History of Soap Bar
Soap bar is the most traditional and proven method to cleanse the body. The first known soap bar is a mixture of fat and ash even be used for styling your hair at the time ofancient Babylon (about 2800 BC).
About 1500 S.M. Egyptian oils of animal and combine vegetables with alkaline salts to treat skin diseases and skin clean.
In the 17th century, the manufacture of soap in Europe became an established craft. The main producers are Italy, Spain and France; the countries which also produces rawmaterials for soap bars of olive oil. At present, soap is produced by a mixture ofvegetable and animal oils, herbs and fragrances.
In the 19th century, modern production techniques have been developed modern soaps and it can be produced in large quantities as we know it today.
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