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Grandpa's Wonder Pine Tar Soap 3.25oz - Pack of 4

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Grandpa's Wonder Pine Tar Soap 3.25oz - Pack of 4


  EAN 010486007004
Weight: 386 g         122 reviews
Grandpa's Wonder Pine Tar Soap is mild enough to be used as your everyday soap, and is equally suited to bathing, showering, shampooing or shaving. It is vegetable-based, 100% biodegradable and contains no added colours or fragrances. The natural ingredients help to moisturise and deodorise the skin.

Over the years, Grandpa's Wonder Pine Tar Soap has proven to be one of our most popular products here at Woodlore, with Ray and the Woodlore team counted among its many loyal users. First created in the early 1870s, this unique soap has become world-renowned for its excellent daily cleansing abilities and natural healing properties for various skin ailments.

Grandpa's Pine Tar Soap has long been known to aid the treatment of a number of skin irritations, such as psoriasis, eczema, dandruff and rosacea. Regular use will keep skin clean and healthy, and help to avoid blemishes and breakouts. Another key benefit of this soap is its ability to alleviate the itching caused by PUPPPs, a condition that can occur in the late stages of pregnancy.

  • Mild, vegetable-based soap
  • 100% biodegradable
  • Creosote-free
  • No added colours or fragrances
  • Natural healing properties
  • Also suitable for pets!
  • Ingredients: Coconut oil, palm oil, purified water, pine tar (Pinus Palustris) oil, vegetable glycerin
  • Made with palm oil from Rainforest Alliance Certified™ farms
  • Each pack contains 4 x 3.25 oz. bars


  Delivery in 1-2 days within the United Kingdom
  UK Orders placed before 2PM GMT will be dispatched the same working day
  Overseas delivery times will vary depending on the destination

Please note that our offices are closed at weekends, so any orders placed after 2PM GMT on a Friday will not be dispatched until the following Monday.

Orders with a total value over £300.00 will be dispatched free via a next day delivery service within the UK at no extra cost.

Please note that in some instances, orders for heavy items may take an extra day to arrive.

  Overseas deliveries
For overseas deliveries, please refer to the following estimated delivery times:

  • Europe: 3 - 5 working days
  • Rest of the world: 5 - 7 working days


A full refund or exchange will be given provided that the items have not been worn or used, and are returned to us within 30 days of purchase, together with all relative labels and packaging. You are responsible for the cost of returning items.

Please ensure that you include a copy of your invoice, along with an explanation of why you have returned your goods. If you wish to return your goods for any reason, please do so to the following address:

Woodlore Limited
PO Box 3
East Sussex
TN19 7ZE
United Kingdom

Product Reviews

Grandpa's Wonder Pine Tar Soap 3.25oz - Pack of 4 is rated 5/5 based on 122 customer reviews.

All of our product reviews are from customers with verified purchases.

Overall Rating:


  1 of 122

  This soap just works.  

  Phil Jones
22nd February, 2021

Rated: 4/5

  2 of 122

  Smells great without being overpowering and works well for hair and body. I use it both at home and when out in the field.  

  Andy M
26th January, 2021

Rated: 5/5

  3 of 122

  My husband has used this for a while now and it’s fantastic. A great shampoo and soap all in one. It helps especially with eczema, heals heal skin blemishes. We love natural items such as this. Highly recommend. Keep in a soap box and will keep for ages.  

  Jennifer Brojek
7th January, 2021

Rated: 5/5

  4 of 122

  I've struggled to find a soap that doesn't make me itch, especially during winter months, until I tried this. Good smell, reminds me of campfires. Environmentally friendly too. On the expensive side for everyday use.  

  Andrew Moore
19th September, 2020

Rated: 5/5

  5 of 122

  Lovely soap. If you like the smell (aka scent) - which I and, more importantly, SWMBO do - then well worth the price. Usual swift delivery from Woodlore.  

  Robert Griffiths
4th September, 2020

Rated: 5/5

  6 of 122

  Great product! I have used it when on my expeditions in the past and recently better that bottled products. Always feel fresh and clean afterwards.  

4th September, 2020

Rated: 5/5

  7 of 122

  Not the cheapest soap in the world, but in my honest opinion one of the nicest smelling. It is the cheapest price online though. It's great for my skin too. Every time I use it I'm transported back to Fundamentals in the woods in Scotland. Which is dead nice in my urban shower. I buy in bulk to save on shipping. 3 years continuous use and I still love it. In fact it's lather good, sorry, couldn't resist.  

  Bill Clark
26th August, 2020

Rated: 5/5

  8 of 122

  Excellent product, excellent service. Thank you.  

  Jo Naden
19th August, 2020

Rated: 5/5

  9 of 122

  Great soap. I used to buy the shower gel but it seems Woodlore and Amazon have both stopped selling much of it, so I opted to try the soap instead. I don't normally use soap, I usually use shower gel. However, this brand seems to be great at everything they've made. I've tried the shower gel, the shampoo and now the soap. They all leave you feeling really clean and fresh, none of the products have ever irritated my sensitive skin, and they're all environmentally friendly. Some other benefits of this soap are that it seems to be seriously long lasting compared with other soaps. Maybe part of that reason is that none of my other family members have been using it as I've been keeping it kind of out of sight, not for selfish reasons. It lathers up very well. I bought a 4 pack so I feel like at this rate it's going to last me all year.  

  Vincent Lewis-gough
12th July, 2020

Rated: 5/5

  10 of 122

  I have very sensitive skin and have always struggled to find a soap the doesn’t cause flare ups. I normally use simple soap but really needed a change. This soap is very good, it smells like lifebuoy coal tar soap. It is ever so slightly drying in my shins and my head but otherwise it is excellent. It’s also true that the price at Woodlore is very competitive. Very good for travelling as you don’t need shampoo too. Highly recommended.  

  Julian Witor
26th June, 2020

Rated: 5/5

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