(today’s Top5 feature includes 5 things needed to make our bar soap!)
2. Essential Oils (steam distilled or cold pressed- always from a plant- never manufactured)
3. Organic coconut oil (for a rad lather)
4. A drawing to dress it (laser cut rubber stamp)
5. Soap cutter
organic calendula petals, soothes the skin
rosemary essential oil, it takes approximately 6 pounds of plant to make 1 oz of essential oil (pictured here). respect.
coconut oil is good for everything
ouch! jk, it’s not sharp at all. you can cut soap with a butter knife.
To be honest, everyone is going to have a slightly different idea of what ethically sourced means, which is why it's difficult to define. But most people understand ethical sourcing as sourcing ingredients and materials in a responsible and sustainable manner that considers the people and environment throughout the process.
Exfoliation is pretty simple, it's removing dead cells from the surface of your skin. It can be a confusing topic because of conflicting information on what products to use, how often to use them and why you use them.
We're always learning more about how our waste impacts our planet. Waste contributes to the pollution of our oceans and lakes, and it increases the greenhouse gas effect that causes global warming. The three R's aren't cutting it, so now we have the five R's; Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, and Rot. Let's break them down.