Honeysuckle Soap | Xenophontos Monastery – Mount Athos


This unique handmade Mount Athos soap is used in the treatment of skin rashes, eczema, and allergies of the skin & blemishes. Thanks to its strong antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties it is the excellent choice for skincare treatments!
Net Weight: 90g




The honeysuckle soap, like all monastic soaps at the Xenophontos Monastery, are prepared with the traditional way by mixing extra virgin olive oil and herbs.

The natural and monastic handmade soaps of Xenophontos Monastery are available in a variety of essences, thanks to the fine herbs that are beneficial for all skin types.

The soap with honeysuckle calms inflammations, infections and diseases. It has antibiotic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and antimicrobial properties.

Ingredients: Honeysucle, Olive oil, palm oil, coconut oil, Balsam, sodium hydroxide, deionized water, perfume oil.

Honeysuckle: this sweet smelling shrub fills the summer air with its sweet scent, however this pretty climbing vine is more than just a pretty face, it may just be the cure for the common cold.

It is considered one of the 50 fundamental herbs in Chinese herbology, a far cry from the Western way classification as an ornamental vine for the backyard fence. They use the flowers to reduce inflammation, fever and heat cases of acute respiratory infection and common colds, inflammations of the skin, gastrointestinal tract, rheumatism and rheumatoid arthritis.

The antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties of honeysuckle make it excellent for skincare treatments. It is used in the treatment of skin rashes, eczema, and allergies of the skin, blemishes and poison ivy. It is also used to get relief from sun burns and other minor burns that occur on the skin.

Honeysuckle has great anti-inflammatory and pain relieving properties that is very helpful in the treatment of severe headaches. The oil extract of this herb acts as a natural detoxifier and cleans the liver and blood from heat, wind and toxins.

Honeysuckle is also known as ‘Honeyberries’ and ‘Haskap’ and is a storehouse of essential nutrients like minerals, vitamins, carbohydrates, dietary fibers and so on. Calcium, potassium, magnesium, Vitamin C, Rutin and Quercetin, all of which are needs for the body system to function smoothly, are contained in honeysuckle. In addition to these, it is also rich in some anti-oxidants and acids that are needed to reduce the actions of free radicals. This helps in slowing the process of aging. It also prevents bacterial infections due to its anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant properties.

The handmade soaps of the Xenophontos Monastery collection produce a rich creamy lather and leave the skin soft. For each sensitivity and condition, they will satisfy the most demanding skins!

100% natural product – 100% authentic Athonite product

Origin: Holy Monastery of Xenophontos – Mount Athos
Net weight: 90g

Additional information

Weight0.15 kg