Pine tar is a dark vegetable liquid from pine tree trunks. It's an all-natural substance that does no harm to the environment. Manufactures capture pine tar by heating it in an enclosed chamber.
The National Psoriasis Association recommends coal tar and pine tar to "help slow the rapid growth of skin cells and restore the skin's appearance". Pine Tar Soap has been used to treat skin irritations for over a century, has long been touted for its medicinal benefits in the treatment of skin conditions and is a great addition to your apothecary cabinet. It is said to have antibacterial and antifungal qualities and is useful to soothe and treat skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis and rosacea.
The strong aroma of Pine is scented with essential oils and has a fresh clean smell. It is also "creosote-free". This old fashioned recipe is combined with my 7 natural oil blend for an earthy, moisturizing and soothing bar.