The most expensive soap in the world costs about $2,800 US Dollars (USD) for just one bar. Produced in Qatar, the bar of soap contains powder made from pure gold and virgin honey and olive oil, and it is embedded with diamond powder. A bar of this soap weighs about 5.6 ounces (160 grams) and was made by a family-owned Lebanese soap company that claims the soap has spiritual and psychological powers that affect anyone who uses it. The product was showcased at the 2013 World Luxury Expo, alongside some of the other most expensive items in the world, including a $300 million USD penthouse.
More about most expensive items in the world:
- A pair of Levi's jeans customized with paint splatters by English artist Daniel Hirst is worth an estimated $127,000 USD.
- One of the world's most expensive bicycles, the Aurumania Gold Bike Crystal edition, is covered in 24-karat gold and is decorated with 600 Swarovski crystals, and it retails for about $114,000 USD.
- An Apple iPhone encrusted in white gold and diamonds is thought to be the world's most expensive mobile phone at a value of more than $2.5 million USD.