Avocado Oil soap is a very nourishing soap. This is because avocado oil heals skin. It is anti-ageing, cancer fighting, UV protecting. Avocado oil has a high concentration of mono-unsaturated fats. Because of this it is able to penetrate deeper into the skin, making it an ideal base for use in skin and massage lotions. Its healing and antibacterial properties are also higher [and in addition it offers] the ability to fight against cancer and other diseases. Avocado oil as the ability to block the harmful rays of the sun better than any other oil available. Avocado oil was found to protect skin from aging effects and cancer by a study published in October 2010 Archives of Dermatological Research. Certain lipid molecules unique to avocado oil, known as polyhydroxylated fatty alcohols, were tested and found to reduce ultraviolet light damage and inflammation. Use of avocado oil prior to ultraviolet light exposure was protective and application of avocado oil to damaged skin significantly reduced cellular damage. Besides the Avocado oil our soaps are made using real Avocado in it!