Monastic Shower Gel · Donkey Milk – Anti Aging · Hydration · 30% Milk Content | Ascension Monastery


Shower gel with therapeutic – cosmetic properties and no chemical additives or colors. The donkey milk makes the skin smooth, firm and elastic. It has strong antioxidant action for deep skin cleaning & is suitable for the entire family.
Net Weight: 250ml


Monastic Shower Gel – Donkey Milk (30%) from the Holy Monastery of the Ascension of Christ

The Monastic Shower Gel – Donkey Milk is a 100% natural product that cleans, tightens and nourishes the skin. It contains 30% of donkey milk; You won’t find any other greek product with more donkey milk.

The donkey milk gives the skin a velvety texture and youthful glow. With its antioxidant action, it deeply cleanses; hydrates and perfumes the skin. Without chemical additives and colors, this shower gel can be used by the entire family.

Donkey milk and its beneficial properties

Donkey’s milk is a source of well-being embodying nature’s best qualities, its softness, delicacy, lightness and generosity. These qualities make donkey’s milk a key ingredient in the cosmetic world. Its benefits on the skin have been known since Antiquity and are now being confirmed by science.

It can only be compared to breast milk as they have similar compositions. The donkey milk has intense moisturizing, anti-aging and healing properties and is also extremely rich in vitamins.

The beneficial and therapeutic properties of donkey milk have been identified from ancient times for the cure of certain diseases. It is considered ideal for addressing plenty of dermatological conditions such as dry skin, psoriasis, eczema and acne.

Shower Gel with Donkey Milk – Ingredients

The Monastic Shower Gel – Donkey Milk, contains 30% donkey milk, natural pomegranate juice, sandalwood and myrtle. It is 100% natural and authentic and contains the purest ingredients of the Greek Nature. Made with special care by the nuns of H. M. of the Ascension of Christ it  is ideal for the daily care and cleaning of the body!

Discover the new selection of skincare products with the highest percentage of donkey milk in the Greek Market! (Video in Greek Language)

Full of Nutrients and Vitamins

The donkey milk is an important ally when anti-aging and wrinkle treatment is necessary. It is a rich source of vitamins A, B1, B2, B6, C, D, E and nutrients such as calcium, magnesium, sodium, iron, phosphorus and zinc.

It is said that Cleopatra, Queen of Ancient Egypt, took baths in donkey milk to preserve the beauty and youth of her skin!

Donkey milk – Why is it rare?

Donkey’s milk is extremely rare because the female donkey gives less than 2 litres milk per day in comparison to the female cow that gives 50 litres or more! Furthermore donkeys are milked by hand unlike cows for which machinery is used.

Another 100% authentic monastic product that is available exclusively via the Mount Athos Products Exhibition.

Origin: Holy Monastery of the Ascension of Christ
Net Weight: 250ml

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Additional information

Weight 0.3 kg