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Our Signature Hand Treatment

by | Wednesday, January 29, 2020 | 0 comment(s)

When was the last time you had a spa treatment? Spa treatments are amazingly beneficial and relaxing and being able to pamper yourself at home is the best way to relive that spa treatment at home! Product Display We really enjoy attending shows, craft fairs and farmers markets it’s the perfect opportunity for us meet you all and showcase the many products we offer. My husband Timothy Minor came up with the brilliant idea to bring warm water with us to events so that we could offer you...

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Our Three Main Soap Making Oils

by | Thursday, October 17, 2019 | 0 comment(s)

In our previous blog post The Chemistry of Soap we discussed how soap is made as it relates to its chemical make up. In this blog post we will be discussing the three main ingredients we use in our Gourmet Luxury Soap.Our goal is to educate our customers and we want you to have real and correct information. In this blog post I will be reviewing the main oils/butters that are used in our Gourmet Luxury Soap, Shea Butter, Olive Oil and Coconut Oil. I will...

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So what exactly is Activated Charcoal?

by | Thursday, October 3, 2019 | 0 comment(s)

In our previous blog post we introduced you to our Activated Charcoal Soap and by now many of you have been enjoying the soap and have requested more! So what exactly is activated charcoal? Well, According to Medical News Today "Activated charcoal is not the same substance as that found in charcoal bricks or burnt pieces of food.  The manufacture of activated charcoal makes it extremely absorbent, allowing it to bind to molecules, ions, or atoms. In...

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Soap Making Class 2011

by | Thursday, September 12, 2019 | 0 comment(s)
Soap Class 2011

While going through some old photos on our Facebook page I came across some photos of a soap class that I taught 8 years ago (that's right 8 years ago!). I just can't get over that it's been that long ago! When I was going through these photos it reminded me of how much I enjoyed teaching the class and how I thought it was so cool to be teaching the class in a science lab! To be able to look back on our business and see how far we have come is truly amazing! I am grateful for...

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