Bulk Apothecary Blog

Bulk Apothecary Blog

The holiday season is in full force, and if you are anything like me, you may have already stopped by your local coffee shop to try the new holiday flavors. So many to choose from, how do we pick just one? I was feeling extra festive today and tried the peppermint mocha latte. It was […]

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DIY Frosty Hat Bath Bombs Bulk Apothecary is very excited to announce the arrival of bath bombs and shower steamers to our product lineup! These make fantastic gifts for friends and family and they are available to you now, right before the holidays! To celebrate, I wanted to share with you a fun, quick and […]

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  Halloween Bath Bombs Recipe Are you searching for a fun and easy project to do with the kids this Halloween that isn’t slime? Look no further! This project is quick and perfect for the bath bomb beginner. Since I wanted children to be included in this project, I kept my basic bath bomb mixture […]

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  Quick Pumpkin Sugar Bath Whip It’s Autumn… you know what that means: pumpkin everything! I wanted to celebrate the season with this simple pumpkin sugar bath whip recipe. The sugar in this recipe is very beneficial in exfoliation. Try it on your feet, legs, knees and elbows – the gentle abrasion helps sweep away […]

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  Delving into a new hobby can seem intimidating and one of the most frequently asked questions we get here at Bulk is “where do I start?” – we are here to help! Melt and pour soapmaking is a rewarding activity because you get to create beautiful and unique gifts. You can sell your soap, […]

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  October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we are spotlighting our pink products here at Bulk to help spread the word. Here is a layered soap tutorial that will help you create the perfect gift for a friend or family member whose life has been impacted by cancer. In addition, yielding eight bars a […]

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Halloween is coming! This is a fun project to kick off the spooky season. If you have never layered melt and pour soap, this would be a fantastic first experience. I used orange and black for this soap, but you may use any color variation you’d like.     Here’s what you’ll need: 2 lbs. […]

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Orange and Honey Body Bars Can you even believe summer is over? While I’m sad to see summer go, I sure do love the colors of fall. It definitely puts me in the mood  to pull out all the fall decorations. Plus, it’s time to put away those fun soaps of summer and spice it […]

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Oatmeal Apple Cinnamon Soap The weather is beginning to change here in the Midwest, so I wanted to share a recipe with you featuring one of my personal favorite scents of the season, apple cinnamon. I love this fragrance because the cinnamon scent does not overpower the apple, and it has crisp top note with […]

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    Watermelon Soap Who doesn’t love a juicy slice of watermelon during the hot summer months? Watermelon is an everyday treat in my household during the summer. It’s so refreshing and my kids love it. Today we’ll be making Watermelon Soap. This recipe is really simple and if you have any helpers at home, […]

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  Hi Bulkers! Hope everyone is having a wonderful day! I love to experiment and try new recipes and products. I absolutely love coconut oil and use it daily. I use it plain and in many of my recipes. I asked my friends what are their favorite uses for coconut oil and boy did I get […]

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  Hello Bulkers, The summer holidays are quickly approaching. Let’s show our red, white and blue proud with this awesome recipe. Do you remember my Loofah recipe from a few months ago? We’ll be using that, but with a fun twist. Today we will me making Red, White and Blue Loofah Lollipops . This fun […]

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  Hi Bulkers, June is here! Nice weather, swimming, baseball games and of course, Father’s Day! Get ready for today’s recipe. Grab your favorite bottle of beer and let’s begin. Yes, I said beer! Father’s Day is only a few days away and what dad wouldn’t love a nice cold bottle of beer? (don’t worry […]

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    Between school, work and after school activities, this mama is tired. Can you relate? Last month I read an article about caffeine in your everyday beauty products. Caffeine has been known to help with the tightening of the skin. It’s loaded with antioxidants. Those antioxidants may help fight many skin problems. What about […]

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  Hi Bulkers! Any caffeine lovers out there? I know I can’t survive without my daily fix of my coffee and green tea. I’m sure a few of you can agree! I thought it would be fun if we made some “caffeine” inspired recipes. Today, we’ll be making a green tea frappe soap loaf. This recipe […]

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Tips for Starting a Candle Business You love the pleasant smell and relaxing glow of a candle. In fact, you love candles so much, you’ve began making them yourself as a hobby. Birthdays, anniversaries, at Christmas time, you dole out your candle creations. You’ve become proficient at making candles and can make a variety of […]

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