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Helpful Resources for Brand New Skincare Makers

manufacturing Feb 17, 2021

Hello and welcome!

Here's a comprehensive list of all our content, blogs, webinars to help you out on your journey to starting a cosmetics business!


Helpful resources for starting your business:

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Canadian Cosmetics Suppliers [by location]

manufacturing Aug 01, 2020

Decided it was about time to have a central location for all the amazing local Canadian suppliers we have access to! These companies offer raw ingredients, equipment, and supplies for making and packaging cosmetics (and a lot of these will be able...

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Starting a Soapmaking Business Basics

manufacturing Apr 06, 2020


Here are a couple of things I would love to sit down with you and ask:

Step by step of how to start your own handmade products business.

What to expect.

Tips, ideas, charts, visual aid, lists, explanatory images of how to's, dos and don'ts


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"Mise en Place" for Making Skincare, Too!

manufacturing Mar 02, 2020


Have you heard the term Mise en place in cooking before? If not, here’s a quick summary:


Mise en place (MEEZ ahn plahs) is a French term for having all your ingredients measured, cut, peeled, sliced, grated, etc. before...

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Q&A: Can I Make Soap In My Kitchen?

manufacturing Aug 14, 2019

Original Release Date: May 13, 2019



Hi Jess,

I love all of the information you provide on your blog regarding selling handmade home-crafted soaps etc.

I have been trying to find specific information from Health Canada and the food and...

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Finding and Formulating Cosmetic Recipes

manufacturing Jul 30, 2019

Original Release Date: June 19, 2019


Today we'll be talking about formulating your own recipes or finding reputable sources online.

Starting Out

Part of the fun in making your own cosmetics products is that you can make whatever you...

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