Soap Fact Sheet:Soap Making1IntroductionThis fact sheet describes the history of soap, what is soap,how it’s made, and two processes to make soap. Soap is anecessary item for good hygiene. Teaching people how tomake soap can be a good addition to any water, sanitationand hygiene (WASH) project. Ingredients for making soapcan
Why do we need a preservative in topical cremes and cosmetics? A preservative is essential to help prevent microbes (bacteria, mold, and yeast) growing. Preservatives stop growth by acting on spores when they germinate and killing cells (usually by disrupting cell membranes) or by making the product hostile to growth.
Let’s walk through how to make a natural lotion, cream, body butter and moisturizer from scratch. Lotions, creams, body butters and skin soothers are all a combination of water/oil emulsions that are made with a blend of mostly the same ingredients. Light lotions and summer cremes tend to be
Accidents are called accidents for a reason, and even when responsible, careful smart people do what they are supposed to do, sometimes accidents happen. One rarely dives into hand made soap making without almost immediately hitting foot notes or comments from the author to makes sure that anyone attempting this
Once you embark on the path of hand made lotion making you will undoubtedly become familiar with a handful of popular preservatives in the DIY lotion world to prevent mold,fungus,yeast,and bacterial growth in your custom made products. Depending on what kind of lotion you make will influence the vulnerability that
What is a line sheet? This is a simple version of your product catalog that you circulate to potential buyers. With this printout you can establish a visual of your branding, the feel of your product, and the necessary information to buy your product from your prospective wholesale customers. The
What is CBD oil? CBD stands for cannabidiol. Cannabidiol (CBD) is a naturally occurring compound found in the resinous flower of cannabis, a plant with a rich history as a medicine going back thousands of years. In previous decades CBD was associated with marajuana because CBD and the dried herb