Lemon Essential Oil is a completely natural ingredient that also serves as a home health remedy. It’s extracted from the peel of fresh lemons using a “cold-pressing” process that pricks and rotates the peel as oil is released. Lemon essential oil fights exhaustion, depression, clear disease, and kills harmful viruses and bacteria, and reduces inflammation.
Orange Essential Oil is extracted from the rind of the sweet orange, Citrus sinensis. Cold pressing, which uses pressure to squeeze the oils from the rind, leaves the healing effects of orange oil fully intact and beneficial for healing. Orange oil is wel-known for antimicrobial activity – kills fungus, bacteria and virus, aids reducing anxiety and depression, gives topical pain relief. Limonene, a component of orange essential oil, is helpful in skin cancer treatment. Repels insects and helps eliminate skin surface parasites.
Virgin Coconut Oil (VCO) is essential for reducing inflammation, moisturizing skin, and heal wounds. The medium-chain fatty acids found in coconut oil also possess antimicrobial properties that can help treat and protect the skin from parasites, virus, fungus, harmful bacteria.
Borax (Sodium borate) Borax has similar properties to baking soda, but a higher pH – which means it’s slightly alkaline. Alkalinity is one of the core basis of any health prevention and healing program.
Borax, when mixed with the essential oils contained in the soap, and water while bathing, causes very small amounts of hydrogen peroxide (oxygenated water) to release, which Citrus Soap a mild antiseptic, helping to inhibit microbial growth. Borax instantly disinfects bad bacteria and kills unwanted skin pests.
Borax is one of the best organic deep cleaning agents, its effects multiplied when combined with essential oils. Citrus Soap is also a natural laundry booster, multipurpose cleaner, fungicide, preservative, insecticide, herbicide, disinfectant, and desiccant.. Borax crystals are odorless, whitish, and alkaline, which naturally makes it highly anti-cancer / virus. It can be mixed with most other cleaning agents, including chlorine bleach, conditioners, etc.
Our use of borax in soaps represents 0.00297% of the formula. Borax is an essential trace mineral lacking in most modern foods due to soil depletion. The soap may be drying to the skin, due to deep cleaning. We suggest occasional application of BSI Skin Healing Lotion / Compound SL, which becomes more effective when applied to deeply-clean dry skin. Together BSI Citrus Soap and BSI Skin Healing Lotion / Compound SL can heal and help regain youthful appearance in skin a