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Coronavirus, Goat's Milk Soap Natural Soap, Hand washing, Handmade Soap, Natural soap, Old fashioned soap, Organic soap -

March 9, 2020   Many people don't wash their hands correctly. They may just rub a little soap between the palms and ignore other parts of the hand. And if you do a slipshod job, the coronavirus pathogens will still be on your hands when you're done. And if you touch your hands to your face — as humans do about 200 times a day — those pathogens can infect you via eyes, nose or mouth. Wash for at least 20 seconds — singing the "Happy Birthday" song twice or the alphabet song at a reasonable pace will usually get you...

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Almond soap, avocado oils, Dry skin Care, Jojoba oil, Natural soap, Old fashioned soap, Psoriasis, Shea butter -

The ideal natural soaps for dry skin , using richer emollients, such as almond, avocado, shea butter, or jojoba oils. For those formulating with dry skin in mind, it’s not enough to simply moisturize skin again and again. That moisture has to remain in the skin. Adding the proper natural soap  will create a barrier to prevent that moisture from escaping, and then the moisturizers can begin to heal and repair the skin. The ideal natural soaps for dry skin is using richer emollients, such as almond, avocado, shea, or jojoba oils is a choice, as it functions both as...

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Artisan Soap, Lye soap, Making Soap, Old fashioned soap -

Soap is a wonderful thing. Most folks are so used to simply choosing a brand from the supermarket shelf; they never think about whats in it or how its made or whether its even good for them. Nevertheless, because we use it every day on our bodies, its worth knowing a little bit about how soap is made and where it comes from. When you think about it, the common act of washing our hands has revolutionized history.Soap is made from vegetable or animal fats and oils, mixed with a caustic alkali such as sodium hydroxide (lye) or potassium hydroxide...

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