Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
It’s important to adhere to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) during the manufacture of products. This ensures that your products are manufactured in a clean, hygienic environment and
Plastic mould design and production at The Soap Kitchen
Meet Colin Fox the mould designer (aka Clive)
In this article Colin talks us through and describes the way vacuum-formed moulds are designed and produced for sale
Diary of a Maker - March - Sophie Weld-Davies
January is usually seen as a chance to regroup, rethink and plan for the upcoming year and at Made At Burngate Farm we are not the exception. This year we are having to do
Building blocks for a successful soap making business.
You have a passion for making soap. Your friends and family love your products and tell you that you should start a business selling them. This makes sense because
Make your own Fragrant Candles
There are several candle kits available from The Soap Kitchen and they make the perfect gift for Mothers Day, birthdays or any other special occasion. They are really easy to use so we thought
How to set up a business?
You have decided that you want to turn your hobby into a business or you realise that you are earning some money from your hobby. Either way you need to know how to set up a business. But where
An introduction to Preservatives and Product preservation
An introduction to Preservatives and Product preservation by Scott Grainger of Cosmetic Safety Consultants Ltd
Why preserve cosmetics?
Many cosmetic formulations
Diary of a Maker - February - Sarah Harper
The idea behind the Clovelly Soap Company started life in 2004 when I decided to change the pace of my busy life in the city and heal the negative effects that commercial skin