Washing Clothes with our Aleppo Soap

Washing Clothes with our Aleppo Soap

In our fast-paced, consumer-oriented world, more and more people are seeking ways to make their daily routines more sustainable and environmentally friendly. One of the methods that has gained popularity in recent years is washing clothes with Aleppo soap, a traditional, natural cleaning product from the Middle East. This post will show you how to wash with this soap by hand and in the washing machine.

What You Need


  • Jegit - Aleppo Soap
  • Warm Water
  • Optional: environmentally friendly bleach for white laundry


    • Grater or Knife (for washing machine)
    • Bucket or Basin (for hand washing)
    • Washing Machine



      Hand Washing

      1. Rub the Aleppo soap onto the damp garment or a washboard until a good foam forms.
      2. Dip the garment into warm water and thoroughly work the foam into the material.
      3. Let the garment soak for a few minutes before rinsing it thoroughly.

      Washing Machine

      • Grate about 50-60g of Aleppo soap with a grater or cut it into small pieces.
      • Dissolve the soap shavings in warm water to make a soap solution (see instructions for making liquid Aleppo soap).
      • Pour this soap solution into the main wash compartment of your washing machine and start the desired wash program.


      Using Aleppo soap to wash your laundry has a number of advantages:

      Sustainability: Aleppo soap is biodegradable and does not leave any harmful residues in the environment. It is handmade without chemical additives.

      Skin Friendliness: Aleppo soap is known for its skin-friendly properties. Therefore, it is particularly suitable for people with sensitive skin or allergies to conventional detergents.

      Versatility: Aleppo soap is not only suitable for hand washing, but can also be used in the washing machine. In addition, it can be used for a variety of materials, from robust cotton fabrics to delicate silk or wool.

      By using Aleppo soap for your laundry, you are doing not only your skin and your clothes a favor, but also our environment. Try it out and experience the diverse benefits of this traditional soap for yourself!

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