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A NEW CONDITIONING SHAMPOO BAR FRAGRANCE ~ YLANG YLANG, ORANGE AND LEMON ESSENTIAL OILS:
I loved my new blend of Orange, Lemon and Ylang Ylang Essential Oils so much that I decided to make another silicone free Conditioning Shampoo Bar using this blend. It smells fabulous and these essential oils are great for your hair. It is for all scalp conditions. This recipe has been formulated by me to clean and condition your hair and scalp, and leave hair clean, healthy, soft, and shiny. A nominal amount of soap on a sponge will produce volumes of lather! Every bar contains Pro-Vitamin B5 and Tussah Silk for radiant, silky hair.
--- YLANG YLANG essential oil has been used for centuries as a hair conditioner by many different cultures and continues to be used today to treat fine and limp hair. It is believed to penetrate deep into the hair follicles to provide moisture and leave hair soft and silky. It is also reputed to promote healthy hair growth and help treat split ends.
--- ORANGE essential oil is moisturizing for dry, damaged and brittle hair. It also strengthens the hair roots and stimulates growth.
--- LEMON essential oil stimulates the scalp and adds natural shine. It is also said to help with dandruff.
COFFEE SOAP ~ Great for chefs, gardeners, mechanics and more!
Coffee can provide more than a caffeine jolt to energize you in the morning. I was surprised to learn that coffee is touted as the world’s greatest source of antioxidants, making it a great addition to skin care.
Anti-aging: The antioxidants in caffeine can attack and eliminate the free radicals that are responsible for causing premature aging of skin.
Helps fight wrinkles and fine lines: The caffeine present in coffee can firm the appearance of skin, helping to reduce signs of wrinkles and fine lines.
Soothes sensitive skin: The anti-inflammatory properties of caffeine help reduce redness and inflammation.
Absorbs odors: Coffee and their grounds are one of nature’s best deodorizers, making coffee soap excellent for kitchen and other use to remove tough odors.
Detoxifying and cleansing: It is believed that the enzymes found in coffee can aid in detoxifying and cleansing skin, making it an excellent choice for gardeners, mechanics, and those with acne.
Exfoliation: Ground coffee beans exfoliate skin naturally to brighten and revive a dull complexion. Additionally, the acid in coffee gives you some chemical exfoliation on top of the mechanical exfoliation.
This soap also has pumice for an additional boost of cleansing and exfoliation.
My coffee soap has been made using my goat’s milk soap recipe. As such, it contributes extra moisturizing qualities, cleansing and other benefits. As with my other goat’s milk soaps, it has tussah silk for extra luxury, and kaolin clay to help stimulate circulation to the skin while gently cleansing, detoxifying, exfoliating and softening.
In addition to the natural fragrance provided by the coffee, it has been lightly fragranced with espresso.
DESIGN YOUR OWN LOAF OF SOAP!
How would you like to have a loaf of soap made just for you based upon your choices? Now is your chance to customize your own loaf of soap! Pick your type of soap and additives. Your bars can be cut into any size you like - a different bath size, or guest sized, or even for special favors for weddings, showers or parties. How about a spa party?! http://www.susanssumptuoussoaps.com/SoapLoaf.html
BLUE MAN: This is a duplication of the popular men’s cologne, Aquolina Blue Sugar. The base note of Black Patchouli blends perfectly with Orange Peel, Sparkling Mandarin, Coriander Leaves, Star Anise and Venezuela Tonka. It’s surprisingly sweet and majorly masculine.
PEPPERBERRY: A spicy, sensual mixture that starts out with traditional Black Pepper notes mixed with Black Orchid. It is accentuated with All Spice, Wildberries and Bulgarian Rose, and finishes up with heavier notes of Pine Needle, Oak and just a small hint of Vanilla. It is absolutely intoxicating.
VETYVER: A sensual blend inspired by the Bath & Body Works fragrance. Top notes of lemon and rosemary; middle notes containing florals, sandalwood and patchouli; and finished off with musk and vetiver. Although made with men in mind, women love this one too.
COCONUT MILK SOAP WITH AVOCADO & SHEA BUTTERS:
In addition to Hungarian Lavender, Lemon Basil, Pepperberry and Unscented, this one is now available in Spearmint Eucalyptus; an absolutely delectable spa-type fragrance! Invigorating eucalyptus and garden spearmint are brought together by lavender, citrus and a touch of calendula for a very energizing ~ but still mild ~ fragrance.
