Coal Soap

created by

Janell Anderson

$10.00 $ 4.99

created by

Janell Anderson

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Holiday Bubbly

If only the naughty get coal in their stockings—you might want to start misbehaving fast! What looks like a palm-sized pouch of disciplinary charcoal, is actually a cheeky but indulgent treat of all-natural soap. The unscented mini soap briquettes are made with lye, organic coconut oil, palm oil, and olive oil. Their jet black color comes from Autralian black clay, a natural exfoliant that helps to smooth skin and clear blemishes. A fun stocking stuffer made in Portland, Oregon.

When Janell started Prunella Soap, she thought a lot about the "lost arts" like baking from scratch, woodworking and quilting. She also became increasingly aware of the amount of chemicals and synthetic ingredients that commercial cosmetic products contain and wanted to rewind back to the days of using natural ingredients to make soap.
She has spent some time learning about the "slow food" movement and has been interested in translating that mindset to the cosmetics industry by using only the most wholesome, basic ingredients in the soap she makes.
Prunella soap contains all natural, mostly food-grade ingredients that are plant-based as opposed to coming from animals. She uses only essential oils - no artificial dyes, fragrances or preservatives in the soap.
The name Prunella was a nickname given to Janell by her mom when she was a little girl, because she would stay in the bath too long...her fingertips would turn to "prunes!"

Handmade Made in the USA
Made from
lye, palm, olive oil, coconut oil, water
Coal: 2oz each, 1/2" cubes - 25 per bag
Pouch: 3.5" L x 2.5" W x 1.5" H
Black Clay may stain washcloth/linens. Not intended for children under 12.
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Most of our items are in stock and will ship quickly. Orders for in-stock items placed before 5pm ET Monday through Friday, excluding Federal holidays, will ship in the US:
Economy shipping:
within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
Standard shipping:
within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
Preferred shipping:
within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
Expedited shipping:
within 1 day, arriving 2 business days after the order was placed.
Express shipping:
will ship the same day and arrive 1 business day later.

Please note: this is a seasonal item, once it sells out, it will no longer be available for purchase.


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    • Unattractive Design

    Best Uses

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    Comments about COAL SOAP:

    Size is very misrepresented. This thing is tiny. Stocking stuffer at best. Smaller than a child's hand. Even the 'view this in life size' is off. Very dissatisfied.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes

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