Potassium Cocoate

Potassium Cocoate is a is a potassium salt of coconut acid. In other words, it is the resulting surfactant that is…

Cranberry Bliss Bar Soap

Our Cranberry Bliss Bar Soap is a delightful twist on the popular treat. This is an advanced tutorial, however, it is…

JELLY SOAP ADDITIVES

We recently formulated a Jelly Soap Base and we at Essentials By Catalina wanted to find out what additives work and…

Make Your Own Premium Lotions!

TOP 8 HOMEMADE LOTION INGREDIENTS The list of possible additives for Soaps and Lotions could be potentially endless. Oils, butters, fragrances, and…

Essential Oil Basics

Essential Oil Basics Getting to know essential oils basics is crucial before you add them to personal care products or go…

Aromatherapy Basics

AROMATHERAPY HERBS TO USE IN SOAPS Your Soap Base is the single most important part of your soap recipe. However, there are…

SHEA BUTTER SOAP BASE

SHEA BUTTER SOAP SKIN CARE BENEFITS Our shea butter soap base is a great base, made with natural shea butter that…