Arse/Face soap helps you prevent embarrassing mix-ups

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By Low Lai Chow in New Products on Friday 21 February 2014

Here’s how you can make sure you never accidentally wipe your face on your ass when you use the wrong side of your soap: get the Face/Arse soap which clearly indicates which side is for which. Of course, there are more traditional ways to solve this, such as, er, buying two soaps. And who’s to […]

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Roots Soap Co: Rainwater infused natural soaps

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By Darren Cools in New Products on Wednesday 9 October 2013

I had never really thought about soap before (I mean, soap is soap, right?), but after trying some of the natural soap from Roots Soap Co for myself, my mind was changed. It’s handmade with rainwater (seriously?!) and essential oils. My whole house smells like citrus and clove and lavender. It’s pretty amazing. If you’re […]

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Photographer takes pictures of people’s soap bubble reflections

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By Low Lai Chow in New Photography on Tuesday 27 August 2013

Julianne Swartz takes these cool pictures of folks, reflected as silhouetted figures on the soapy surface of giant bubbles. They almost look like mini inhabitants of snow globes. It’s also almost an understatement to say just how magical these images are.

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Now you can smell like dog poop or your gran’s dentures

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By Low Lai Chow in New Products on Tuesday 5 March 2013

Look what we just found on Etsy: realistic-looking dog poop soap you can lather up with, if only just so you can watch someone’s face when you say ‘I just washed up with dog poop’. If you’d rather clean yourself with something sensible and trusty like or, er, men fingers or Grandpa’s clenched-up dentures, be […]

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Swedish Dream Sea Salt Soap: straight from the ocean

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By This Island Life in New Products on Thursday 17 January 2013

There’s a reason why you come back from a beach holiday glowing, and it’s not just down to your newly bronzed skin. One of the best things about spending time in the ocean is the effect that salt water has on your skin. We can’t all live on the beach or spend our days island hopping, but that doesn’t mean we can’t look like we do.

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Owning a gay bar just became a whole lot easier

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By Low Lai Chow in New Products on Saturday 22 December 2012

It’s one thing to aspire to own your own gay bar. It’s another thing to actually own it. Thanks to this awesome pink soap that comes embossed with the words ‘Gay Bar’ on it, the latter is within our reach. Life is great. Puns are great.

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Tongue soap lets you lick yourself clean

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By Low Lai Chow in New Products on Saturday 27 October 2012

You know how they say a cat’s mouth is really clean? This really doesn’t look like a cat’s tongue. It looks like it came from a human. Oh, snap. What did you say? That’s a soap? Well, okay, maybe what that means is that we can finally get down to cleaning ourselves all over like a cat with our new tongue soap. This is by Etsy seller Denise Mancusio, whose usual repertoire is of the sweet variety, like cake pops, pumpkin cream pies and swirl lollies.

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BirdProject: handmade soaps to benefit the birds

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By Mallory in New Products on Monday 20 June 2011

BirdProject soaps are handmade in New Orleans and filled with a ceramic bird at center, which remains as a keepsake once the outer soap has been washed away. Created to be a powerful representation of all creatures affected by the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Disaster, 50 percent of profits from the sale of these […]

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