Welcome to the Great America Soap Swap : A Community Game for Soap Makers Every soap maker is welcome to join. You must be  a member in the Crafter’s Community here. Everyone can be a part of the Soap Swap including FREE members. (Once you register  you must be sureContinue Reading

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.Continue Reading