Desiree Marsau (@marsau_botanicals)

#MarsauBotanicalsBatch03. Rose clay ombré with activated charcoal veins. Scented with pink grapefruit and Virginian cedarwood essential oils.

This recipe ended up being so soft it took over a week to get this loaf out of my silicon mold and there was even a little bit of tearing as I took it out. Being a brand new soaper I'm overly anxious to cut my creations to reveal the interiors... I should have waited a few more days. I think it looks pretty neat, though. And it can definitely be cleaned up in post after it dries for a while. Going to give the bottom a few more days to dry before I cut it.

As for the streaks of charcoal- I was not careful enough when dusting the layers to create my veins. I let charcoal fall all over the lip and outside of the box. I didn't realize the effect it would create when unmolding... streaky drag marks. It looks kind of interesting, but being a perfectionist I wish they weren't there. I'll have to plane them away. I saw a video from Soap Queen where she was delicately tapping the charcoal inside the box and then blowing the dust so that it reached the corners. It looked like a total pain in the ass which is why I didn't go that route but I've learned my lesson. Soap design is a delicate process and shortcuts can lead to inferior results. (Although they can also lead to some pretty unique happy accidents!) I was too timid with my ombré. Was hoping it would be less subtle. I've been having trouble with adjusting my natural colors... this is just going to take a lot of practice and a lot more research. I'm determined not to switch to lab colors but, damn, natural colorants are uniquely difficult to work with in soap. Lye is a real son-of-a-bitch! On the one hand you can't create true soap/saponification without it, on the other hand it changes or destroys so many natural colors and additives in soap. Classic "can't live with it, can't live without it" I guess. 🤷🏼‍♀️ Oils: olive, coconut, sweet almond, castor, shea butter, and jojoba. I think the problem with it being too soft resulted from substituting (sustainably sourced) palm (a hard oil) with sweet almond (soft).

Laura Aponte (@soapbeadsew)

Sneak peek of my most recent baby... It's called "Dreams of the Beach" it smells like coconut, with subtle notes of citrus combined with floral notes of jasmine and lavender, with a background of musk and wood notes. Will be ready for sale in 3 weeks! Website coming up soon! #soapmaker #soapmaking #artisansoap #handmadesoap #followforfollow #onlineshopping #floridalife #floridasoapmaker

Noëlle + Chris (@bollafrescasoap)

Is there anything cuter than a beagle booty?! 😂😍 Come see all the happy little butts, hug some adoptable pups, drink some local beer, and shop small and local tomorrow at @woofinwaggle 11-4! We can't wait!! Tons of new bandanas, restocked dog soaps + paw wax, shave + beard kits, toner, AND we might have a new soap scent up our sleeve! See y'all tomorrow! #adoptdontshop #shopsmall #shoplocal #rescuebeagle #rescuealltheanimals #crueltyfree #skincare #artisansoap #hotprocesssoap #handmade #handcrafted #dogsupplies #treatyoself #treatyodog #raleigh #cary #durham #919 #rdumakers

Etsy Elite (@etsyelite)

Home Made Therapeutic Beauty skin care by @Tamarasbeautysecrets 🌸🌺💐🌷 These handcrafted mini flowers soaps are great for sensitive skin and make perfect party favors, or bridal shower and wedding favors.

This soothing Glycerin soap is
handmade from all natural quality food-grade oils, skin safe
fragrances, essential oils, natural and mineral pigments.

So #treatyoself or your party guests and shop the collection of home made skin care products at TAMARASBEAUTYSECRETS.ETSY.COM 💜😘

Honey Locust Home (@honeylocusthome)

Farmer's Market Saturday! Come buy your soap at Indian Valley Farmers Market. Lots of great local vendors. #honeylocusthome #farmersmarket

Touch Body Works (@touch_body_works)

A little sweet, a little spicy. It must be the Red Honey Soap, part of the Night Out Collection. Get it today. Find us at Eastern Market in Detroit Saturday, Sunday, and Tuesday.

