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Q+A with a CPA: How to Handle Home Business Taxes Like a Professional guest contributors making money selling soap starting a soap business

A lot of great soap companies got their start in home kitchens, spare bedrooms, and garages. And we think that's awesome! Creating great products in the comfort of your own home is totally doable....

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Soap Visor Review: A New Kind of Safety Gear guest contributors soap science and info

This post is brought to you courtesy of Izza.

Safety gear in soapmaking is an absolute necessity, but goggles can be a huge pain. Especially for those of us who sport glasses. Is there another...

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4 Ways to Extend the Shelf Life of Your Essential Oils guest contributors soap science and info

This post is brought to you courtesy of Kacie.

Essential oils are a pricey investment for any soap and cosmetic formulator. It's one of the biggest complaints we see among makers who first tackle...

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Tutorial: Fresh Turmeric and Almond Milk Soap Recipe guest contributors soap recipes and tutorials

This tutorial is brought to you courtesy of Leanna Blacher.

Nothing gets my creative juices flowing more than trying new ingredients. So, when I spotted fresh turmeric at my local Fresh Market...

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Sneak Peek Tutorial: Citrus Breeze Brine Soap by The Nerdy Farm Wife guest contributors soap recipes and tutorials

A few months ago, I received an email from Jan Berry, the rockstar creator behind TheNerdyFarmWife.com, regarding her upcoming book. She wanted to be sure she credited me with the creation of the ...

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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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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: 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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Tutorial: Modern Sandalwood Ombré Soap Recipe guest contributors soap recipes and tutorials

The ombré trend is popular for good reason. It's timeless, a show stopper and looks so effortless, especially as a soap design. It is also a good way to see your colorant in action. I know I...

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Tutorial: Midnight Star Melt and Pour Soap Cake Recipe guest contributors soap recipes and tutorials

This tutorial is brought to you courtesy of Ariane.

In my shop, I always have a Cake of the Day soap sitting on the counter by the cash register. My regular clients love to come back weekly to...

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Tutorial: Fall Medley Soap with Homemade Apple Cider and Pumpkin Puree guest contributors soap recipes and tutorials

This tutorial comes to you courtesy of Leanna Blacher.

Fall is here!! And with it comes all of the lovely foods and drinks and colors and scents. Why not incorporate fall into a soap? I couldn't...

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