4 Amazing Benefits of Hops in Skin Care

                                                Recently, in one of our soap making classes, a student described how he was brewing his own beer and wondered if he could use his beer in soap making.  He was on to something a bit more complicated than our introduction class could handle, but we did make a goat’s milk soap with…

Impressive Reasons to Love Hemp Lotion

Serious hydration for seriously dry skin! New to The Soap Hag,  is a  unique “power-house” moisturizer called Hemp Lite Body Lotion. At festivals last year, we tested the waters to see if people would be receptive to a Hemp product because of the oils’ natural ties to the marijuana plant.  We were pleasantly surprised to…

Jewelweed Soap-Hit the Road Rash!

The Jewelweed plant has been used for centuries in North America as an effective, natural remedy against plant-producing rashes, acne and eczema.  The juicy leaves and stems from Jewelweed, produce compounds that counteract the harmful chemicals that induce the insane itch and long-lasting rash of poison ivy and other nasty plants.  Here in Upstate New…