I'm all about That Butter, Bout That Butter

I'm all about That Butter, Bout That Butter

Ghanaian women have used the wild Shea Butter fruit for years. They use it to protect themselves from the intense heat and hot dry winds coming from the Sahara. Their skin looks fantastic so it’s no wonder this fruit has gotten such a good reputation.

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What is The Fuss with Bamboo Charcoal Soap?

What is The Fuss with Bamboo Charcoal Soap?

“I need some of that black soap, you know, with the burnt stuff in it”.  I stared sweetly at my customer at the market wondering how long I’d let her struggle.  She started laughing and I pointed to

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We Are Not Like That XYZ Company and Here’s Why

We Are Not Like That XYZ Company and Here’s Why

Okay speaking frankly here (like there is any other option) I sort of loathe when customers come up to our booth and say “Oh you’re like XYX (insert big corporation here) and I say “no we are not”. The other day a lady looked surprised when I said that and she walked off.

 

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What is the Dealeo with Colourants?

What is the Dealeo with Colourants?

Another topic with so many views out there. So I’ll explain briefly the various colourants and what we use in our products.

There are FD & C colourants usually indicated on the label by D&C Red 7 or sometimes just Red 7 etc.  These are cosmetic dyes that are synthetic and there is much controversy surrounding these.  In the USA these are certified by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that controls

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Back to the Beginning

Back to the Beginning

It’s interesting the way life works. Years ago when we moved to Victoria, I had a group of friends who were all artists like me. I even started a “Dead Poet’s Society” gathering  (we had a different name but at this point in time I can’t remember what we called it) in our back yard

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