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I started making handmade soaps when my husband couldn't find anything commercially that didn't leave his skin dry and itching in the winter. Once I realized what was actually in commercial soaps, I began looking for an alternative. Within a week of using even my basic first attempts, he was experiencing relief.

Handmade soap is so good for your skin-- oils are carefully selected for the properties they bring to the finished bars, and additives can be incorporated according to the purpose of the soap as well. Color and fragrance, if included, are top quality and skin safe. Handmade soap is gentle and will cleanse your skin without stripping it of moisture or causing dryness and irritation. Try it and see for yourself!

Soaping is a creative outlet for me, and I enjoy making something that can benefit others as well. There's something…

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  • Female
  • Born on February 28
  • Joined September 5, 2009

Favorite materials

olive oil, avocado oil, shea butter, cocoa butter, mango butter, castor oil

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About

I started making handmade soaps when my husband couldn't find anything commercially that didn't leave his skin dry and itching in the winter. Once I realized what was actually in commercial soaps, I began looking for an alternative. Within a week of using even my basic first attempts, he was experiencing relief.

Handmade soap is so good for your skin-- oils are carefully selected for the properties they bring to the finished bars, and additives can be incorporated according to the purpose of the soap as well. Color and fragrance, if included, are top quality and skin safe. Handmade soap is gentle and will cleanse your skin without stripping it of moisture or causing dryness and irritation. Try it and see for yourself!

Soaping is a creative outlet for me, and I enjoy making something that can benefit others as well. There's something therapeutic about using a soap made the 'old fashioned way' and connecting with the past; not to mention starting every day with a good-smelling soap in the shower!

I'm also just starting a new Etsy shop for my photography: http://www.etsy.com/people/SilverMapleImages

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