Made from pure vegetable ingredients and contains natural Mysore Sandalwood Oil distilled by the Government of Karnataka, India. With the oldest known perfumery material Sandalwood as its main ingredient, the Sandal soaps have a definite niche in the soap market. The oil of Sandalwood recommended in ancient ayurvedic texts for skin care, has excellent antiseptic properties and soothes prickly heat and other skin rashes too. The Sandal soaps are probably the only soap in the World with pure natural sandalwood oil. This reason why they are used the world over for nourishing and softening the skin.