Goat's Milk Fun Facts

Goat's Milk Fun Facts

Here are a Few Fun Facts about Goat's Milk, compiled from assorted websites on the Internet:

* 1. More people drink goat milk rather than cow milk. It is estimated that 65 percent of the milk consumption worldwide is of goat milk.

* 2. Compared to cow milk, goat milk is less allergenic, naturally homogenized, easier to digest and rarely causes lactose intolerance.

* 3. Goat milk soap has been found to be an effective treatment for acne, can reduce wrinkles and signs of aging, and soothes dry and damaged skin. It contains ingredients that make it a natural moisturizer and exfoliator.

* 4. Goat milk soap is recommended for people with eczema and psoriasis because it is high in Vitamin A, needed to repair damaged skin.

* 5. Cleopatra, the great Egyptian queen known for her beauty, was said to bathe in goat's milk.

- Denise Perreault