About Amanda Gail

I am a soapmaker, author and blogger! I started blogging in 2008, sharing soap recipes, design tutorials and publishing articles on various topics of soapmaking. I LOVE sharing my knowledge with our community and publish free content on my blog every week. If you would like to support what I do, please become a Patron to support my contributions to the soap making community. THANK YOU!

Legislative Update for the Handcrafted Soap Community

Every so often there is a rumble in the community about legislation that effects our handcrafted industry. The below info

By | September 22nd, 2016|Industry Legislation|0 Comments

Goal Setting FB LIVE Q&A with Benjamin and Amanda

Our most recent Facebook Live in Saponification Nation was all about goal setting. Listen to learn how to properly write

By | September 20th, 2016|Soapmaking Videos|1 Comment

Wholesaling Handcrafted Soap Q&A with Benjamin and Amanda

Wholesaling your soap can seem daunting and confusing, especially if you are new to owning a business. It can be

By | September 18th, 2016|Soap Business and Marketing, Soapmaking Videos, Wholesaling|1 Comment

Layered Mummy Halloween Soap Design and Recipe

Today I'm going to share with you another soap for Halloween. Did you see the Frankenstein soap? If not, check

Frankenstein Halloween CP Soap Design and Recipe

Ahhhh Frankenstein. Does anything represent monsters and Halloween better? Interesting fact. Did you know that the monster created by Victor

How to Remove Oil Spots From Soap Making Clothes, Towels and Aprons

As soap makers, we work with base oils such as olive oil, coconut oil, rice bran oil and even fragrance

By | September 11th, 2016|Soapmaking Tips, Soapmaking Tools and Equipment|3 Comments

Love Soap Color Palette

How to color this soap! The colored circles in the above graphic are actual soap using the colors below. Cool

By | September 8th, 2016|Soap Color Palettes|1 Comment

Clay Pots Natural Soap Color Palette

How to color this soap! The colored circles in the above graphic are actual soap using the colors below. Pink

By | September 8th, 2016|Soap Color Palettes|1 Comment