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Monday Highlight: Keylime Pie Specialty Soap

It’s another Monday Highlight, and today I’m going to point out our delicious Keylime Pie Soap!  This is one of our original soap recipes, and it’s definitely a favorite. We’ve made this soap with tons of wonderful ingredients for what … Continue reading

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Sunday Soap Ingredient: Avocado Oil

Oops!  This post is a little late, forgot to upload it yesterday. Today’s Sunday Soap Ingredient is: Avocado Oil!  We love to use avocado oil in our products, but especially in our coconut milk soaps. Avocados are a deliciously fatty … Continue reading

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Sunday Soap Ingredient #2: Castor Seed Oil

Welcome back to another Sunday Soap Ingredient post!  Today I’ll be talking about castor seed oil, a really great oil that adds much to handmade soap.  This oil really should be in every soapmaker’s ingredient box since it is such … Continue reading

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Adding Fruit to Soap

Yesterday I had the fortune to successfully attempt a soap I infused with fresh papaya, guava and kiwi in a base of mango nectar.  I know there’s not a lot of information out there about how to successfully make fruit … Continue reading

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The Importance of Branding

I thought I’d write up a quick blog post about something I’ve come to discover as a new business owner.  And that is: Brand. Your. Stuff. This may not seem very important if you’re just starting out.  You might think … Continue reading

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Ready for a 2012 Revamp

I’d like to take a moment to say I’m preparing to revamp my product labels and pictures on my etsy store for a more cohesive and professional look! Stef over at Umlaut Graphics has been helping me in the graphics … Continue reading

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What’s the Difference in Handmade Soaps?

The world of natural and handmade soaps can be very confusing.  I remember when I was first introduced to the novel idea of making my own soap I had a hard time understand what all  the terminology was about, and … Continue reading

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