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Review Papers | Pharmaceutical Science | India | Volume 12 Issue 5, May 2023
A Systematic Review on Herbal Soap Derived from Plant Extracts
Ajay Sharma  | Ritu Verma
Abstract: Plant derivatives are most popularly considered as a natural ingredient that provides us with an alternative to the prevalent chemical based soaps. This study considers the evaluation of such alternative to strengthen skin care aid, avoiding hazardous synthetic chemical based soaps and replacing them with much safer Herbal soaps. In this study, formulated soap was evaluated for distinct physicochemical attributes, pH, Color, Foam forming ability, Saponification and more. The composition of the herbal soap is augmented with botanical extracts, essential oils, and other plant-based ingredients known for their therapeutic properties. These Herbal soaps are generally absent harsh chemicals and synthetic aroma, making them suitable for those with sensitive skin. Herbal soaps are rich in vitamins, antioxidants, and minerals that can help replenish the skin, curtail inflammation, and promote healing. The preparation was evaluated for number of parameters to ensure its safety and efficacy.
Keywords: Herbal Soap, saponification, botanical extracts, synthetic, skin care
Edition: Volume 12 Issue 5, May 2023,
Pages: 682 - 687