natural soap log

Natural Soap Logs

This is my natural soap log.  You can cut out 5-6 standard size bars or cut them into smaller portions and use them for children or as guest soaps.  I love the fact that I can cut whatever  size I want whenever I run out.  Now that I have used natural soap I could never […]

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What Are You Feeding Your Skin?

It’s not only what you are putting on your skin that matters, it’s also about what you are not putting on your skin. Even skin suffering from acne skin or severely damaged skin can benefit from a gentle cleaning using handmade soap containing the finest oils. You will see this difference very quickly, because the […]

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Olive oil

Olive Oil In Soap

Olive oil possesses a distinctive synergy with the our skin mainly because the composition of olive oil is, amazingly, very similar to the natural oils generated by human skin, as a result it is safe as well as fantastic for daily healthy skin care. It’s numerous natural vitamins also help to enrich our external bodies.

Natural olive oil soap is wonderful during long, hot showers. The soap deeply penetrates the skin and …

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Coconut oil

Coconut Oil In Soap

Coconut oil helps to make natural soaps lather wonderfully. It can help make soap hard, white and complete with plentiful, fluffy lather (even in very hard and even sea water). Coconut Oil is among the most commonly encountered ingredients used in the making of natural soap. A traditional coconut oil soap is clear when melted and a bright white when solidified …

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Palm oil

Sustainable Palm Oil

Sustainable Palm Oil, also referred to as vegetable tallow, produces a hard natural soap bar that cleanses effectively as well as being really quite mild. When avoiding animal fats it’s an excellent alternative to tallow and lard in pretty much all vegetable based soaps. It’s been widely used in soap making since around 1850 making it a time-proven ingredient. As a lovely conditioning oil it generates a very good lather and helps to make the soap last longer …

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Sunflower oil

Sunflower Oil

Sunflower oil is incredibly gentle not to mention mild when it comes to natural soaps. It contains Vitamin E which is a natural preservative so it resists becoming rancid. When used as an ingredient in natural soap it is actually among the more conditioning natural oils acting as an emollient to soften, relax and smooth the skin …

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Castor Oil

Castor Oil

Castor oil possesses moisturising, hydrating and conditioning qualities. It helps bring about a thick, small bubble, rich and creamy lather to natural soap in contrast to coconut oil’s thinner, big bubble, lather. It behaves much like glycerin, as a humectant, drawing moisture to the skin …

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