Potassium Cocoate

Potassium Cocoate is a is a potassium salt of coconut acid. In other words, it is the resulting surfactant that is created by the reaction of coconut oil and potassium hydroxide (saponification). It is Castile soaps cousin, but instead of being made of olive oil, it is made from coconut oil. The same process of…

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Preparing Pumpkin Products For Autumn

Preparing pumpkin products for autumn a month ahead of time is crucial, especially if you make cold process soap. Here are several product ideas using our pumpkin bases and additives, perfect for your fall lineup. These bases contain extra virgin organic pumpkin seed oil. You can also use pumpkin powder in many of our stock bases such…

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Relaxing Gift Set Ideas

Relaxing gift set ideas are easy to overthink because everyone’s idea of relaxation is different. Here are some relaxing gift set…

Galaxy Jelly Soap

This brilliant, star-studded Galaxy Soap recipe elevates our Jelly Soap base to the next level. It is super simple to make,…

Base Troubleshoot

Troubleshooting our Personal Care Bases is a topic brought up often when we talk here at Essentials. We are always looking…

Fragrance, How It Affects Us

Let’s talk about fragrance, how it affects us. Most people use it in personal care products. Granted, some people prefer to…

Festival Ready Beauty Products

Festival ready beauty products are hot this season. Read on and I will show you how to give your customers what…

Pampering Mom Gift Sets

Pampering mom gift sets are a must have option for your customers. Mothers deserve to be treated like a queen, and…

Travel Size Hand Wash

A travel size hand wash is a great product to have on your shelves as the Spring outdoor season comes around. …