The Cut to the Trace eZine is a quarterly publication of the HSCG. It contains
educational articles, association and industry news, classified ads and a vendor marketplace.
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(1st Quarter, 2018)
Designing a Website for Your Brand Add-On Products Design for Your Brand When Social Media Hurts Your Business
(4th Quarter, 2017)
Ins & Outs of Masterbatching New Product Development Tax Time is Coming! Website Inspection New Year Checklist
(3rd Quarter, 2017)
All About Lavender EO A Guide to Selecting Shrink Wrap Film Professionalism in Business Private Labeling
(2nd Quarter, 2017)
Base Oils Shampoo Bars Handling Negative Feedback Color Additives GMP: Lot Numbers
(1st Quarter, 2017)
Winter Shower Steamers Honesty in Advertising Wine Soap Batch Numbers
(4th Quarter, 2016)
The Making of a Soy Candle Essential vs. Fixed Oils Emulsified Scrubs Navigating Craft Shows Defeating Soap Gremlins
(3rd Quarter, 2016)
Product Label Requirements Certification and Accreditation Creating an Emulsion
(2nd Quarter, 2016)
Bath Bomb Records Natural Alternatives to CP Soap? Lactic Acid & AHA's in Cosmetics Preventing Microbial Contamination
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