Cut to the Trace eZine
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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African Black Soap
Meadowfoam and Daikon Seed
Your Window to the Marketplace
My First Bath Bomb
Becoming Certified (and Why it Matters)
5 Reasons Why Safety is Everyone's Job
YouTube: Why Videos Are the Next Big Thing
Design for Your Brand
When Social Media Hurts Your Business
New Product Development
Tax Time is Coming!
New Year Checklist
A Guide to Selecting Shrink Wrap Film
Professionalism in Business
Handling Negative Feedback
GMP: Lot Numbers
Honesty in Advertising
Essential vs. Fixed Oils
Navigating Craft Shows
Defeating Soap Gremlins
Certification and Accreditation
Creating an Emulsion
Natural Alternatives to CP Soap?
Lactic Acid & AHA's in Cosmetics
Preventing Microbial Contamination