There are lots of
extremely damaging ingredients used in commercial soaps. In
fact, most commercial soaps aren't actually soap - their
detergents! In that case, you might be better off spraying
yourself with stain remover, and then tossing yourself in with the
1. Fernwood uses NO
animal tallow, lard, fats, oils or ANY animal by-products.
Your pets will be happy that you use our soaps.
conducts absolutely NO animal testing, unless you count
us...However, it is true that our Tea Tree Blend makes an excellent
dog and cat shampoo.
3. Fernwood uses NO
synthetic preservatives, brighteners, retarders, hardeners,
emulsifiers, detergents, dyes or perfumes. If Mother Nature
didn't create it, then you won't find it in any Fernwood product.
products contain NO DEA(Diethanolaimine) or TEA (Triethanolaime),
both potential carcinogens which are used as preservatives in many
other soaps and shampoos. Nor is Triclosan used as an
antibacterial agent, unlike many liquid soaps and detergents on the
market. In fact, Triclosan has recently come under suspicion
as a dangerous compound whose full toxicity is just now being
5. Fernwood makes
no claim to be hypoallergenic. As we all know, any one
individual can be allergic to almost anything. However,
Fernwood strives to make a family of personal care products that
are extremely gentle and user friendly. Fernwood advises
immediate disuse of any product in the event that an adverse
reaction should occur.