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Tutorial: Fresh Peaches and Cream Soap Recipe with Coconut Cream and Peach Puree guest contributors soap recipes and tutorials

This tutorial comes to you courtesy of Leanna Blacher.

Is there anything more classic and pure than peaches and cream? Consider this peaches and cream soap recipe a twist on the classic!! Instead...

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Welcoming a New Addition to Modern Soapmaking: Meet Stephanie news and updates

Back in March, I put out the call for applications for the perfect Community Coordinator to join the Modern Soapmaking team. This was a unique position in that the person needed advanced soapmaking...

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How To Choose The Best Name for Your Soap Business branding your business starting a soap business

Over the last week, I've spoken to no less than a dozen soapmakers who were held up in the process of starting their soap business because they couldn't choose a soap business name! Many of these...

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How to pH Test Soap the Right Way & Why It Matters! soap science and info

One of the common questions that come up on Modern Soapmaking, especially in hot process tutorials and liquid soapmaking tutorials, is how to pH test handmade soap. It's easy to understand why when...

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Q+A with a CPA: Keeping Track of Your Inventory for Tax Purposes guest contributors making money selling soap

This time of year, folks tend to ask a whole lotta questions about managing their inventory, what to count and what not to count, and the best practices to keeping track of inventory...

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Easy & Quick Tips for Making Liquid Soap Successfully guest contributors soap science and info

This article comes to you courtesy of Molly.

When soapmakers jump into making liquid soap, they often have trouble with the process because it's quite different from bar soapmaking! Boundaries...

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Tutorial: Natural Classic Lavender Soap Recipe soap recipes and tutorials

My mémère's favorite is a bar of classic lavender soap and she relies on me to keep her stocked up! Even though I don't sell soap anymore, I still make batches here and there for...

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Tutorial: Chocolate Covered Strawberry Soap Recipe guest contributors soap recipes and tutorials

This tutorial is brought to you courtesy of Leana Blacher.

Valentine's Day is coming up, and with it comes all of the sweets and treats! To celebrate the season, I'm sharing my take on a chocolate...

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If You Could Start Your Soap Business Over, What Would You Do Differently? starting a soap business

One of my favorite things about our Facebook group is that interesting discussions are always taking place! Recently, one of our members, Jennifer Jansen (From the Blue House) kicked off a great...

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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.

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