Category: Bath & Body

We Have a Winner For Our Weekly Giveway!!

chemistry store weekly giveaway

WEEK 5/9/16 Our winner will receive our new and improved True Red Solid Color Cubes as a free gift from the Chemistry Store. Our Solid Color Cubes are highly concentrated colorants designed to be used with soap products manufactured by you! Enter our weekly giveaway, and you could win a prize free on your next order!  Just enter your name… Read more »

How to layer red, white and blue stars soap DIY!

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Colorful red, white and blue stars soap squares are a great way to show your support on Memorial Day! Of course we know what the stars stand for but they also can make a nice hand bar soap to help celebrate Memorial Day! DIY Colorful Red, White and Blue Stars Soap Bars Recipe 1 Milky… Read more »

DIY Red Poppy Flower Soap Bar Recipe!

Memorial Day field of poppies

The history of Memorial Day is very interesting.  Did you know that the Poppy flower is the holiday flower? What are Poppies? They are a herbaceous plant with showy flowers, milky sap, and rounded seed capsules. Many poppies contain alkaloids and are a source of drugs such as morphine and codeine. In 1915, following the Second… Read more »

We have to stop meeting like this!!! — TGIF is here!!

TGIF end of work week

We did it!  How was your work week?  I do believe a fun filled weekend is in order!  Don’t You? It’s Friday, which means it’s the end of the work week. As you move into your weekend, remember not to let your fatigue and stress hold you back in your career or your life! Let’s end… Read more »

Why You Should Use Essential Oils for Your Respiratory System 4/18 – Weekly Roundup

Use essential oils for the respiratory system

The Respiratory System!! Why should you use essential oils? The Respiratory System Nose, throat and lung infections are conditions which respond very well to treatment with essential oils.  Inhalation is very effective way of utilizing their properties, for ‘although after arriving in the bronchi the main part will be exhaled directly by the lungs, they… Read more »

How to find the best digital scale for soap making!

One Time Only Digital Scale Sale

One Time Only SALE!!! 58% Off!!! To all you Soap makers, weekend crafters, kitchen ninjas or hobbyist!! You know how important it is to measure the exact amount of ingredients for the project you are working on right? One Time Only SALE!!! $29.95 was $71.95 LIMITED EDITION ESCALI ALIMENTO “ROSE LEVY BERANBAUM” SCALE (SPECS) GET MORE… Read more »

Why You Should Use Essentials for Your Skin 4/18 – Weekly Roundup

floral scented essential oils

How do Essential Oils work?  Can they help your skin? How Essential Oils Work The therapeutic potential of essential oils, like other plants-derived remedies has yet to be fully realized.  Although numerous medical herbs have been utilized since antiquity, many of which have been exploited to provide the biologically active compounds which form the basis… Read more »

DIY Linen Spray with Cyclomethicone and Air Freshener!

linen smell cyclomethicone spray

Make your own Linen Spray and Air Freshener with Cyclomethicone!  It is so easy and smells so fresh!! Keep your home smelling fresh all year round! With school being out the kids will be running around the house, so you want your home to look and smell great for when you have guests!  But as… Read more »

DIY – 3 Easy Steps Perfume for Mother’s Day!!

DIY perfume bottles

You can make that perfect perfume with that favorite scent for Mother’s Day!! Three easy simple steps… Let’s make some perfume for Mother’s day as well as for personal or business use! We all know that Mother’s Day is a day to honor all the moms in your life, and if you are a mother, then… Read more »

DIY Hot Process Soap for Mother’s Day!

hot process soap bars

What is the difference between Cold Process and Hot Process Soap? The main difference between the cold process and hot process methods is temperature. In cold process, hot oils and lye are combined to initiate the saponification process.  Hot process soaping is fantastic and quick!  This method gives results in a style by design bar… Read more »

DIY Cold Process Soap for Mother’s Day!

colorful cold process soap

What is cold process soap?   Cold Process soap making is the act of mixing fixed oils (common oils include Olive, Coconut and Palm) with an alkali (Sodium Hydroxide or Lye). The result is a chemical process called saponification, where the composition of the oils change with the help of the lye to create a… Read more »

4/4/16 – Weekly Roundup – Getting Ready for Mother’s Day!

