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Beeswax Lip Balm Recipe

Making your own lip balm recipe is so much better than buying any tube of lip balm or chap stick from the store, and probably not near as natural as making your own beeswax lip balm. There are a few … Continue reading

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Recycle Bar Soap Pieces

When making and cutting soap you are sure to end up with all kinds of soap ends. Some ways to recycle bar soap pieces would be:

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Handmade soap storage and care

How to care for your soap? The first thing you need to know about homemade handmade soap is that it needs to breathe. This is important to help the soap cure – the longer it cures the harder the bar … Continue reading

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Best Shampoo Bars – Natural Shampoo Bars

There are many reason why a person should consider a Handmade Shampoo Bar. Most bars are made with all Natural Ingredients that have been chosen for the benefits of the hair and then formulated into a recipe using the most … Continue reading

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Water on Soap

Soap and Water Hard and Soft Water A nice bar of soap will lather well with hard or soft water, but soap does lather way better in soft water.

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Shrink Wrap Soap – should you shrink wrap your soap?

Lately I have had a few people asking me about shrink wrapping their soap, I guess one of the benefits to this is that people will not touch the soap, put it to their noses when smelling it (that one … Continue reading

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Handmade Laundry Soap Recipe

Making your own laundry soap can save you a lot of money, but not only that you know what goes into the product that will wash your clothing, bedding, etc. There are some very harmful chemicals in some products on … Continue reading

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Olive oil for Hair

Olive oil for hair….yes!  Who would have thought! Olive oil is amazing for your hair, and thankfully being a soap maker. I have lots of Olive oil.

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Natural soap labels

Ideas for labelling and presenting your Natural Soap There are many creative ways to wrap and label you soap.

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Homemade Soap Ingredients…and where to find them

Finding Handmade Soap Ingredients Kit are available for the crafter starting out making soap. These kits supply everything you need to make a few bars of soap, the oils, scents and colors are all included. You can get these through soap supply … Continue reading

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