Tag: Handcrafted Soapmakers Guild

Focus on – Shave Soap

we make s have soap. did you know that have soap saves your razor blade from degrading as quickly because we dont use harsh chemicals in our soap.

Whats so great about handcrafted cold processed soap?????

Until the early 1980s almost every bathroom had a few bars of soap… commercially made, bought in bulk from the grocery store.  TV commercials advocated virtues to using these bars of soap, and fed us a myth that if we used that soap we would develop special qualities…. beyond clean and fresh.  It was the heyday of brands like Irish Spring, Dial, and Dove.  Bar soap dominated the market, and we all used them. Then it happened – the advent of the liquid soap movement, and the antibacterial soap movement saw the ever expanding shelf displays of bottled liquid soap, of antibacterial soap.  The media whipped a frenzy of thoughts about how much bacteria was out there, and how we need to sanitize, to bomb our skin with antibacterial soaps.  And we did.

Focus on ingredients: Dragons Blood

So you read “Dragons Blood” and immediately you think of the big beast that lives to breathe fire and scare medieval folks, right? Well, surprise.  We first discovered this ingredient when we were doing research for and preparing to sell our soaps at a medieval 

Whats up with charcoal soap???

Charcoal is making its appearance in a wonderful soap bar we make. What do you know about charcoal? And what are the benefits? explore the topic with us today.