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Gift Idea: Bath & Body Inspired Lotions

Bath and body lotions make a great gift for just about everyone: teachers, kids, adults…everyone loves a flavored lotion. During…

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Lime Margarita Melt and Pour Soap Recipe

Introduction Cinco de Mayo! We love to celebrate with a nice margarita or two, don’t we? This soap was inspired by…

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Melt and Pour 101: Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting in Melt and Pour Soap Have you been experiencing difficulty in melt and pour soapmaking? You’re not alone. When…

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Melt and Pour 101: Techniques

Beginner Techniques in Melt and Pour Soap Now that you’ve mastered the basics of melt and pour soapmaking, it’s time…

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Melt and Pour 101: Additives & Botanicals

Additives & Botanicals in Melt and Pour Soap Thank you for joining us again this Saturday for some melt and…

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DIY Coffee-Infused Body Butter

Did you know coffee can be a powerful ingredient in your personal care products? Check out the luxurious benefits for…

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Melt and Pour 101: Fragrance & Essential Oils

Fragrance & Essential Oils in Melt and Pour Soap I have been very much looking forward to writing this post…

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Melt and Pour 101: Colorants

Melt and Pour Soap Colorants Last week we discussed choosing a soap base and today I wanted to dive into…

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Melt and Pour 101: Choosing a Soap Base

Base Breakdown With over 30 melt and pour soap bases to choose from, there is a lot of variety for…

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Mulberry Mosaic Soap

Introduction What a blizzard we faced here in the Midwest! Cleveland, Ohio saw snow accumulations of upwards of 18 inches!…

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Melt and Pour 101: Introduction

This beginner-focused blog series, Melt and Pour 101, will focus on the very basics of melt and pour soapmaking.

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Hobby to Business Series: Craft Show Season

Preface Craft show season is once again upon us, providing the perfect venue for Artisans to get out in the…

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Hobby to Business Series: Where to Sell Your Product

Where to Sell Your Product Finding a place to sell your handmade goods can seem overwhelming if you’re not sure…

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Hobby to Business Series: Labeling Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of the Labeling segment in our Hobby to Business Series. Ideally, you have now either conjured…

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Hobby to Business Series: Cosmetic Labeling

Today we will explore some of the general cosmetic labeling guidelines as well as some useful tips to take into consideration.

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Surprise Inside Spider Soap

Halloween is a fun time of year, not only for the little ones but adults as well! Whether you still…