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Sudslawsoapmakingtips

If you are new to soap making here are some tips for you that you may find useful. Since we are constantly experimenting to strive for the perfect bar we never stop learning, so whenever we come across something of use we’ll add it here. Preparation is king Prepare your work surfaces ensuring they are free from clutter. If you…

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Handmadevsmassproduced

Handmade Natural Soap Vs Mass-Produced Soap Handmade natural soap and mass-produced soap may sometimes look the same but that is about where the similarity ends. Even some of the well-known soap and bath product brands passing themselves off as ‘natural’ or ‘full of nature’s bounty’ have long ingredient lists containing poor quality, cheap ingredients.Other ingredients such as Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS),…

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Sudslawglossary

Below you’ll find an ever-expanding range of definitions and information on soap making ingredients and terms names are shown in brackets.If you feel a term or definition should be added that could benefit other visitors, feel free to drop us a line. All accepted contributions are credited in this section. Please note, the information provided in this glossary and elsewhere in…

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Sudslawlegalities

Under current EU and UK legislation you are NOT required to have your soaps assessed by a suitably qualified and approved professional if you are making soaps and other bath products non-commercially for personal use or friends and family. If you are looking to develop and produce soaps and bath products for sale to the public you ARE required to have your…

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