March 8th marks International Women’s Day and L’Occitane is celebrating the day with a limited-edition Women’s Day Soap.
Now we know they make great soap and this is a new addition to their line.
The fair trade soap is $ 8 and produced in Burkina Faso as part of a development partnership with a local factory. The factory has been run entirely by women and supports their economic emancipation, according to the company.
The soap is also :
- Gently formulated with L’Occitane’s signature ingredient; Shea Butter
- Adorned with an engraved motif which translates to “education”
- 100% of the proceeds will help to build literacy centers for women in Burkina Faso , Africa
- Since 2006 over 1,900 women have learned to read and write and over 5,000 women have been able to develop or enhance their skills
L’Occitane’s Woman’s Day Soap retails for $8.00 and will be available March 8th on usa.loccitane.com