Monday, November 03, 2008

Christmas soaps

Here are some of the soaps that Tadpole #1 and Momma Frog made for the holidays:

[caption id="attachment_77" align="aligncenter" width="405" caption="Dove Soap - Hollyberry scent"]A symbol of the peace for the season[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_79" align="aligncenter" width="360" caption="Puzzle soaps - Litsea Cubeba scent"]Puzzle soaps - 3 in bag[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_78" align="aligncenter" width="315" caption="Another view of puzzle pieces soaps"]Another view of puzzle pieces soaps[/caption]


[caption id="attachment_92" align="aligncenter" width="360" caption="3-pc LEGO soaps - Litsea Cubeba scent"]"]large LEGO brick, approx 5.5oz, for $5.50][/caption]

[caption id="attachment_80" align="aligncenter" width="360" caption="ABCD alphabet soaps - Hollyberry scent"]ABCD alphabet soaps[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_81" align="aligncenter" width="360" caption="Cat soap - Hollyberry scent"]Cat soap[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_83" align="aligncenter" width="360" caption="Monkey Soap - Hollyberry scent"]Monkey Soap - $3.00 (approx 2.15oz), Hollyberry scent[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_84" align="aligncenter" width="360" caption="A Patriotic Christmas Red-White-Blue Stars set - Litsea Cubeba scent"]"]A Patriotic Christmas Red-White-Blue Stars set - $2.50 (approx 1.15oz) - Litsea Cubeba scent [Also available in 2 stars red-green sets for $1.25][/caption][caption id="attachment_85" align="aligncenter" width="360" caption="Frog soap (with LEGO soaps in background) - Litsea Cubeba scent "]"]Frog soap (with LEGO soaps, not included, in background) - $3.00 (approx 2.5 oz) - Litsea Cubeba scent [a 2 small-frogs set is also available for $2.00][/caption]Litsea Cubeba is a related to the laurel, rosewood and cinnamon trees.  This essential oil has a pleasing citrus scent and is said to be great for skin care, particularly oily skin.  There is currently research being done on its calming effects.