This wondrous organic soap is made from larrea tridentata also known as creosote bush in Arizona. This soap is made from local desert plants and smells like the rain in the desert here! Chaparral has many healing properties. It is anti-fungal and antibacterial, and good for your skin (and your desert soul.)
Chaparral is known among the Native Americans for its many medicinal properties. Chaparral has lignan, nordihydroguaiaretic acid (NDGA,which is a strong anti-inflammatory. Chaparral is also known to be antibacterial, antifungal, antioxidant, and antiseptic, and, when applied to the skin, chaparral can have a remarkable healing effect on eczema, herpes, cold sores, psoriasis, and contact dermatitis.