Castor Oil is a light gold oil that is expeller pressed from the bean of the Ricinus Communis, a tropical perennial shrub. Castor Oil Properties It acts as a humectant by drawing moisture from the air. Is easily absorbed by the skin making it a great skin softener and conditioner. Will produce a stable lather in handmade […]

This may seem like such an obvious thing that it is hardly worthy of a posting unto itself.  In our present world of liquid pump soaps and alcohol gels, you may rarely give it any thought.  I would argue that soap is something we should all give a bit more thought to. By general definition, […]