Tips to Avoid Olive Oil Fraud in Soapmaking

olive oil soap

We use it to cook. We use it for its antioxidants and overall health benefits. And it’s used regularly for making soap. In the realm of organic and natural, there are always products that possess a higher risk in quality. When it comes to olive oil, consumers risk sacrificing authenticity. The olive oil industry has a past worth investigating and a price tag worth over $1.5 billion. How Much Isn’t As Advertised? It’s been discovered that nearly 70% of EVOO sold in the world lacks Read more […]

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Why ‘Fragrance’ Isn’t So Positive Anymore

It’s everywhere. Depending on the season and weather conditions, a fragrance tells us what’s in bloom or what part of town we’re in. From cherry blossoms and lemon trees to peppermint and pine, scents have the power to draw us in. The problem is, fragrance and scent are more than just powerful triggers of memory. When synthetically-derived, fragrances are also the source of much short-term irritation and long-term health problems. In fact, throughout the skincare and scented products industries, Read more […]

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The Many Consistencies of Liquid Castile

Consistencies of Liquid Castile

Soap is just soap, right? Well, not quite. In fact, liquid castile remains the queen of soaps in our opinion…and we have the proof of growing castile sales here at Botanie. Not only is castile soap incredibly versatile, but it’s also gentle and vegan as well. Not to mention, the consistencies of liquid castile are multifaceted. Okay, but what IS castile soap? you may be wondering. Castile soap gets its name from the many olive-oil based soaps crafted in Castile, Spain. Unlike traditional tallow-based Read more […]

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Soap and Aromatherapy: Fall in Love With a Scent

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Of our five senses, smell is perhaps the strongest of them all. A scent can take you back to a moment in time, triggering a memory you may have all but forgotten. Today, people often use fragrances to set a mood–from a calming atmosphere to a more romantic vibe, burning a candle or using your favorite scented soap can help to accomplish that goal.  We want to showcase scents that drum up all the feel-good feelings for you! Find your favorite below and check out our collection of scents at Botanie Read more […]

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Five Steps to Start Your Own Online Soap Business in 2021

Are you ready to take control of your time and income in 2021? Starting an online business is a great way to do so! Owning an online business allows you to do all of the work from your own home and control the hours you are working, making it the perfect side gig or full time position. Once you decide to start your own online business, you need to decide what you are going to sell. At Botanie Soap, we sell white-labeled soap. That means that sellers purchase our soap, put their very own brand on Read more […]

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10 Ways to Sell An Extra Bar of Soap

So, you’ve ordered your own white-labeled Botanie Soap, designed especially with you in mind– now it’s time to sell the product! Selling the bulk of your product may not be the hardest part; sometimes, it’s the extras that can be left lingering! Luckily, Botanie soaps are long-lasting and if you’re left with a scant few bars after the busy holiday season, you may be wondering how to sell your extra inventory. Here are ten ways to sell an extra bar of soap to both new and returning customers Read more […]

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Botanie Holiday Schedule

Valued Botanie Soap Customer, I think we can all agree it’s time to leave 2020 behind and start fresh in 2021! That’s certainly the sentiment at Botanie headquarters. This year more than ever, we love and value our employees and their dedication to Botanie Soap. As a show of appreciation, we give everyone an extra week of paid vacation between the holidays. It’s a great way for them to spend bonus time with family and recharge. Plus they come back fresh and ready to go. This year we will be Read more […]

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Ten People on Your Gift List to Give Soap To

Gift from Santa

Shopping for the holidays can be a stressful activity. At Botanie Soap, we believe that our high-quality soap is a great gift for everyone on your list. There are ten people on your list, however, who are specifically great recipients of this thoughtful yet simple gift. 1- Your Child’s Teacher 2020 has been a tough year for all teachers, so it’s the perfect year to give your child’s teacher a kind gift. Wrap up a bar of peppermint leaf soap with a gift card to a local coffee shop for a thoughtful Read more […]

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How to Set Up a Shopify Store

Shopify Website Homepage

There are many ways you can successfully sell whitelabeled Botanie Soap, but selling online is one of the simplest and most effective ways. Not only can you run your online soap business completely out of your home, but you can also tap into a nearly unlimited number of customers since it allows you to sell all over your country and even the world. When it comes to setting up your online business, there are many options, such as building your own website, selling on Amazon or using a website building Read more […]

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How Essential Oils are Made

Essential Oil Bottle

Essential oils have been used for religious, healing and aesthetic purposes for thousands of years. Recently, they have once again become mainstream as popular stores and brands began selling them and consumers are becoming better educated about their uses. At Botanie, our soaps are scented with high-quality essential oils. The process of refining essential oils for our soap and other uses is quite intensive and requires elaborate tools. Here’s how it works. What Is an Essential Oil An essential Read more […]

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