Handmade in Kobe city, Hyogo Prefecture of Japan, these soaps are made from raw oil without the use of fire. Produced naturally by using only heat from the chemical reaction between the oil and caustic soda, the color, aroma, and nutrition from the raw materials are preserved in the process. Using carefully selected ingredients, these soaps are free of artificial fragrances, dyes, and preservatives. Rich in glycerin, a natural moisturizing ingredient, this additive-free formulation gently leaves sensitive and dry skin soft and moist. Safe for use on hands, body, and hair.