they contain glycerin which is a natural skin softener
they contain natural herbal powders
they contain organic oils and botanical extracts
they made the old-fashioned way
they don’t contain any synthetic lathering agents, parabens or salphates.
What about Sodium Hydroxide (Lye)? Chemical? You can’t produce soap without lye. When its mixed with fat (natural base oils such as olive, coconut, castor, etc.), the mixture goes through a process called saponification which means “turning into soap”. After saponification is complete - NO LYE REMAINS.