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Reminiscing With Thumbprint Soap: Then vs. Now

Posted by Katie Adams on

Reminiscing With Thumbprint Soap: Then vs. Now

Sometimes it's fun to look back at where you started to see how far you've come. I was looking back at some photos from when this business was first getting started and thought it would be fun to share some then vs. now photos. I made my very first solo batch of soap in October of 2013. I made it in an old plastic food container (because I didn't have anything else to use as a mold), and I was so proud of it I took professional photos! Once I got the basics down, I started experimenting with fragrances and colors....

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Yes, I DO Make This!

Posted by Katie Adams on

Yes, I DO Make This!

A common question I hear when I sell at in-person events is, "Do you make this?" (People often think that I'm selling for an MLM company). But yes! I do make all of the bath and body products I sell. Here are some details about my process. Making soap is the ultimate left brain meets right brain project. It is, first and foremost, a science project. There is a chemical reaction that takes place between the oils and the lye, and it's important to understand how it works before diving in. Safety gear is a must - breathing lye fumes is really...

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