A+ Soapmaking Studio

7301 Mount Vernon St
Lemon Grove, CA 91945

Phone: 619-245-8898
Email:
Website: http://www.SoapmakingStudio.com

Soapmaking supplies, soapmaking classes, cosmetics classes, business classes, and private consultations in San Diego, California.

Upcoming Classes

By Appointment

Soapmaking Consultation with Kerri Mixon

- Soapmaking Studio, 7301 Mount Vernon St, Lemon Grove, 91945, San Diego, CA

Need a help understanding a specific aspect of soapmaking or a unique type of technique? Book a private consultation with 16th generation soapmaker, Kerri Mixon. This well-known Master Soapmaker is available at your convenience. Call for appointment: (619) 668-1435.

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Private Consultation with Kerri Mixon

- Soapmaking Studio, 7301 Mount Vernon St, Lemon Grove, 91945, San Diego, CA

Schedule a private consultation session with 16th generation master soapmaker Kerri Mixon. Receive advice and instruction in product formulation, product development and testing, quality control and shelf life, branding, labeling, marketing, and sales. Consultations in person, via phone, or online. Call for appointment: (619) 668-1435.

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Certified Soapmaker Testing

- Soapmaking Studio, 7301 Mount Vernon St, Lemon Grove, 91945, San Diego, CA

Become a Certified or Certified Advanced Soapmaker. The Soapmaking Studio is an official test location for certified soapmaker testing. Call or visit the Soapmaking Studio to complete the application for certification testing and schedule a test date. Test applicants must be current HSCG members in good standing. Soapmaking Studio: (619) 668-1435.

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Sunday, September 4, 2016

ONLINE Beginning Cold Process Soapmaking

Beginning Cold Process Soapmaking (Soapmaking 101) is designed to teach students to make soap by hand at home. The main focus of this class is the cold process soapmaking method. After learning soapmaking safety, students learn to formulate soap recipes and calculate lye quantities without using a lye calculator. Thoroughly understand saponification values and all aspects of beginning cp soapmaking and be able to make soap at home with confidence. Soapmaking Studio: (619) 668-1435.

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Beginning Cold Process Soapmaking

12:00p - 4:30p - Soapmaking Studio, 7301 Mount Vernon St, Lemon Grove, 91945, San Diego, CA

In Beginning Cold Process Soapmaking (Soapmaking 101) students learn to make soap by hand at home. The main focus of this class is the cold process soapmaking method. After learning soapmaking safety, students learn to formulate soap recipes and calculate lye quantities without using a lye calculator. Thoroughly understand saponification values and all aspects of beginning cp soapmaking and be able to make soap at home with confidence. Students make soap in the class and take home a bar.

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Sunday, September 11, 2016

Transparent Bar Soapmaking

12:00p - 4:00p - Soapmaking Studio, 7301 Mount Vernon St, Lemon Grove, 91945, San Diego, CA

Learn to make hard transparent bar soaps that are clear and are made from scratch with whole vegetable oils using the cold and hot process soapmaking methods. This is not a "Melt-&-Pour" class. Transparent soap has a superior rinsability when compared to opaque cold process soap and is more suitable for use as facial soap. Learn to make prized transparent bar soap, similar to Neutrogena-type facial soaps.

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ONLINE Transparent Bar Soapmaking

Learn to make hard transparent bar soaps that are clear and are made from scratch with whole vegetable oils using the cold and hot process soapmaking methods. This is not a "Melt-&-Pour" class. Transparent soap has a superior rinsability when compared to opaque cold process soap and is more suitable for use as facial soap. Learn to make prized transparent bar soap, similar to Neutrogena-type facial soaps.

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Sunday, September 18, 2016

Lip Balm Making Class

2:00p - 4:30p - Soapmaking Studio, 7301 Mount Vernon St, Lemon Grove, 91945, San Diego, CA

Lip Balm Making Class focuses on simple lip balm making procedures for consistent and effective lip products, including lip tubes and balms in pot style jars. Techniques include how to create a twist tube of lip balm without problematic "sinkholes." Lecture information includes vegan alternatives to bees wax, natural ingredients to make a shiny lip gloss, and oil phase vitamins and nutrients for lips and skin. Material relates to other tube products, such as lotion sticks.

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ONLINE Lip Balm Making Class

Lip Balm Making Class focuses on simple lip balm making procedures for consistent and effective lip products, including lip tubes and balms in pot style jars. Techniques include how to create a twist tube of lip balm without problematic "sinkholes." Lecture information includes vegan alternatives to bees wax, natural ingredients to make a shiny lip gloss, and oil phase vitamins and nutrients for lips and skin. Material relates to other tube products, such as lotion sticks.

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Cultivating, Drying, and Adding Herbs to Soap

10:30a - 1:00p - Soapmaking Studio, 7301 Mount Vernon St, Lemon Grove, 91945, San Diego, CA

In Soap Garden 224 class, students learn techniques for growing their own herbs and plants to use as soap ingredients how to dry, crush, and grind the dried herbs and how much of each dried plant to add to the soap for color and texture. Classroom lecture includes a list of toxic plants that should not be used in soapmaking. Subject matter includes green gardening practices to save water while sustaining a suitable wildlife habitat.

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Sunday, September 25, 2016

Website Design and Internet Commerce

1:00p - 4:00p - Soapmaking Studio, 7301 Mount Vernon St, Lemon Grove, 91945, San Diego, CA

Designed for both students who currently have confusing or low-performing websites and for students who do not have websites. In this understandable and thorough class, learn about domain names and hosting packages. Also, learn to create your own website for free, optimize keywords, rank high on search engines, and verify your site code is valid. Finally, setup PayPal payment buttons and start selling on the Internet.

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Sunday, November 6, 2016

ONLINE Beginning Cold Process Soapmaking

Beginning Cold Process Soapmaking (Soapmaking 101) is designed to teach students to make soap by hand at home. The main focus of this class is the cold process soapmaking method. After learning soapmaking safety, students learn to formulate soap recipes and calculate lye quantities without using a lye calculator. Thoroughly understand saponification values and all aspects of beginning cp soapmaking and be able to make soap at home with confidence. Soapmaking Studio: (619) 668-1435.

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Beginning Cold Process Soapmaking

12:00p - 4:30p - Soapmaking Studio, 7301 Mount Vernon St, Lemon Grove, 91945, San Diego, CA

In Beginning Cold Process Soapmaking (Soapmaking 101) students learn to make soap by hand at home. The main focus of this class is the cold process soapmaking method. After learning soapmaking safety, students learn to formulate soap recipes and calculate lye quantities without using a lye calculator. Thoroughly understand saponification values and all aspects of beginning cp soapmaking and be able to make soap at home with confidence. Students make soap in the class and take home a bar.

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