Handmade Soap at Mexican Spa

aurora spa at las alcobas in mexico city

aurora spa at las alcobas in mexico cityWanting to give spa-goers a taste of tradition, Aurora, The Spa at Las Alcobas (Mexico) teamed up with Lilia Mendoza, a recognized herbalist and soap maker for Manos que Curan, a Mexican soap company, to create a range of handmade body soaps. Each of the bars rely on natural ingredients that provide nourishing benefits to the skin. Spa-goers can choose among Amaranth, Milk, and Honey; Chamomile; Coffee; Cucumber and Nopal; Marigold; Marine Seaweed; Mint; Oats, Bran, and Honey; Rosemary; and Rose Petals. “In collaboration with all the women involved in the projects, we selected the most cherished Mexican ingredients for our soaps,” says Mendoza. “As there are so many raw ingredients to choose from, we focused on those that hold significance in the daily life of our culture, as well as being well-known for their individual healing properties.”

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