For better or worse the reconnection with bath rituals and the stay at home treatments have helped guide to an enriching experience getting back to the self. When we look at the range 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 to her Moroccan Berber roots while visiting the Ourika Valley and the Atlas Mountains is one steeped in the romanticism of artisanally crafted soaps that merge the ancient world of bath rituals and Hammams and that of western self care.

Le Marrakech in Eucalyptus – A fragrant and purposeful wall decoration that will entice any guest to engage with the casual beauty and function of the Ourika soup range.

For better or worse the reconnection with bath rituals and the stay at home treatments have helped guide to an enriching experience getting back to the self. When we look at the range 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 to her Moroccan Berber roots while visiting the Ourika Valley and the Atlas Mountains is one steeped in the romanticism of artisanally crafted soaps that merge the ancient world of bath rituals and Hammams and that of western self care.

Left to Right: Les Mini Casablanca in Rose Petal – a restorative bar full of Atlas rose petals and deep with Neroli oil as well, great gentle soap to treat redness. Le Casablanca in Oud – The woody scents and Arabian Oud oils purify and build on a rich harmonious and calm effect on body and mind. Le Casablanca in Wild Geranium – wit hints of lavender the Geranium oils assist in the inner glow of radiant skin while also uplifting the mood with its sweet floral scent.

Left to Right: Les Mini Casablanca in Mediterranean Marjoram – a stress reliever this bar also boasts jasmine flowers and is rounded by the woody scents of atlas cedar and orange bitter oils. Le Casablanca in Eucalyptus – keep calm and purified between the fortifying scent of Eucalyptus and the soothing might of chamomile, this might be the bar that keeps you in of a Friday night.

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