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Mother’s Day is a very special holiday…having said that, you definitely want to give that perfect gift! Did you know that celebration of Mother’s Day began in the United States in the early 20th century; it is not related to the many celebrations of mothers and motherhood that have occurred throughout the world over thousands… Read more »

Creative flower soaps and kids crafting!

Beautiful colorful hibiscus for sell

So many ways to be creative when making handmade soap or crafting!!…CONTINUATION! Check out our Crafting Library for all of these recipes and much more!! Remember creativity comes from within ourselves.  Again because there are so many ways to make soap and other skin/bath care products, we thought it would be nice to take a… Read more »

Take a look back at holiday soap making projects!

Chemistry Store Soap Display

So many ways to be creative when making handmade soap or a skin care product!! Check out our Crafting Library for all of these recipes and much more!! The creativity comes from within ourselves.  Because there are so many ways to make soap and other skin/bath care products, we thought it would be nice to… Read more »

TGIF – Yes it is Friday 4/01/16 and We are so Happy!!!

Happy Friday from the Chemistry Store

This is no April Fools!!  So why are we happy?  Well it’s Friday!!!  Why do we like Friday?? Ten reasons why Friday’s are soooo wonderful! It’s HERE! The day we’ve been waiting for all week, the day that will free us from obligations and let us back into the weekend wild. It’s Friday! We sing… Read more »

More DIY Melt & Pour Spring Flowers Recipe!

colorful spring tulips blooms

MORE SPRING FLOWERS RECIPES!!! Flowers are in bloom! The flowers will be in full bloom so this is the time to capture their beauty or even make a colorful arrangement of flower shaped soap bars!  Pull out all those flower molds and left over soap making supplies and let’s make a bouquet! We are making… Read more »

DIY Melt & Pour Spring Flowers Recipe!

Orange spring blooming flowers

Flowers are in bloom! The flowers will be in full bloom so this is the time to capture their beauty or even make a colorful arrangement of flower shaped soap bars!  Pull out all those flower molds and left over soap making supplies and let’s make a bouquet! We are making a nice colorful flower… Read more »

Need A Guide to Scenting Handmade Soap?

Chemistry Store essential oil and fragrance guide

Do you ever think about using a guide to help with the finding the right scent for your skin care products? Well you can never have too many guides and points of reference!! Making your own handmade soap This is a thrilling process, and one of the most exciting things about it is creating your own… Read more »

3/28 Weekly Roundup – April Showers Bring May Flowers!

April showers brings May flowers

Flowers, flowers, flowers, yes April showers brings May flowers!! Interesting facts Did you know that the proverb “March winds and April showers bring May flowers”, actually was recorded in 1886 and as the saying changed, “Sweet April showers/Do spring May flowers”, was recorded in a poem as a common expression in English speaking countries in… Read more »

3/21 Weekly Giveaway: 1lb Natural Sunflower Butter!!

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Lucky Winner!! Sunflower Butter is an excellent moisturizer suited for a variety of skin care applications. What you can do with Sunflower Butter? Sunflower Butter is a product that combines all the attributes of Sunflower Oil with Beeswax and Soy Oil to form a creamy luxurious butter for use in Lip Balms, Lip Sticks, Creams and… Read more »

Top 10 Ingredients for Lotions & Creams

DIY keep young healthy skin

Want to know how to keep your skin healthy & young? Curious? It is so easy!  Start your personal DIY lotions and creams skin care product line now!!  You will see amazing results almost instantly! We are ready and prepared to help you!!  Also, visit our Crafting Library for recipes, ideas and helpful tips! Top… Read more »