How I Make Our Soap

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I get a lot of questions from friends and customers about how I make our soap, so here’s how I do it!

The Ingredients

First, a little chemistry. Any and all soap is made of two main ingredients: 1) a strong base and 2) fatty acids. Bar soap is made with lye (also called caustic soda or sodium hydroxide) as the base and various fats to provide the fatty acids. Read more…

Essential Oils Or Fragrance Oils? What We Use And Why

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If you’ve read my post about essential oils, you know what they are, what they do and what they are not.  If you are familiar with our soaps and other products, you know that we use essential oils in many things but use fragrance oils in others. Read more…