What's the Skinny

Diving In: The Open Hand & Taking Back Your Power in Relationships with Shari Davenport

As we've now passed the one year anniversary of the COVID-19 shutdown, we thought Shari would be the perfect guest to discuss something we've all been feeling, the radical change in how we connect.

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Ingredient Feature: Soybean Oil

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Skinny Dip Candle is committed to providing quality skincare, naturally. In an effort to be open about our ingredients, we will be telling you a bit more about them here on our blog! What better way to start than with our first ingredient, soybean oil (aka Soy Wax)?

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An Abridged History of Skinny Dip Candles

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We think it's about time to give you a little history on Skinny Dip Candles. 🤓
Skinny Dip Candles were invented by native Missoulian, Karen Porter, in 2004. After seeing a craft fair demonstration of soy candles in which she was asked to dip her fingers into the safe-to-touch wax, she had the "aha" that such a wax could be formulated as a lotion!

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How to Use Skinny Dip Candles for Dry Hands

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For those of us living in a semiarid climate with long winters (thanks Montana), it's not uncommon to have cold, dry hands. And with all the extra hand-washing and sanitizing going on the last year, our digits are in a state of deterioration. Luckily, our Skinny Dip Candles can be a big help!


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The 5 Love Languages: Why We Need to Return to the Origins

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Since it's inception, the 5 Love Languages idea took off exponentially and is now commonly considered a form of personality test. However, that was not quite the intention of the inventor, Gary Chapman. In fact, he only dedicated a single chapter in his book to discerning your own love language.

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