Tag: Soap Making

Are There Affordable Ways to Get Started in Soap Making?

Affordable soap making

Are you afraid to jump in and start making your own personal skin care products?  Do you know how much it will cost?  Do you know how much to make? If you’ve thought about trying your hand at making soaps but were afraid of the start-up costs, ChemistryStore.com has new, affordable ways for you to… Read more »

Easy Drop Swirl Tutorial

Stick Blend Hot Process Soap

Creating beautiful, intricate swirls is one of the most fun things to do with cold process soap, but some of them can be intimidating for beginners. This simple drop swirl is quick, easy to do, and creates gorgeous designs that make each bar unique. Whether you’re just starting out or looking to switch up your… Read more »

Make Your Own Liquid Hand Soap


Liquid hand soap is a hot commodity in any household, and buying it from the store month after month can be expensive. Many people don’t realize that it’s actually quick and easy to make your own hand soap at home! ChemistryStore.com‘s Liquid Hand Soap Kit comes with everything you need to make a gallon of liquid… Read more »

High-Moisture Soaps to Enhance Your Skin’s Summer Glow

As summer winds down, it’s time to put away the swimsuits and beach towels and swap out the tank tops and tees for longer sleeves and skirts or pants. Even during the early fall, there are plenty of opportunities to show off that summery glow so long as you take the steps to preserve it…. Read more »

Soaps for Stress Reduction

stress reduction

Even on the lazy and hazy days of summer, your skin may be suffering as a result of stress. Perhaps you’re worried about what your kids are up to, or you’re anxious about an upcoming presentation at work. Using handmade soaps that include stress-reduction ingredients can help to calm your nerves, relax your body and… Read more »

A Guide to Making Soap with Embeds

When it comes to soaps with personality, style and panache, you can’t go wrong with embeds. At Chemistrystore.com, the newest Stephenson Melt and Pour soap embeds have arrived and are ready for you to get started crafting products that your friends, family and customers will love. This guide to using embeds will help you get… Read more »

Step It Up With Professional Molds

Once you’ve mastered the basics of soap making, such as making melt-and-pour soap from kits or making large soap loaves, it’s time to step up the creativity and put your soap making to the test. One way to do this is to try out some of the professional molds we offer at the ChemistryStore.com. Our professional… Read more »

Don’t miss out on the Shampoo Bar market!

Are you missing out on the Shampoo Bar market? While the finished product can resemble the appearance of a typical bar of soap, Shampoo Bar Soap Base is formulated specifically for hair. Many individuals prefer a shampoo bar because so many liquid shampoos are often made with synthetic ingredients. Our Stephenson Crystal SS Shampoo Bar… Read more »

Creating Signature Soaps and Lotions

With so many creative ingredients and tools, it’s easy for home hobbyists to create soaps and lotions that have a personal signature. From soap products with a romantic appeal or earthy look to those with a more whimsical design, the possibilities are endless. Romance It with Color, Texture and Scent You can use highly concentrated… Read more »