Natural Soap Making 101
A beginner class for people that want to learn how to make their own cold pressed natural soap will be held at Pocono Soap in Stroudsburg at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, August 9. Participants will take home their own custom, one-pound loaf of natural soap. Other classes include a Lip Balms & Lip Scrubs Class: 6 p.m on August 17; Mommy and Me Confetti Soap Making: 10 a.m. on August 24 and a Lotion Bars & Healing Salves Class; 6 p.m. on August 26. The public is also invited to help Pocono Soap celebrate their second anniversary from 9 to 5 p.m., August 13, to enjoy sales, food and fun.
“Our many types of soaps are made the old-fashioned way, using natural ingredients such as shea butter, coconut oil, castor oil and sweet almond oil,” states owner Lisa Diemer. “We cold press and have essential oil options to create the most natural, nourishing soaps available. We also carry natural body products, lip balms, body scrubs, soy candles, essential oils and bulk soap making supplies.”
Cost is $35 for 16 and older. Location: 10 N. 7th St., Stroudsburg. To sign up and prepay, call 570-421-1791 to sign up and prepay. For more information, visit Pocono-soap.com. See ad page 26.