and other consumer products that are linked to birth defects.  They are sometimes found in fragrances.  We use phthalate free frangrance.

Parabens are a class of widely used preservatives in cosmetic and pharmaceutical products.  In the 1990s, parabens were deemed xenoestrogens agents that mimic estrogen in the body. “Estrogen disruption” has been linked to breast cancer and reproductive issues.  We don't use any parebens in our products.

Absolutely! We do NOT test any of our products on animals nor do we source any ingredients from companies that test on animals.  We test on friends and family. :)

Yes. With the exception of our old fashioned men's wet shave soap. We tried forumating recipes without tallow, but the quality just wasn't right. 

We're glad you asked. We have an entire page dedicated to this topic HERE.

We formulate our recipes to be long lasting. A BIG Bar can last 3-4 weeks if you remember to keep it dry between uses! 

Every BIG Bar of soap you buy from Island Thyme Soap Company helps save elephants in Sri Lanka. You can read about that HERE.

YES!  We take great pride in creating unique and custom bars for special occasions.

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