Deodorants with ethical food labels on the rise

Consumer skin sensitivities and wellness concerns are driving the niche, according to Vermont Soap CEO and founder Larry Plesent. To keep up with demand, his company just launched another underarm protection product that meets USDA organic food standards. Read the … Continued

Advice for Washing Pets and Stuff Outside

Washing your stuff, lawn furniture or your pets outside on concrete sidewalks, pavers, poolside, etc. may leave a soapy residue that you will have to clean off afterwards. This is more difficult to do if it is left to bake into the … Continued

Spicewood Deodorant Wins Natural Beauty Award

Vermont Soap and Spicewood Organic Deodorant racked up another award by making the Better Nutrition’s Best of Natural Beauty 2016 Shopping List. According to the editors: The masculine scent is reminiscent of Old Spice but not overpowering. The combination of coconut oil, … Continued

Detergent Sensitivity

What is it, and how do I know if I have it? Detergent sensitivity is much more widespread than people generally realize. Up to 12% of the population may in fact be detergent sensitive to one degree or another. Potential … Continued

Tips for Storing Salves and Balms

Store your Green Gold Herbal Moisturizer, Shea Butter, Coco Luscious and Arnica Salve in the refrigerator for a longer shelf life and to maintain a nice even consistency. Oil based salves and balms are temperature sensitive. This means that they … Continued