Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Joy of Soap Review and Giveaway

So everyone is getting into the all natural feel of things. There are just so many chemicals and additives in anything now days; you never know what you are using.  
The Joy of Soap was created as a result of my many years spent traveling for work, which can be fun and exciting but hard on your skin. I always had trouble finding soaps that were not full of skin-drying chemicals and ultimately decided the way to get the finest possible soap was to start making my own using natural ingredients and old fashioned craftsmanship. From this The Joy of Soap was born.
 

All  soaps begin with a base of olive, coconut, palm and castor oils, and are mixed with delicious fragrance oils. Some of our soaps also contain therapeutic grade essential oils, an exfoliant and/or a natural colorant. Soaps are hand cut so the exact weight of each bar may wary slightly.They come packaged in a small burlap type sack and are great for adding to any pampering Mother's Day gift basket.

I was lucky enough to get to try All Night AlmondPerky Peaches, Elizabeth's Wild Hair Shaving Soap, and Two in the Shower Tea Tree. To my shock I was also sent a very neat black soap dish which is sitting on my bathroom sink. I have to say the Elizabeth's Wild Hair and the Tea Tree are my favorite. My husband loves the tea tree too. The perky Peaches sits at my bathroom sink and I have gotten several compliments from guests. Joy of Soap charges $3.50 for 2oz and $7.50 for the 5oz bars. 


Joy of Soap will also be launching there Scrubs, Cleansers, and Creams lines this spring so be on the look out for these. Want to learn more about their Green Commitments and keeping things natural, head over here and read up on it.


WIN IT: Joy of Soap is offering one reader a $40 e-gift certificate.

MANDATORY ENTRY: You must go to Joy of Soap and tell me what you would spend the $40 on.
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This giveaway will run from 4.14.10 until 4.29.10, please leave separate comments for each entry, winner will be selected via Random.Org  & emailed. They will then 48 hours to respond, or another winner will be drawn. Please see my disclosure policy for details about reviews and giveaways! U.S. residents only please.

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  2. I would buy:
    Two in the Shower Tea Tree
    Cranky Pants Pear
    Cucumber Curious
    Kiss Me Kiwi
    Perky Peaches

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  3. I would get two in the shower tea tree soap and feeling frisky soap!

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  4. I'd buy 6 bars of the Ginger Snap! soap. I bet it smells so good! Thanks

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  13. Lay Me Down Lavender and All Night Almond...I think I would save the rest of the gift certificate for one of their Scrubs when they come out
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  20. i would love to try the Two in the Shower Tea Tree bar, and the Feeling Frisky soap!

    thanks for the chance!

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  21. I would get some All Night Almond and some Two in the Shower Tea Tree and I am not sure what else.

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  22. I would love to try the Two in the Shower Tea Tree and Feeling Frisky soaps! Thanks!

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  23. I am totally a fan of handmade natural soap. I really need to get back into making my own! If I win, I would choose 2 each of the following:

    Cranky Pants Pear, Feeling Frisky and All Night Almond soap bars

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  25. I want to get the Rosy Cheeks Rosemary soap!
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  26. i'd get a couple peppermint passion bar soaps

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  28. I would like to try the Lay Me Down Lavender scent.
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  30. I would like to get the Rosy Cheeks Rosemary. Thanks for the giveaway.
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  31. Kiss Me Kiwi and perky peaches for sure thanks for the chance eaglesforjack@gmail.com

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  40. I would like to try the Lay me Down Lavender scent.
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  41. I would pick Lay Me Down Lavender, Ginger Snap!, Manly Man, and Peppermint Passion.

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  47. I'd get the feeling frisky soap!
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  53. I would love to try the Lay me down Lavender, All night Almond, Sweet Morning Mango, and Kiss me Kiwi!
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