Soap shaming. Have you been a victim? Are you guilty? Soap shaming is the practice of berating other soapmakers regarding their practice or ingredients of choice. Of course, this practice involves several hot topics (and other products), as well. They include, but are not limited to:
Ah, those New Year’s resolutions, they make us jolly in January, but are forgotten by February.
Did you make new year’s resolutions for 2017 when it comes to soap, bath and body or candles? Do you want to try something new? Start or grow a business? Join a group or association?
Whatever our individual goals and desires, we must do more than pronounce them on January first.
They take planning, research and determination that lasts the year through. You may find the guidelines below helpful in your goal-setting.
A lit candle is a beacon in the darkness and provides the feeling of warmth and welcome. The ambiance becomes cozy, even romantic with its presence. This is the power of a simple candle.
Container candles are among the most popular for home and small business enthusiasts, but are they easy to make? You just insert a wick and pour melted wax in, right? No! The truth is, making candles successfully and safely takes time and money. The mantra of experienced chandlers is, “Test, test, test.”