SEA SALT SOAP:
Sea salt is not only a natural detoxifier, absorbing toxins from the skin, but it is full of minerals beneficial to the skin. Unlike table salt, sea salt does not go through the same manufacturing processes so it is able to retain its beneficial minerals. It is also said to contribute to increased circulation, antiseptic effects, soft skin without a greasy feel, and reduction in fluid retention. Ancient Greeks and Romans used warm seawater as a therapy to help them relax. It is believed that sea salt bath therapy provides psychological benefits and improves quality of sleep.
There are two types of soaps made with sea salt. In the typical salt bar, salt is stirred into the soap batter before it is poured and offers exfoliation properties. In the Soleseife, or “German Brine” soap, the salt is dissolved in the water, so you get the benefits of bathing in salt water without the exfoliating properties of undissolved salt. This Sea Salt Soap is German Brine soap.
This wonderful soap is available in two fragrances:
- PEPPERBERRY – A spicy, sensual mixture that starts out with traditional Black Pepper notes mixed with Black Orchid. It is accentuated with All Spice, Wildberries and Bulgarian Rose, and finishes up with heavier notes of Pine Needle, Oak and just a small hint of Vanilla. It is absolutely intoxicating.
- SPEARMINT EUCALYPTUS - An absolutely delectable spa-type fragrance! Invigorating eucalyptus and garden spearmint are brought together by lavender, citrus and a touch of calendula for a very energizing ~ but still mild ~ fragrance.
DO YOU WANT TO EARN FREE BARS OF SUSAN'S SUMPTUOUS SOAPS?
For every new customer you refer, I will e-mail you a coupon for one full-sized bar of Susan’s Sumptuous Soaps! You will be able to redeem your coupon at Grandma’s Attic Antique Mall in Bemidji, Minnesota or directly from me (shipping charges, if applicable, will apply). When you refer someone, simply give me the name of the referral and I will e-mail you a coupon when your referral places an order! It’s a Win/Win/Win!!!
Just so you know, I LOVE special order and customization requests! I can customize something for you, or put together any kind of Sumptuous Soap gift(s). If you tell me how much you'd like to spend on a gift package, I will make some suggestions for you! You don't have to pay a lot for a thoughtful little gift!
You're busy and your time is valuable. There are many ways in which you can purchase my soap and other spa products. Your order is only a phone call, e-mail, or fax away! Pick the method that works best for you!
Purchase from local retailers:
BEMIDJI, MINNESOTA: Susan's Sumptuous Soaps are available in Bemidji, Minnesota at Grandma's Attic Antique Mall, 502 Third Street NW (the Ink Spot building). Their phone number is (218) 759-8931. There's a pretty good selection of Sumptuous Soaps there, but I would also be delighted to make custom orders available there for you at your request! Their hours are Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Lots of treasures to see there, and new finds are always coming in!
BECIDA, MINNESOTA: Susan’s Sumptuous Soaps are available in Becida, Minnesota at Headwaters Alpacas (same building as P S P Insurance Services), right next to the Becida Bar & Grill on County Road 9. I’d be delighted to make custom orders available there for you at your request! Stop and see their wonderful display of alpaca products and other creations made by local artisans. Their hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Evening and weekend appointments can be arranged by calling Headwaters Alpacas at (218) 407-7016.
Purchase directly from me via e-mail:
Send me an e-mail telling me what you'd like to order and I can send your order to you with an Invoice. You can mail your payment to me upon your receipt, or you can pay from an Invoice through PayPal after you order.
Purchase directly from me via telephone:
If the phone works best for you, give me a call and let me know what you'd like to order. If I'm not available when you call, I'll get back to you promptly.
Call me at 218-854-7285
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You can add your items to your shopping cart. When you are finished, you will be able to finalize your purchase through PayPal at their website. It's easy and secure. If you have any questions about using PayPal, just let me know. There are no fees charged to you for using PayPal; fees are only charged to sellers.
Purchase through my Etsy shop:
Following is a link to my Etsy shop. It is easy and secure to purchase through Etsy. If you have any questions about purchasing through Etsy, let me know. There are no fees charged to you for purchasing through Etsy; fees are only charged to sellers.
Thank you for your interest in Susan's Sumptuous Soaps!
I appreciate your business!
Susan Stillwell ~ Soap Connoisseur
Susan's Sumptuous Soaps
14795 - 428th Street, Laporte, MN 56461-4280