The Benefits of Shampoo Bars
Recently, there has been a resurgence of interest in shampoo bars. We first started formulating them a few years ago, and use them ourselves on a daily basis. Shampoo bars...Read more
Kallisti follows a long tradition of crafting soap using olive oil. All of our soap contains over 50% extra virgin olive oil.Read more
Golden Apples, Goddesses, and the Wrath of a Woman Scorned.
We’ve been asked about the meaning of our brand name. Kallisti gets confused by some as having reference to the Game of Thrones character, Daenerys Targaryen, who is often referred...Read more
Ingredient focus - Peptides
Flourish Facial Cream officially launched this week, and I’ve been asked about the collagen stimulating peptide that we use. First, it’s worth reminding ourselves what collagen is, and why it’s...Read more
Premium Small Batch Skincare Range
It's finally time to unveil some details of our Premium Small Batch Skincare range. It feels like a lifetime since we started working on these, and certainly we have travelled...Read more
Simple - but not easy!
We’ve been making several different personal care products for quite a while. People who use them keep telling us that we really ought to sell them. Unfortunately, as with many...Read more
Burning Ring of Fire . . .
We recently had some photographs emailed to us by a customer and user of Skin Salvation who was delighted with the relief it offered her poorly finger. She is a...Read more
Guest blog from Jez
Playing the drums takes its toll on one's hands. Blisters, callouses and friction burns are a regular result of the continual movement of the drumsticks against the skin of my...Read more
The perils of pampering pooches . . .
. . . Jayne is the proprietor of Duppies dog grooming studio in Stratford-Upon-Avon. She is passionate about looking after her furry clients and maintaining the highest possible standards, so...Read more
Biophotonic jars and bottles . . .
. . . we’ll be launching a number of Kallisti skincare products. A key consideration is choosing packaging. Various materials offer different properties in terms of cost, availability (especially in...Read more
Calluses, blisters, and CrossFit
Jon has an office job, but when he escapes at 5pm and during the weekends, he’s pretty serious about CrossFit. CrossFit is a mix of high intensity exercises using weights...Read more