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  • The great debate: Soap vs. Shower Gel
    The great debate: Soap vs. Shower gel
    The great debate will never be settled, but its okay. Should you choose bar soap or shower gel? It’s a hard choice and it can be made. It is not permanent and each one serves a need or purpose.Starting with the oldie, but goodie, bar soap...
  • Irish Spring Signature program
    Your signature says a lot. Irish Spring wants to tell you what it says.
    As people plan for St. Patrick’s Day, a good number will be traveling across the country to attend the top parades. Unfortunately, air travel causes a number of issues, dry skin being a big one. So how do you arrive at the best of the best...
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    Stop. It's Bubble Time at Little Kids Booth
    At the International Toy Fair in NYC, a barrage of bubbles fill the air. Here at the Fubbles booth, our soap guide, Stephanie, walks through the Little Kid’s new line of bubbles makers that will surely be in the hands of very creative bubble...
  • Kristen Alderson
    The Daytime Emmy Awards return to television: POP channel to air awards show
    Soap fans and stars received great news today regarding the Daytime Emmy Awards. According to a March 2 report from Soap Opera Digest, the award show will be aired on television this year. Last year fans were disappointed that they weren't...
  • Paper Towels
    5 Green Tips that Could Save Your Family $700 a Year
    Nearly $700 of the average family's household budget is spent on things that are disposable and eventually wind up in the trash. But each time you toss something in the trash, you’re tossing away money. Part of the money you waste is the...
  • Proctor & Gamble
    Ivory floats P&G into a big business
    During the 1800s, the heartbeat of the United States was centered in Cincinnati, Ohio. This was because American commerce was conducted chiefly via steamship through a system of lakes, rivers and canals. Situated on the Ohio River, which connects...
  • Billy Crystal on stage someplace
    Billy Crystal thinks gay sex scenes on TV are ‘too much’
    Looking back on the show now, probably the most troubling things about the sitcom “Soap” were its use of a laugh track and Chuck Campbell’s relationship with Bob. Leading up to its premiere in 1977, however, the public got into a...
  • Are germs on bars of soap?
    Bars of soap are covered in germs: Best to use liquid soap
    According to the Huffington Post on Dec. 24, 2014, a scientist answered the question: Are bars of soap covered in germs? Elaine L. Larson, Ph.D., associate dean for research and professor of epidemiology in nursing at Columbia University's...
  • Bamboo Charcoal Soap by HerbivoreBotanicals
    Review: Bamboo Charcoal Soap by HerbivoreBotanicals
    It's awful some of the ingredients that are found in some soaps nowadays. Considering the skin is the largest organ of the body, it's important to be careful what goes on and into it. Natural is best, and that's just what's found...
  • Review: Random Men's Soap Scents Zombie Survival Kit by saplingnaturals
    Review: Random Men's Soap Scents Zombie Survival Kit by saplingnaturals
    As the name indicates, the soaps in the Random Men's Soap Scents Zombie Survival Kit are to be used in the event of a zombie apocalypse, or, you know, they can just be used in the meantime because they smell absolutely fantastic. With the...
  • Do it yourself bath and body products for holiday gift giving
    Do it yourself bath and body products for holiday gift giving
    Bath and body baskets are always a popular gift to give during the holiday season. If you have a difficult to shop for lady on your list, a bath and body basket is typically a sure fire hit. We all want to be clean. We all want to smell good. We...
  • Peppermint Bark Christmas Candy Soap by CedarCreekSoaps1
    Review: Peppermint Bark Christmas Candy Soap by CedarCreekSoaps1
    If you're familiar with my reviews, you know I have a love of pretty soaps, especially ones that smell good, and the Peppermint Bark Christmas Candy Soap by CedarCreekSoaps1 certainly fits in that category. ThePeppermint Bark Christmas Candy...
  • Soap Star Christmas Ornament Set by SoapRhapsody
    Review: Soap Star Christmas Ornament Set by SoapRhapsody
    Pretty soaps are great to have in your home, especially around the holidays, and it's even better when you can display them like you can do with theSoap Star Christmas Ornament Set by SoapRhapsody.TheSoap Star Christmas Ornament Set comes with...
  • Hot Cocoa Soap by LoveLeeSoaps
    Review: Hot Cocoa Soap by LoveLeeSoaps
    Life is too short for boring soaps, which is why I'm such a fan of stocking every sink in my house with ones that are interesting and add something special to the space. TheHot Cocoa Soap by LoveLeeSoaps are anything but boring, and they'...
  • Soap
    There is a dirty side to soap
    Distressing news about the possible toxic effects of soap on the liver have emerged. UC San Diego reported on Nov. 17, 2014 that there is a dirty side to soap. Triclosan is a common antimicrobial in personal hygiene products which has been found...