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Palm Oil

Palm Oil is derived from the fruit of the Palm Tree. It is originally from West Africa, but can flourish wherever heat and rainfall are abundant. Today, Palm trees are grown through out Africa, Asia, South America, Indonesia, and Malaysia. Malaysia and Indonesia produce Read More

Palm Oil 2018-06-01T08:22:59+00:00


The Squalane we use is derived from Olives, as it is a natural component of many vegetable oils. It is also part of our skin’s natural oils, or sebum. The levels of Squalane peak in our 20’s and start rapidly decreasing in our 30’s. Read More

Squalane 2018-06-01T08:25:49+00:00

Why use Handmade Soap?

Soap makers are often asked the difference between handmade soap and store bought soap. This is a very good question. Handmade soap is created by a chemical reaction between oils, fats and lye. After the reaction is completed (the reaction is called saponification), a Read More

Why use Handmade Soap? 2018-06-01T08:27:10+00:00