Discover the manufacturing process of the traditional Savon de Marseille
Traditional Marseille soap is made in large open-air cauldrons from oils of exclusively vegetable origin, without colouring agents, perfumes or preservatives. These oils are mixed and cooked in the cauldron, under the action of soda, and are gradually transformed into soap. Only the master soap-maker has the know-how passed down over several centuries to obtain authentic Marseille soap. He guarantees that the five stages of the "Marseille process" are respected.
The stages of the "Marseilles process":