What is superfatting soap
Superfatting soap is done to make the soap more moisturizing. To superfat you would add additional oil to your recipe at the trace stage, by doing this the oil will not get saponified and will free float in the soap, giving a more moisturizing and gentle bar of soap. Continue reading
Shea butter is an ivory colored butter that has a nutty smell and comes from the Karite Tree which is also called the Shea Tree. With its high concentrations of fatty acids and vitamins Shea butter has been reported to be a powerful skin softener and have considerable healing properties.
Creamy Whipped Shea Butter Recipe
Make your own lotion bars with this recipe. The Natural Cocoa butter contained in this bar is what has made it so popular, when this bar is applied to the skin, it melts very slowly moisturizing the skin with its proven moisturizing abilities. Continue reading
DEET Free Insect Repellent
The spring and summer months are a great time to get outside and enjoy mother nature. But getting bit by mosquitoes can make you want to stay inside.
Most people reach for the most popular insect repellent, which typically contains a pesticide called DEET. Continue reading
Growing your own Cannabis
Now that Cannabis is legalized in Canada what does that mean for someone that wants to grow their own?
Can I grow my own? Yes you can, you can grow up to 4 cannabis plants. Now the thing to pay attention to is this amount is not per person. This is per household, also you may not sell the cannabis you grow at home to others.
Some provinces and territories have applied other restrictions and or are looking at what they need to do. Continue reading
Ready to do a Trade Show
If you are ready to take your soap making business to the next level, looking into a gift show or trade show may be the next step.
Trade shows can be a big investment for a small soap making company, but the financial returns can be great. Trade shows have thousands of people coming through and if you can draw the attention of a percentage of them it can really help your business. Continue reading
Dog Shampoo Bar Soap Recipe
I’ve used so many dog shampoo’s on my dog over the years which at times left him with dry flaky skin that was hard to clear up.
Finally I thought “well I had skin issues and made my own soap….why wouldn’t I make some for him” So It did and our little Nip was ever so happy.
This is the bar soap recipe I made for him and I don’t know why I didn’t make it sooner. Continue reading
Gardeners Hand Soap
Gardens Hand Soap cut and ready to label for the market
If you are a gardener like myself and don’t like to wear gloves in the garden.
Well for me it is basically because my hands are so small I can’t find any gloves that will fit well.
A really good Gardeners soap is what you will need. Continue reading
Shopping for your new baby or shopping for a shower gift, there is so much out there and suddenly you realize you need to find the best natural baby products for this little one.
The name doTerra comes from the Latin word “gift of the Earth”
This company was founded in 2008 and in 2013 had 350 corporate employees at its main headquarters in Utah as well as 100 employees at the doTerra offices in Australia, Japan, Europe and Taiwan. This company has been growing ever since beginning and as of 2017, doTerra had approximately 1,650 corporate employees
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About doTerra Products
In 2014, Doterra had over 150 products for sale which included essential oils, supplements and person care products. Continue reading