Is it a lie to say there’s no lye?

Recently, someone told me, “My dermatologist told me to use Dove instead of soap, because Dove doesn’t contain lye. Not true!  Dove is soap. And lye is used in the making of Dove and all soaps. If there’s no lye it’s not soap. Saponification, the process of making soap, is the alkaline hydrolysis of esters, and it occurs when lye and liquid […]