Tips & Tricks

Natural vs. Organic

With so many buzzwords used in beauty product marketing, sometimes it can be hard to discern what you think you’re buying versus what you’re actually getting. “Natural” and “Organic” are […]

Soap Behaving Badly

I started my soaping adventures when I was young (ah, sweet 16), and have learned that not everything turns out perfectly the first time. Sometimes despite your best efforts during a soaping […]

On Assembling Soap Boxes

Beautiful handcrafted soap? ✔ Check. A schedule of craft shows, list of farmers’ markets, or growing Etsy shop? ✔ Check. Equally lovely packaging to go with your equally lovely soaps? Uh-oh! […]

Surprise your Sweetie: Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Even though we’re only halfway through December, it’s never too early to start planning for special handcrafted treats you have in mind for Valentine’s Day. This is especially true when […]

Guest Post: Perfectly Preserved + a body butter recipe

Lotions and butters are some of the most popular bath and body products, but they’re also products that can raise the most questions. Questions such as “Do I need a […]

Prepare Your Colorants for Cold Process Soap Making

Are you excited to make your first batch of cold process soap? Make sure you prep your colorants!  In this Soap Queen Short we show you what you need to […]

Formulating Cold Process Recipes

It may be the foundation of cold process soapmaking, and it’s often the most difficult and intimidating part — formulating a cold process recipe. From this post about my favorite […]

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