Preparing Daphne Soap in the villages of Antakya

 04.December.2010 - Antakya


Preparing daphne soap is a culture in the villages of Antakya. Village people produce olive oil and daphne oil for themselves in November and December. After the oil production, they can prepare soaps from these oils according to their needs. They mix these two oils in big cauldrons. After the boiling and adding a few simple materials, they pour the mass to a simple form and cut with a knife. After that it becomes ready. This is very healty for bath and cleaning the body.




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