THERE IS A NEED FOR MORE INGREDIENT EDUCATION

03 13 2020

There is a Need for More Ingredient EducationThink of how many products are used every day by the average American in order to keep us well groomed. According to a survey by the Environmental Working Group, EWP, the average person uses 9 products dai...
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IS THE BAR SOAP UNHEALTHY?

10 25 2019

THE GREAT DEBATE : IS THE BAR SOAP UNHEALTHY?Bar soap got a bad rap not so long ago because of claims that it harbored bacteria and germs in unhealthy numbers. Many consumers accepted those claims as the gospel truth and switched to liquid soap, beli...
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WHAT IS SHEA BUTTER ?

09 29 2019

Shea butter is the natural fat extracted from the nut of the Shea tree, also called Mangifolia tree, which grows in the semi-dry savannahs of West and Central Africa. Shea Butter Seeds Collecting the nuts and taking the butter out of them is a...
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HANDMADE SOAP VERSUS STORE BOUGHT SOAP

09 17 2019

AFTER 1 WEEK IN THE SHOWER: rectangle bar - triple milled soap from Whole Foods...round shape - OSB (Lemongrass from Organic Soap Bakery).Handmade soap preserves the integrity of the oils/fats/butters. Coconut oil goes in, saponified (made into...
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STORE BOUGHT SOAP RUNS THE DIRTIEST CAMPAIGN

01 31 2019

FDA BANS COMMON CHEMICALS FOUND IN ANTIBACTERIAL SOAP(Los Angeles, CA) – On September 2, 2016, the FDA announced a ban on chemicals commonly found in antibacterial hand soap. From triclosan, to dioxine, parabens, sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS) and ure...
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