News and Updates

The Handcrafted Soap and Cosmetic Guild (HSCG) is a non-profit trade association for small businesses handcrafting soaps and cosmetics and the handcrafted soap and cosmetic industry as a whole. The HSCG works to provide legislative advocacy for all soap and cosmetic handcrafters at both the state and federal level.

The Handcrafted Soapmakers Guild is committed to keeping abreast of all issues and activites that effect the handcrafted soap industry. From legislation to local events, regulatory changes, and accomplishments within the industry, the HSMG works to circulate inforamtion beneficial to soapmakers as part of its mission.

You can keep up with news from the HSMG in the following ways:

The HSMG Blog contains news relative to the industry, including legislative and regulatory updates when they occur, upcoming events, vendor and member spotlights, and other information of interest.

On Facebook you'll find current posts from the HSMG, as well as posts and information from members and soapmakers.

At Linked In you can network with other professional soapmakers from the HSMG in the creation of soap and related personal care products.

Follow the HSMG on Twitter for updates and notices of upcoming tweet chats with industry specialists.

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