Tag: Lye

Well Mate, It’s Tea Tree Oil!

Have you ever heard of Tea Tree Oil?  I first became aware of it appearing in shampoos several years ago. I did not know very much about it so I joined my husband in doing some amazing research to learn about this substance, how it…

Do you Super Fat?

No, its not the latest diet trend, nor is it the name of an exercise plan…. it is a concept in soap making which requires the soap recipe to use a small percentage more of the oils (oil, butter, or fat) than the lye can…

Soap – Memories of the Past

The memories people share of making homemade soap years ago is perhaps far from the modern method of soap making and handcrafting cold process soap. We are pleased to say the process is efficient, and the product is vegan, with no animal products used.