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How to Use Your Soapmaking Skills for Soap Business Success starting a soap business

When you’re running a small soap biz, you wear a lot of hats. You’re the CEO, the dishwasher, the marketing team, the customer service rep, the production manager…and about 500...

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How to Invest in Your Soap Business's Success Wisely making money selling soap starting a soap business

When you’re getting your soap biz off the ground, you are probably being careful about where you spend your cash. For many new soapmakers in business that often looks like gathering up a list...

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How to Choose a Target Market that Will Make You Profitable branding your business promoting your products starting a soap business

Do you struggle to connect with your customers? When potential buyers see your Instagram posts, land on your website, and chat you up at your markets, do they feel right at home? They should. To...

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Why I'm Closing My Free Facebook Group (Sorry to the 14k Members) news and updates

Shortly after I started Modern Soapmaking, I flung open the doors to my free Facebook group, the Business of Soapmaking with Modern Soapmaking. (We call it BoS for short!)

In fact, according to...

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Find Out How Sweaty Workouts Inspired a Successful Soap Biz making money selling soap news and updates soapmaker success stories starting a soap business

What happens when your sweaty ass boyfriend comes home from jiu-jitsu and wants to get it on?

If you're like most women, you make that stinky man hop in the shower before laying a finger on you....

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The Best Places to Get Stock Photos that Don't Suck branding your business promoting your products

There's a reason "a picture is worth a thousand words" is a cliche: it's true. Marketing your biz means you need to catch people's attention. And the competition to get customers' eyes on you is...

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How to Complete Your Cosmetic Notification Forms (Canada)

This article is brought to you courtesy of Jess.

Are you feeling overwhelmed at the thought of filling out your Cosmetic Notification Forms? If you've spent any time listening to other soapmakers...

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My Best Advice for Successful Holiday Craft Shows making money selling soap promoting your products

Every fall, a ton of questions from first-time holiday craft show vendors start streaming in. How much product do I take? What do I need? Any advice? If this sounds like burning hot questions, you...

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How to Make More Profit By Selling Soap Accessories making money selling soap

You pride yourself in making your products by hand. We get that! But what if bringing in a few items to resell alongside your soaps would make your customers even happier and increase your profits?...

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It's not enough to be "not racist."

We must do better.

We must be actively anti-racist in our professional and personal lives to change how society works. Black soapmakers, Indigenuous soapmakers, and soapmakers of color deserve an equal opportunity to live freely, make money, and follow their dreams. Read our anti-racism pledge, see what we are doing, & find out how you can join us in closing the gap.

Learn more about our commitment to anti-racism in business.