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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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Sunday Soap Ingredient #1: Coconut Milk

Good afternoon and thanks for stopping by!  I’d like to try and add some interesting facts about the ingredients I enjoy using in the soaps I make to this blog, so I’ve designated Sundays as “Soap Ingredient Day”, where I’ll … 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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