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  • Is it Hard to Make Soap?

    Quick answer: It depends. This is a loaded question… I you ask me right now after all my years of experience, I’d say no it’s not hard at all.. But...
  • Green Clay Facial Soap

    This recipe makes a gentle moisturizing soap perfect for cleansing the face. Ingredients: Olive Oil 240 gm Coconut Oil 190 gm Mango Butter 70 gm Yl...
  • 3 Reasons You Had a Soap Fail

    I know how disappointing it can be to work hard on making your soap only to have it not turn out as you expected. It is both disappointing and frus...
  • Adding Clay To Your Soap

    I love adding clay to my soap for many reasons.   I love the beautiful, muted, neutral, earthy colors. I find them very calming and grounding. Cl...
  • Adding Beeswax to Soap

    Beeswax is a wonderful ingredient to add in your cold process soap.  It is incredibly moisturizing and soothing, and can give you a harder bar of s...
  • How to Use a Lye Calculator

    Learning to use a soap calculator might seem confusing, but in today’s blog post I’m going to take out all the mystery by sharing how to use the So...
  • How to Convert Your Recipe from Weights to Percentages

    When making soap, measuring the weights of all your ingredients is very important to ensure that the process goes well and you can use your soap sa...
  • How to Calculate the Amount of Soap to Fill A Soap Mold

    Picture This: Your new mold arrives in the mail and you are super excited to try it out with a new batch of soap. But then you wonder, will your fa...
  • The Essential Tools You Really Need When You are First Starting Out

    Well Hello There Once Again! This week I wanted to share the most important tools you will need if you are justing starting out to make soap. I kno...
  • 5 Tips for Starting a Business

      You’ve been making soap for sometime and your friends and family have been asking you to make more and encouraging you to start selling. So now y...
  • 3 Ways to Make Your Soap Stand Out

    It’s no secret, there are many soap makers out there with beautiful unique soaps and watching all their beautiful creations might leave you feeling...
  • Do I Have to Use Distilled Water?

    We know that water is a key ingredient in making soap. Not only that, it needs to be measured very precisely to make sure we have enough water to m...