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Soap Challenge 2014: Rainbow Drop Swirl Video + Coconut Oil Free Soap Recipe soap recipes and tutorials

It's been awhile since I did one of Great Cakes Soapworks' Soap Challenges, but the drop swirl was something I've been wanting to revisit. Plus, I broke out a coconut oil free soap recipe for this...

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The Secret to the Absolutely Best Soap Recipe soap science and info

Your perfect soap recipe probably doesn’t exist. Yet.

Tired of testing endless recipes from randos on the web, never finding the perfect one? Well, I’m going to let you in on the...
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Troubleshooting: Partial Gel in Cold Process Soap soap science and info

In the Modern Soapmaking Troubleshooting Talk series, we explore various soap making problems and find out what went wrong plus share some tips and tricks to put the smack down on issues that pop...

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Interview: Suds Up with Evelina from Pieno Vonios soapmaker success stories starting a soap business

Time for another round of Suds Up with a Soapmaker interviews! I have been keeping my eyes on this lovely soapmaker, watching her soapmaking and her business evolve.

The immense amount of style and...

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Tutorial: Luxury Argan & Creamy Avocado Soap soap recipes and tutorials

I've been destashing lately and had a little over six ounces of argan oil hanging around. So, I decided it was time to whip up a luxurious facial soap by using a little pureed avocado. I...

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Can You Just Give Me Your Soap Recipe? starting a soap business

Or even better yet, where do you buy your ingredients? What's your blend of essential oils in this soap?

Sound familiar? You've gotten these questions before, right? Emails that go a little...

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Tutorial: French Pink Clay & Silk Soap with Hearts soap recipes and tutorials

It's the best time of year to pamper yourself. With Valentines Day fast approaching, do what you do best and whip up a batch of soap that will make your skin feel absolutely sinful. ;)

With the...

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Interview: Suds Up with Hajni from Mianra Artisan Soaps soapmaker success stories starting a soap business

We're kicking off the interviews of soapmakers with one darling and innovative soaper that I adore, hailing from Ireland.

Hajni of Mianra Artisan Soaps is an inspiration to me, she has found what...

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Tutorial: Snow Soap with Indigo & Cambrian Blue Clay soap recipes and tutorials

With the harsh winter weather upon us, and record-setting cold here in the Midwest, I decided it was time to cross off an item on my soapy to-do list!

Now, snow is notoriously dirty. You wouldn't...

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Troubleshooting: Volcano Soap & Soap Cracked on Top soap science and info

In the Modern Soapmaking Troubleshooting series, we explore various soap making problems and find out what went wrong plus share some tips and tricks to put the smack down on issues that pop up.

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Troubleshooting: Crackling & Glycerin Rivers in Soap soap science and info

In the Modern Soapmaking Troubleshooting series, we explore various soap making problems and find out what went wrong plus share some tips and tricks to put the smack down on issues that pop up.

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A Passion for Soap Making Video & A Reflection on My Soap Making Journey news and updates

This summer, I worked with a great company named Kindling to develop a promotional video featuring my soap making. I met Chase, one of the two great guys behind Kindling, through Zaarly. At the...

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