The Herbarium at The Bathhouse & Soapery, Mevagissey, Cornwall




The Herbarium at The Bathhouse & Soapery in Mevagissey Cornwall, is our collection of herbs and flowers that we use within our products.We proudly display our ingredients, so that you can see exactly what goes into our products. The Herbarium holds Herbs, Whole plants or plant parts; these will usually be in dried form. The specimens in a herbarium are often used as ingredients in our soaps, bath soaks and skincare products.

The Bathhouse & Soapery prides it self on the ingredients that we source fr our products, We believe that NATURES INDULGENCE is PURE INDULGENCE. from Dried Rose Petals that are a very versatile flower, from Potpourri to natural wedding confetti. To Wild Nettle Leaves and Hops.

We use them all in our soap making process and also in our Bath Soaks, Bath Bombs, Bath Truffles and Organic Skincare Products.


Understand The Ingredients in Our Products!

ALOE VERA (also known by its Latin name of aloe barbadenis) is a commonly used plant extract that has soothing properties, antioxidant qualities, and serves as a hydrating agent for skin due to its polysaccharide and sterol content.

Aloe is thought to be one of the oldest remedies renowned for its healing qualities. It soothes itching and reduces redness and is excellent in calming sunburn or redness caused by the cold. 

We use it to soften, calm, and help protect the skin. 

We Use Aloe Vera Leaf Juice, In Our Face Creams, Hand Creams, Body Lotions and Gels. Aloe Vera Leaf Juice is also use in our Hand and Face Washes and Shampoo and Shower Gels.

Arnica (Arnica montana) is an aromatic, bitter, astringent herb that stimulates the immune system and relieves pain. A popular traditional remedy for bruises and sprains, the herb can also alleviate inflammation and clear fungal and bacterial infections. We use Arnica oil in our Sensitive Skin Cream, Muscle and Joint Gel and Muscle Balm.