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The Camel (al-Jamal; الجمل)

The Camel (al-Jamal; الجمل)

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The Camel / al-Jamal, made in the Shaka'a family-owned workshop in Nablus, is the most iconic imprint of Nablus soap --- often people refer to 'al-Jamal soap' to mean Nablus soap in the same way that people talk of Jacuzzi for hot tubs or Xerox for copy machines. Its main market is in southern Palestine around Hebron. The imprint took its mascot from the camel trains used to carry in qilw soda ash and olive oil to Nablus from neighboring countrysides.

Ingredients

Virgin olive oil, water, and sodium hydroxide.

Dimensions

Average 4.8 ounces per bar.

Care Instructions

Olive oil soap gets better with age. Keep them in a dry place for an increasingly olive-tan colored, dense, sudsy, and less soap-smelling bar. They can be aged even faster in a sunny window.

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The al-Jamal Brand

Est. 1880

Customer Reviews

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Daniel

Great soap, glad I stumbled upon them. No strong perfume scent, great lather.

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Demeko

The customer service is great. I had an issue, and it was solved. They really do care about customers, and the products have evoked a positive change in my skin. I would definitely repurchase.