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Posted: Wednesday, February 08, 2017

20 Creative Uses for Liquid Castile Soap – Care2.com

Castile soap is a delightful, multi-use product whose history stretches back thousands of years to the Castile region of Spain (hence the name).  The story goes that, after millennia of use in Syria, Crusaders encountered caravans of the stuff being transported along the Silk Road. The Crusaders then promptly took some back with them to Europe, where they recreated the formula for manufacturing at home. There’s a reason we are still using…

Posted: Sunday, February 05, 2017

New parents, you can put down the organic soap – The Leader

You can’t walk down the street of any neighborhood in this area without seeing a mom or dad chasing one kid on a bike while pushing a baby stroller furiously behind. I’m concerned about the babies in the strollers. In all likelihood, these youngsters happen to be the second born, and I’m not sure how they’re surviving. My wife and I have a 3-year-old monster named Hank. And Hank now…

Posted: Friday, February 03, 2017

Aleppo soap "made in France" – RFI

Constantini (left) and Frederique cut the freshly-made laurel soap “made in France” at the Alepia factory AFP/Philippe Lopez Podcast Download this edition The Syrian town of Aleppo is famous for its laurel soap. But since the war reduced the city to ruins, the vast majority of its 50 factories have closed. Now the soap is being manufactured 4,000 kms away, on the outskirts of Paris. Franco-Syrian businessman Samir Constantini began…

Posted: Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Alepo soap finds refuge in France – RFI

The fragrance of laurel seed oil wafts through the Alepia soap factory in Santeny, 30kms south-east of Paris. In the laboratory Hassan Harastani, wearing white overalls, pours the hot dark green gel that will become the soap into wooden trays while chatting with factory owner Samir Constantani. “We leave it here for 12 hours in order to solidify,” explains Harastani, a master soapmaker for more than 30 years. He learned…

Posted: Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Soap.Club Releases New and Improved Oatmeal Goat’s Milk Natural Soap – Digital Journal

Soap.Club introduces their new and improved oatmeal goat’s milk natural soap on Amazon third week of January. Connie Farrar, founder of Soap.Club, talks about the reformulation and how it is made more effective for individuals with sensitive skin. “The team is very excited about this release. Oatmeal goat’s milk soap has always been one of the popular scents in Soap.Club’s line so making this upgrade is definitely something the team…

Posted: Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Aleppo soap finds refuge in France – RFI

Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Soap.Club Releases New and Improved Oatmeal Goat’s Milk Natural Soap – Digital Journal

Soap.Club introduces their new and improved oatmeal goat’s milk natural soap on Amazon third week of January. Connie Farrar, founder of Soap.Club, talks about the reformulation and how it is made more effective for individuals with sensitive skin. “The team is very excited about this release. Oatmeal goat’s milk soap has always been one of the popular scents in Soap.Club’s line so making this upgrade is definitely something the team…

Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Soap.Club Releases New and Improved Oatmeal Goat’s Milk Natural Soap – Digital Journal

Soap.Club introduces their new and improved oatmeal goat’s milk natural soap on Amazon third week of January. Connie Farrar, founder of Soap.Club, talks about the reformulation and how it is made more effective for individuals with sensitive skin. “The team is very excited about this release. Oatmeal goat’s milk soap has always been one of the popular scents in Soap.Club’s line so making this upgrade is definitely something the team…

Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Soap.Club Releases New and Improved Oatmeal Goat’s Milk Natural Soap – Digital Journal

Soap.Club introduces their new and improved oatmeal goat’s milk natural soap on Amazon third week of January. Connie Farrar, founder of Soap.Club, talks about the reformulation and how it is made more effective for individuals with sensitive skin. “The team is very excited about this release. Oatmeal goat’s milk soap has always been one of the popular scents in Soap.Club’s line so making this upgrade is definitely something the team…

Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Soap.Club Releases New and Improved Oatmeal Goat’s Milk Natural Soap – Digital Journal

Soap.Club introduces their new and improved oatmeal goat’s milk natural soap on Amazon third week of January. Connie Farrar, founder of Soap.Club, talks about the reformulation and how it is made more effective for individuals with sensitive skin. “The team is very excited about this release. Oatmeal goat’s milk soap has always been one of the popular scents in Soap.Club’s line so making this upgrade is definitely something the team…

Posted: Monday, January 30, 2017

Soap.Club Releases New and Improved Oatmeal Goat’s Milk Natural Soap – Digital Journal

Soap.Club introduces their new and improved oatmeal goat’s milk natural soap on Amazon third week of January. Connie Farrar, founder of Soap.Club, talks about the reformulation and how it is made more effective for individuals with sensitive skin. “The team is very excited about this release. Oatmeal goat’s milk soap has always been one of the popular scents in Soap.Club’s line so making this upgrade is definitely something the team…

Posted: Monday, January 30, 2017

Bahrain beauty brand using Aleppo’s famous soap – Al-Arabiya

Posted: Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Bahrain beauty brand using Aleppo’s famous soap – Al-Arabiya

Posted: Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Bahrain beauty brand using Aleppo’s famous soap – Al-Arabiya

Posted: Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Bahrain beauty brand using Aleppo’s famous soap – Al-Arabiya

Posted: Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Bahrain beauty brand using Aleppo’s famous soap – Al-Arabiya

Posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

This Garlic & Holy Water Handmade Soap Is Sure to Keep Vampires at Bay – odditycentral (blog)

Are vampires real? Well, some people seem to think so, and a few actually identify as real-life vampires, but the jury is still out on whether Dracula-like creatures actually exist. But even if you’re skeptical about vampires, why not take every precaution to avoid becoming their dinner. After all, better safe then sorry, right?  PoJo’s Pure Vermont Soaps, a small online shop specializing in handmade soaps, has just…

Posted: Thursday, January 19, 2017

An Aleppo Tradition is Revived in Paris as France’s Own Soapmakers Duel – Olive Oil Times

Syrian soapmaker Hassan Harastani was forced out off Aleppo by years of brutal war during which the city’s famous Aleppo soap became one of the casualties. The maze of alleyways which once made up the ancient city of Aleppo used to house some 60 soap factories before it was reduced to rubble. The distinctive fragrance of olives and laurel which once wafted from the soap factories producing ‘Aleppo’s Green Gold’…

Posted: Wednesday, January 18, 2017

An Aleppo Tradition is Revived in Paris as France’s Own Soapmakers Duel – Olive Oil Times

Syrian soapmaker Hassan Harastani was forced out off Aleppo by years of brutal war during which the city’s famous Aleppo soap became one of the casualties. The maze of alleyways which once made up the ancient city of Aleppo used to house some 60 soap factories before it was reduced to rubble. The distinctive fragrance of olives and laurel which once wafted from the soap factories producing ‘Aleppo’s Green Gold’…

Posted: Wednesday, January 18, 2017