Sustainable Living

Vegan Soap: What Is It and Why Is It Good For Us?

The beauty industry is notorious for testing their products on animals. While there has been a lot of shifts in…

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Posted on: October 8, 2021


wrapping soap with textured paper

Handmade is Who We Are

Hi, my name is Amelia and I am the founder of Nana + Livy. Since I was a little girl, I…

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Posted on: March 25, 2021


Vancity soap display

Community Showcase at Vancity

At Nana+Livy, we are thrilled to be given the opportunity by Vancity Savings Credit Union to showcase our products…

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Posted on: October 30, 2018


handmade soap packaging

Handmade Packaging Ideas for Shampoo Bar

After formulating our 100% vegan and natural Rosemary + Tea Tree Shampoo Bar, we have to decide on a packaging…

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Posted on: July 5, 2018


Breast Milk Soap

The Art of Making Breast Milk Soaps for Moms

A few days ago, a friend of mine, who is currently nursing her newborn, asked me if I could make soaps…

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Posted on: May 20, 2018