Aloe contains glycoproteins and polysaccharides. Glycoproteins are known to help in healing by reducing inflammation and stopping pain. Polysaccharides help with skin growth and repair. Calendula, a plant extract, has been used throughout history in skin preparations. Calendula is beneficial for dry or damaged skin and also promotes healing and regeneration of the skin thanks to its anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. Calendula also decreases inflammation and promote the healing of wounds, burns, eczema and other inflammatory skin conditions. All soap is made with Shea butter, olive oil, coconut oil, organic palm oil, organic sunflower oil, and essential oils. All soaps are fragrance, synthetic colorants and chemical free. All scents are from essential oils and natural colorants are from plants, flowers, herbs and seeds. Please email me with any questions.