Do It Yourself is the ideal solution to use natural, healthy and economical products for the maintenance of your home, your laundry and for the hygiene of the whole family. Doing your laundry at home with Marseille soap shavings allows you to have an effective, economical and above all respectful of the planet detergent.

Rest assured: the recipe is as easy as it is quick!

Marseille soap from the Fer à Cheval soap factory is THE economical and ecological solution for your daily uses. Thanks to its composition based on 100% natural ingredients and its multiple virtues and uses, it allows a real reduction in expenses while respecting the planet.



Savings achieved for a household of 4 people over 1 year. That is an 83% reduction in the household laundry budget.


For 1L of laundry you will need:

- 20g of Marseille soap shavings (vegetable or pure olive, we recommend vegetable shavings for a neutral smell)
- 20g of baking soda for its deodorizing properties,
- 7g of soda crystals for its disinfectant properties without aggressiveness,
- 1L of hot water
- 1 empty bottle of 1L

In a one-litre container, pour in the order: the Marseille soap chips, the baking soda and the soda crystals. Mix and then add boiling water. Mix until ingredients are diluted.

Use 100ml per machine.

Equivalence :
-20 grams of shavings: 2. 5 tablespoons
- 20 grams of baking soda: 1 tablespoon and 1 teaspoon
- 7 grams of soda crystals: 1 teaspoon (about 5-6 grams)

The ingredients

The tricks

- stubborn stains: rub with the stain-removing stick before putting into the machine.

- For greasy stains: apply black soap to greasy stains and rub gently to penetrate. Leave on for a few minutes before washing in the machine or by hand.

- For stains of burlap / paint: apply a little soft black soap to the stain on the back of your laundry before washing it in the machine.

- Every time you wash, add a tablespoon of white vinegar to the drum of your machine: it will act as a natural softener and detangle your washing machine.