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California Bar Soaps Made Affordable

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California Bar Soaps Made Affordable

These days consumers are always looking for the most affordable option when it comes to soap. Larger soap companies offer bars for as low as a dollar a piece at times. One often wonders how can a small company like Costa California compete with such competition? The answer is in the ingredients and weight of the bar. Even the partners here have used such bars in the past and didn't think twice.  All of that came to a halt after realizing that some bars actually leave your skin feeling dry after using them.It occurred that quality ingredients should be available...

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Ditching Plastic Bottles But Does Bar Soap Carry Bacteria?

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Ditching Plastic Bottles But Does Bar Soap Carry Bacteria?

The Truth About Bar Soap!

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Are All Handmade Soaps The Same?

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Are All Handmade Soaps The Same?

Are All Handmade Soaps The Same? And is lye safe to use in soap making?

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How Handmade Soap Bars Save the Planet

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How Handmade Soap Bars Save the Planet

While soap is one of the most common items we use in our daily lives, it can also have an impact on lives that aren't necessarily ours alone. This directly refers to animals that thrive in the seas that make up a majority of our planet.  Bottles of body wash and other products, amount to an excess of plastic winding up in the sea. This isn't to say that soaps, shampoos and detergents are the only culprits contributing to plastic waste and debris. While many efforts are being made to curb the habits and methods of our current consumption, there...

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