#detroiteasternmarket #touchbodyworks #NightOut

Trish 🌿 (@scenthive)

New soap discovery, @chivasskincare! Adorable box, lovely almond scent, nice lather, non-drying, picked it up with my @beautyhabit order. What's not to love? 🐐🌱🖤

Aisha Issa (@yeesha_skintherapy)

Wet Soap... Palmy Dots I had alot of fun making these babies last month. The sole function of these cuties is Exfoliation. It works wonder in exfoliating dead skin cells on the body. Its super moisturizing and conditioning.. the smell is superb too. Its also suitable for kids and teenagers.
#soaps #soap #cpsoap #honey #emollient #oatmeal #handmade #homemade #handmadesoap #palmydots #livenatural #istagram #istasoap #naturals #teamnatural #soapmaking #buylocal #buyfromme #soapcrafting #artisansoap #supportsmallbusiness #soapshare #madeinafrica #nigeriasoapmaker #nigeria #yeeshaskintherapy

Jennifer Schroeder (@garrisongoatcompany)

Come on down to Bench today! Katie and I will be here all day, selling lovely cheese boards and soap. We would love to see you!

#benchmade #bench #omaha #artisansoap #artisancheese #handmade #local #nebraskamade #milkmaids #milkmaidstuff #dairy #farmher

daükens arôme co ~ Tiara (@daukensaromeco)

We've partnered up with a chapter of THE HOMELESS PERI🔴D PROJECT organization and have created the Very Cherry 🍒 Artisan Soap! We will be donating these soaps to the organization in an effort to help them in their mission of making a difference in the lives of homeless and underprivileged girls and women. They provide menstrual products, give hope and restore dignity and we're honored to be able to help contribute to their mission. These homeless and underprivileged girls and women more than likely aren't afforded the opportunity to enjoy a handmade skin benefiting soap that we consider to be a luxury and necessity if you experience skin ailments...not to mention who doesn't love a pretty bar of soap?! These bars will be available on our site in August and all sales will contribute to helping us donate these soaps to the organization. You can find more information on THE HOMELESS PERI🔴D PROJECT by visiting www.homelessperiodproject.org

Carolina Soap Market (@carolinasoapmarket)

Find us today at @solacoffee from 9am to 1 pm for their Pop Up Market. Show special is 4 soaps for $22 and FREE lip balm with soap purchase. #uptownraleigh #solapopup

(@saltedsanctuarysoap)

@communitymarket is cancelled today but @dimehandmade is open every Saturday from 10am-6pm. They carry goods from 50 or so local vendors! Go check it out because today was made for exploring! I tagged a few of my favorite artists in the picture. #explore #exploredenton #dentontx #dentonmakes #dentonmainstreet #downtowndenton #creativelifehappylife #craftsposure #artisansoap #calledtobecreative #shoplocal #shopsmall #shopdenton #shopdenton #dimehandmade

L Bass (@mamabasshandmadesoap)

A limited quantity of Space Junkie will be available for purchase TODAY AT 4 PM CST in the Mama Bass Etsy Shop update! There will also be several more soaps and a few bathbombs as well! If you've been wanting one, today's a good day to snag one! #spacejunkie #soap #handmadesoap #space #galaxy #cosmic #planets #crystals #quartz #crystal #moon #stars #swirls #soapshare #brambleon #obsessed #science #scienceiscool #art #soapart #artisansoap #etsy #etsyseller #etsyfinds #happysoap #soapismydope

Serendipia Panamá By E. (@serendipiapanama)

Jabones artesanos🌿. una de las elecciones de Lorena para darle las gracias a sus anfitrionas por su hermoso baby shower🌿
Te gusta la idea? 📲6736-4837/DM.

Erin Dughie (@ziastreet)

I launched my new liquid soap yesterday at the NM Arts and Crafts Fair 🙌🏼🙌🏼. It's scented with bergamot, geranium, and eucalyptus and will leave your hands super soft 😻. I had some trouble getting my liquid soap just right, but it was worth the wait! Labels from @stickermule. DM me if you want more details for purchasing 🛁🚰 #soap #soapshare #aromatherapy #soapmaking #handmadesoap #liquidsoap #artisansoap #artisan #etsywholesale #etsyshop #etsyseller #smallbusiness #makersgonnamake #makersmovement #craftsposure #crafting #shoplocal #shopsmall

Victoria (@joy.vikh)

Мыло с нуля «Секрет Клеопатры», сваренное на молоке с добавлением измельченных лепестков чайной розы. Имеет натуральный сливочный аромат с легким ароматом розы. Масла: оливковое, кокосовое, пальмовое, касторовое, масло Ши(Карите). Без красителей и отдушек. 100% натуральное и чистое. Вес — 73г Цена — 37грн
Доступно 23.07.17
Резерв/заказ
#мылоснуля #мылоназаказ #натуральноемыло #молочноемыло #роза #soap #soapfromscratch #instasoap #naturalsoap #milksoap #rose #jabon #artisansoap #jabonartesanal #kleopatra
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