In the next few posts, we’re going to list some of the reasons why everyone who is concerned with the health of their skin should be using handmade soap.

The first benefit is glycerin. Handmade soap retains all the natural glycerin, unlike commercial soaps. Glycerin is a natural emollient that boosts lather, is milder and more gentle on the skin. Commercial producers remove the glycerin because it is a valuable chemical in its own right.

Although handmade beauty products generally cost a little more, isn’t your skin worth it?