This is one of oops moments that turns out to be a Serendipity moment. I have made soap hundreds (if not thousands) of times and almost always have Coconut Oil as one of my ingredients. My Mango Butter soaps are not one them. So when I first realized that I had added Coconut oil I thought all was lost for this soap. But I recalculated the other ingredients to ensure a saponification would happen. I added Peppermint and Lavender for a light scent. What I wound up with was an awesome bar of soap that lathers great and makes the skin feel so soft after use. I had a co-worker try it and she loved it, buying five bars of the soap the next week. This listing is for a one ounce travel size soap.
The great ingredients are:
Wild harvested Mango butter effectively treats dry, clears blemishes and wrinkle, relieves itching skin, heals sunburn, treats small skin wounds and skin cracks, moisturizes and smoothes tough or rough skin, relieves insect bites, promotes healthy rejuvenated skin, heals muscle fatigue, aches and tension relieves allergies such as poison ivy or poison oak, treats eczema and dermatitis, fights off fine lines and wrinkle. What an amazing butter!
Organic Olive Oil - Ancient civilization used olive oil to heal wounds. Today it is considered a good remedy for skin problems and an effective moisturizer. Olive oil benefits are surprisingly simple yet extremely effective.
Organic Palm Oil - contains natural antibacterial that fight acne bacteria. Using palm oil on your skin can help maintain moisturized, yet clear skin. Dryness can actually cause the skin to become irritated and sensitive, which can lead to acne. This antibacterial oil is also good for your hair and scalp because it can prevent scalp acne and dry scalp. rich in vital nutrients. These vitamins are essential for healthy hair and skin. Vitamins A and E are free radical neutralizers. Free radicals are unpaired molecules in the body that cause destruction of your cells. These vitamins fight free radicals, helping to protect and preserve your cells, resulting in healthier skin.
Organic Coconut oil is effective in the treatment of a variety of skin problems. Some of the skin problems that benefit from coconut oil use include eczema, psoriasis, and dermatitis. Coconut oil has antioxidant properties, which help delay the aging of skin and prevent skin cell damage. Finally, coconut oil has anti-fungal and anti-bacterial benefits. It speeds up the healing of tissues as well.
Palm Kernel Oil gives a great hardening affect that makes the bar last longer.
Peppermint essential oil has an energizing pick me up scent and may have a slight tingle to skin. I like to think of that as a wake me up for my body.
Lavender has a calming, relaxing affect but oddly enough it doesn't decrease the energy from the Peppermint.
All of my soaps are handcrafted from scratch by me. I chose the best and organic ingredients available. They age a minium of four weeks for five ounce soaps and two weeks for one ounce soaps before they are ready to sell.
If you would like to reserve bars of soap as gifts for the up coming holiday season let me know. I can post a reserve for you now with 1/2 price of the sale due at that time and the remainer when you are ready for them. I can even ship it to the receiver if they are localed within the lower 48 states for the additional cost of the shipping. A personalized note can be included at no additional cost.
Shipping - You will be refunded any over charge. If you want to be charged exact shipping convo me your ziip code and I will post a reserve for you. I check with UPSP, Fed Ex and UPS to get you the best shipping rate.
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PayPal is preferred method of payment and expected at time of order. I also accept other credit cards now!
Personal checks are also accepted. Order will not be shipped until check has been received and has cleared.
I try to ship within 3 business days of receiving your order. If there is a question about your order this could cause a delay. If you need it by a specific date, please let me know.
Refunds and Exchanges
If you are unhappy with your purchase, please let us know! We want our creations to be in happy homes. We are willing to work with you to ensure a great transaction and satisfaction. If you receive an item damaged you must send me a photo of the damaged item and packaging.
Buyer pays the shipping costs on the return item and is responsible for its secure delivery back to me. Money will not be refunded until the item has been (safely) received by me.
Shipping: Rates shown are for the most expensive rate within the continental United States from Fort Wayne, Indiana. You will be refuned any overcharge. If you would like exact shipping charges please email me for special listing. Include the products you would like and you zip code. I will email you the price of products and shipping before posting the reserve for you. Rates do include a tracking number. If you have a preferred shipping method, please let me know at checkout.
All items are packed with care. It is very important to me that your order arrives safely and swiftly. If you do receive a damaged product I do require a picture of the product and the damaged box be sent to me to determine replacing or refunding.
I ship using USPS Priority Mail or UPS. Items are usually shipped within3-5 business days after payment is received. During Christmas holiday season it may take a little longer. I carefully package all items to ensure they arrive safely. However, it is always best to have shipping insurance in case of breakage, loss or damage. Insurance is optional but highly recommended on individual jar candle purchases and other orders as well. Contact me to arrange to pay for insurance before you make your purchase! ($1.70 for orders up to $50.00)
Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
Refunds or Exchanges. Lotions and lip balm may not be reimbursed.
I will do a return or exchange if you receive the wrong candle. So far, this has not happen but nobody is perfect Buyer pays the shipping costs on the return item and is responsible for its secure delivery back to me. Money will not be refunded until the item has been (safely) received by me. If you receive an item that is damaged please email me a picture of the damaged item and shipping box. I will refund or replace it.
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To get the best burn time on any candle burn no longer than 3-4 hours.
Light the wick with a spagetti stick (yes it's ok to light the stick with a lighter or match). This avoids that black ring from the petro in the lighter or sout from the wooden match. Plus you can reach deep into those tall candle jars.
Do not leave burning candles unattended. Do not leave burning candles or the glass containers within a childs or pets reach.
Do not use the lid to estinguish the flame.
As with all things in life some people may find a allergic reaction to an ingreadient in the candles, lotions, soaps and lip balm. I do take care in chosing the ingredients that I use and post them in product information. The only exception is the votives that have botanicals added at the manufacturers to give a firmness of the product. If you have any allergies to botanicals please use this product with care. So far no one has had a reaction but if you do you do have an allergic reaction to any products (mine or someone elses) stop using the product and seek medical attention. I, nor this business, are responsible for any costs accrued by you.