New Year, New Hobby: Soapmaking!

With the calendar officially turning to 2021, many people will be starting their New Year’s Resolutions. While some might be to cut out a certain activity, there are numerous individuals who would like to add something new to their lives. Soapmaking is a great hobby, and the Stephenson Melt & Pour Soap Bases make it…

Make Palm Oil Soap, Sustainably

Palm oil is rightfully a contentious ingredient when it comes to ethical purchasing. The production of palm oil has been cited as one of the leading causes of harmful deforestation, a problem that has fueled the demand for sustainable palm farming practices and traceability throughout the supply chain. Our dedicated Procurement team at Jedwards takes…

CALLING ALL SOAP MAKERS

Jedwards is Proud to Announce the Arrival for the Following New Products: M&P SB Donkey Milk Soap (C2110) – is an all-natural product that goes back to ancient times. According to history, Napoleon’s Bonaparte sister took baths in Donkey Milk to maintain her youthful appearance. It is rich in Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids as…

Nutmeg Oil Has Arrived!

Available now is the ever-popular essential oil, Nutmeg Oil – item # EHM1105, which can be purchased in pack sizes of 16 fluid ounces and 3.4 kg gallons.  Nutmeg oil is derived from the seed of the Myristica fragrans, an evergreen known as fragrant nutmeg or true nutmeg. 

Making Scents of Lavender

Lavender is a popular scent, considered to be a must-have ingredient in a formulator’s repertoire of essential oils.  Its aromatherapeutic qualities have been cherished throughout the world for thousands of years.  Lavender is one of the most popular and best adapted perennial flowering plants in the world. 

HSCG 2017 Conference Highlights

Jedwards International was delighted to be included as a proud sponsor of the HSCG Annual Conference in Las Vegas from May 1 through May 3.  The event was well attended with close to 600 participants; from the “just starting out” soap making hobbyist looking to mix and mingle with like-minded individuals to start up cosmetic…

Cha, Cha, Cha CHIA SEED OIL!

Many of us today primarily relate the word “chia” to the once famous pet plant that took the retail industry by storm in the 1980’s.  A clever ram shaped object that grew sprouts became a trendy gift idea, changing the face of Christmas for several years.    Nowadays, the term chia, which is a species of…