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Dirty Fluid Pour Soap Challenge

In this month’s Great Cakes Soap Challenge, we had to create a batch of cold process soap using a method called the dirty fluid pour. The dirty fluid pour technique is actually a really cool method of pouring acrylic paint. 540 more words

Handmade Soap

Natural Green Soap Colorants: part 2

Last year I tested six natural green colorants in cold process soap – you can read about it here – and no sooner had I completed the experiment than I thought of all the… 1,613 more words


Day 2: Count down to Black Friday: Ditch toxic Dove for Organic bar soap

Not all soap is created equal! Below I have listed ingredients to avoid in face and body soap. I hear A LOT of people recommending or being recommended Dove soap for babies with sensitive skin and adults with acne. 627 more words

Organic Products & Living

Made it! (Blogtober 31)

Happy Halloween!

I hope you’ve all had a spooktastic evening (or managed to avoid one, whichever you prefer!)  But there’s another reason to celebrate tonight – Happy End of Blogtober! 501 more words

Cold Process

Social Saturday #4 - Instagram (Blogtober 28)

The fourth and final Social Saturday, at least for a while, features my current favourite social medium –  Instagram.  I was a bit of a latecomer it and if I’m totally honest I couldn’t initially see the point of it. 181 more words

Cold Process

Soap design is a product of it's time

Soap design and promotion is a product of it’s own time

I ventured out to research soap label designs of the past from various art forms from Art Deco, Victorian to French Art Nouveau. 276 more words