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Shopping for Vegan Soap Online

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Shopping for Vegan Soap Online

Recently one of our loyal customers brought up a very interesting point about buying vegan soap online, and how one is to determine the fragrance by sniffing their smart phone or desktop computer. What? Okay we are not there yet, however, send the idea to Elon Musk.Normally the customer relies on the product description, which in this case should speak to the fragrance or essential oil aroma. This doesn't always necessarily represent exactly how it smells. Costa Californica also has unique fragrance names that are at time challenging to imagine how they would smell.While other soap makers use common fragrances...

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How the Global Bar Soap Market Will Reach $26 Billion by 2024

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How the Global Bar Soap Market Will Reach $26 Billion by 2024

According to Expert Market Research, the production of bar soap has witnessed a significant growth during 2014-2018. The most prominent factors that are currently pushing the bar soap market are a growing population. With the increase in health awareness and rising levels of hygiene among consumers, vegan bar soaps are commonly sought out. Consumers are compelled to use soaps specific to their needs in order to stay hygienic, in addition to maintaining healthy skin. For this reason, the global demand has significantly increased in the past several years. The shift in the consumer preferences has also resulted in a growing...

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Bar Soaps Vs. Bottled Round 2

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Bar Soaps Vs. Bottled Round 2

Recently consumers have begged the question regarding whether liquid body wash, or bars soaps retain bacteria on the surface? Possible scenarios consist of the risk that a roommate might use your bar soap, rendering it contaminated? Well, according to recent studies, there is little risk in washing with a soap bar previously used by someone else. Why you might ask? It is simple, bar soaps are generally personal items that are use individually.Some people ask how can a bar of soap have bacteria on it and yet not spread germs?This is because washing is a two step process. You start...

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What Does RSPO Mean and Why it Matters

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What Does RSPO Mean and Why it Matters

If you have ever seen or heard RSPO when buying soap, it means Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO).  This was established in 2004 with the objective of promoting the growth and use of sustainable palm oil products through credible global standards and engagement of stakeholders.The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil has developed a set of environmental and social criteria which companies must comply with in order to produce Certified Sustainable Palm Oil. When they are properly applied, these criteria can help to minimize the negative impact of palm oil cultivation on the environment and communities in palm oil-producing regions.What...

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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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