A natural and biodegradable product

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Formulated without phosphate, without colouring agent, without anionic surfactant, EDTA, BHT, Paraben, it is natural and soft for the linen and the skin.

The range

Presented in a large amber bottle, it is the natural and artisanal laundry par excellence.

Its simple formula is naturally washable: contains up to 12% of liquid soap - a component inexistent in the regular detergent - and is formulated without the additives used in many detergents on the market. Being very soft for the linen, there is no point in adding softener.

It respects all types of textiles, even the most delicate ones (wool, silk...), for a hand or machine wash. It is effective on colour, black or white and at all temperatures from 20°C up to 95°C. It allows 22 washes, for a moderately dirty linen and a little hard water.

Its presentation in amber and silkscreen soft plastic bottle make it a beautiful product that you do not need to hide in the laundry room. A nice idea for a useful and original gift! Lightly opaque, the bottle retains all the olfactory quality of the perfume concentrate.

Our formula

Lessive toute douce is a “pur savon de Marseille” detergent is made by our master soap maker near Manosque, with the old-fashioned olive oil and copra. In an identical process than the liquid soap, it's fabricated with 12% of saponified vegetables oil.

Formulated without phosphate, colorant, anionic surfactant, EDTA, BHT and paraben, it is natural and soft for the skin. It's also fragranced with a perfume concentrate mainly composed of natural essences.

Made in Provence in the respect of the environment, within its fabrication process or the rejects in the nature, its formula isn't only gentle for the environment, it's also over 95% biodegradable.

Using this product, following the instruction, is being an actor to reduce the pollution of water, the production of waste and the over use of electricity.

A simple and naturally washing formula

The inspiration of the « lavandières »

In Provence, water is a renowned gift of towns and villages but also the wealth of families who are owners of a source. Each drop of water is worth gold, says Pagnol's proverbs and novels. It's also why a common wealth distributed by public fountains and wells. Wash-houses, located in the heart of the villages of Provence, privileged meetings and discussions. "Lavandières" or washerwomen meet up here to wash the clothes of great masters of the house and notables. They told each other the latest gossip in the region. A witness to the history of Provence and the animation of the villages, the wash-house remains today an oasis of freshness and shade in summer.

Lavender was used very early as a perfume for linen. The Romans already added it in their laundry, which is why - very probably - the word “lavandière” was born. The lavandière, after soaping, twisting, beating, rinsing and drying the linen, perfumed it with lavender. And we all have in mind the memory of our grandmothers or great grandmothers placing little sachets of lavender in our wardrobes to get rid of mites and perfume the clothes. Since then, transmitting the thread of tradition, despite the boom in laundries and the equipment of washing machines in the homes, lavender will always be associated to the freshness of clean linen.

For linen that smell cleanliness and freshness, naturally