International Women’s Day L’Occitane Fair Trade Soap

March 8th marks International Women’s Day and we invite you to join L’Occitane in celebrating this special day with a limited-edition Women’s Day Soap.


For just $8, you can commemorate this day with L’Occitane’s fund-raising, fair trade soap. The Women’s Day Soaps are produced in Burkina Faso as part of a development partnership with a local factory. The factory has been run entirely by women and supports their economic emancipation.


  • Gently formulated with L’Occitane’s signature ingredient; Shea Butter
  • Adorned with an engraved motif which translates to “education”
  • 100% of the proceeds will help to build literacy centers for women in Burkina Faso, Africa
  • Since 2006 over 1,900 women have learned to read and write and over 5,000 women have been able to develop or enhance




L’Occitane’s Woman’s Day Soap retails for $8.00 and will be available March 8th on

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