Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Reduce Inflammation Diet

Can changing your diet really help to reduce inflammation?  Yes it can, but be aware of other problems that can occur.  Maybe not for everyone, but when removing one thing from the body it can react and cause other problems … Continue reading

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Soap Making Terms

Have you ever been confused by the many soap making terms and abbreviations that are mentioned on websites or in recipes. Well here is a pretty good list of abbreviations and terms to help you through.

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Essential Oils that Repel Ticks

Essential Oils that Naturally Repel Ticks Avoid Lyme disease from Ticks with Essential Oils You have probably heard that a tick bite can lead to contracting Lyme disease, but researchers are also learning that ticks can also transmit other dangerous diseases.

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Naming your Soap Company – what is a good name?

So you have decided to start your own soap company and now you need a name.

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Christmas Craft Fair – just some thoughts as I’m packing

I’m packing for a couple craft fairs this weekend so thought I’d share some thoughts as I go along.

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What is Glycerin?

What is Vegetable Glycerin? Vegetable glycerin is a thick liquid similar to the thickness of maple syrup; it is produced using plant oils. Most often the plant oils used to produce vegetable glycerin are Palm, Coconut and Soy.

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The Farmers Market – Selling your Soap

Selling Soap at the Farmers Market How to become a Vendor Most Farmers Markets have an application form you will need to fill out.  Usually there will be a membership fee to pay and the fee for your space.  I … Continue reading

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Itchy Skin? Can Natural Soap help itchy skin?

I can speak from personal knowledge on how terrible it is to suffer from itchy skin, having suffered from Eczema I can remember times I’d be so itchy and miserable. Growing up at home our soap was Irish Spring.

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Knowing your soap – What to know when purchasing Handmade Soap

  Interest in soap making or making your own is becoming increasingly popular within the last few years. Wonderful skin friendly soaps are being made and sold by soap specialists who mix vegetable oils, essential oils, herbs and/or botanicals and … Continue reading

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Labeling the Eco-Friendly Way

Labeling Eco-Friendly what does it mean and what are the guidelines?

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