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Natural versus Synthetic - How to tell the difference.

February 12, 2017

How to recognize natural ingredients in skin care products.When reading a label, many people find it difficult to tell if what they are reading is a natural ingredient or a synthetic one. Synthetic ingredients are automatically thought of as harmful because we have been taught to believe it. Likewise we are encouraged to believe that all natural ingredients are [...]
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Holiday Greetings To You From Soapworks!

December 18, 2016

The holiday season is here! The season of giving, of festive gatherings, decadent goodies and cozy nights. We at Galiano Island Soapworks want to give you the low-down on gift ideas to help ease the stress of shopping this Christmas.The store has something for everyone and whether you're looking to spend a little or a [...]
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Show Your Pits Some Love!

November 20, 2016

Looking for a natural deodorant to keep you smelling sweet and stink-free all day long? We've noticed that many deodorants, even those that claim to be all-natural, contain aluminum and/or aluminum derivatives. These have been linked to many awful health concerns including Alzheimer's disease. We wanted to formulate an effective deodorant that is good for [...]
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This Beauty Balm Is The Bomb!

October 31, 2016

Are you ready to hear about our newest most fabulous addition to the Galiano Island Soapworks natural skincare line? Blue Velvet Beauty Balm is truly in a league of its own! This creamy facial treatment is full of super-powerful and beneficial ingredients to address numerous skin conditions, deliver hydration to the deeper layers of your skin [...]
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Products and Tips For Kissable Lips

July 10, 2016

With the hot summer months upon us, it's so important that we protect and hydrate ourselves from head to toe. We nurture our skin with sunscreens and moisturizers, our hair with leave-in conditioners and tonics and our feet with rich salves and creams.....but what about our lips? Yes, sadly our lips are often neglected and [...]
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We're Head Over Heels for Helichrysum

June 19, 2016

We are so excited about a fabulous new ingredient that will soon be used in a variety of our skin care products and we simply can't wait to tell you all about it!Helichrysum Italicum is a member of the sunflower family and comes from the Greek word "helisso" meaning "to turn around" and the word [...]
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We Care About Your Hair!

June 02, 2016

By now you all know that we create and sell a fabulous array of skin care products: from healing salves and body buffers to anti-aging elixirs and hydrating cleansers. You need it, we've got it! But did you know that Galiano Island Soapworks is also super passionate about hair care? Absolutely! We take pride in [...]
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Take Charge of Your Skin Care with BeautElixirs!

March 28, 2016

Have you ever noticed how sometimes our skin can vary from day to day? Just like our hair or our moods, our complexions can change from one day to the next for various reasons such as stress, diet, skin conditions, exposure to air pollutants, sun damage, aging and the list goes on. Wouldn't it be [...]
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Citrus Stem Cells? Absolutely!!

March 07, 2016

Aging is a reality that we all must face whether we like it or not....but it's not a process that should be feared, hated or seen in a negative light. In fact, Galiano Island Soapworks believes that we can all age gracefully and look good doing it, especially with the help of two of our [...]
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Check Out Why We Love Camelina!

February 07, 2016

You'll be pleased to know that we've been busy creating new products using fabulous high-quality ingredients. We're excited to introduce three wonderful products: Camelina Hand Cream, Sunkissed Camelina Massage Oil and Green Muscle Massage Oil. All three creations have one very amazing key ingredient in common: Camelina Seed Oil.Camelina is an annual plant that is a member of the [...]
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A Bathtime Treat For the Body, Mind and Soul

December 20, 2015

At the end of a long, tiring and stressful day, there's nothing better than a delightful soak in the tub, am I right? Whether you love adding bubbles, essential oils or candles to your bath routine, it's one of the few moments of the day where you can completely unwind and let go. Did you [...]
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Holiday Gift Ideas From Soapworks

December 07, 2015

With Christmas right around the corner, the hunt is on to find the perfect gifts for friends and family members. Our team here at Galiano Island Soapworks would like to give you, our valued customers, some helpful and affordable suggestions to help ease the stresses of shopping this season.We've got something for all tastes and [...]
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