“Self care is not self indulgence, it is self preservation.”
For better or worse the reconnection with bath rituals and the stay at
home treatments have helped guide us to an enriching experience of
getting back to the self. When we look at the line from Ourika Soap,
there is this great sense of pulling back and learning to appreciate
these everyday practices with an ease and desire to luxuriate in oneself.
The founder, Sophie Wizmann’s story of reconnecting with her
Moroccan roots and the Berber women while visiting the Ourika Valley
and the Atlas Mountains is one steeped in the romanticism of her
artisan crafted soaps, Dead Sea bath salts, sensual body oils and
handcrafted ceramic soy coconut candles that merge the ancient world
of bath rituals and Hammam’s to that of western self care.
At Ourika Soap, we do not need superficial additives, we already are