soap

Fighting Words

Keep Your Disgusting Bar Soap Away From Me and My Body Wash

I cannot believe that people willingly use this moisture-sucking, shower-sludging surfactant to clean themselves.
Susan Rinkunas
1.10.19
body

Is There Any Reason to Use Liquid Soap Instead of Bar Soap?

The more heavily used a bar is, the more microorganisms it holds. But does that really mean it's time to leave bar soaps behind?
Knvul Sheikh
9.27.18
Comics!

'Human Soap,' Today's Comic by Robin Vehrs

See what happens when a pile of filthy meat cons a gullible customer into buying soap that's made out of bones.
Robin Vehrs
11.14.17
Asking for a friend

Do I Really Need to Wash My Hands Every Time I Pee?

We can all afford to be more eco-conscious, but the bathroom is not the place to cut back.
Maggie Puniewska
9.27.17
experimental film

"All the Colors" Dance in This Mesmerizing Macro Fluid Video

Thomas Blanchard and Oilhack use the whole damn spectrum to create a universe of paint, oil, and soap.
Beckett Mufson
6.19.17
Broadly

What Does ‘MEN’ Actually Smell Like?

Hygiene products for women smell like blackberries, vanilla, or lemongrass. Products for men, on the other hand? They smell like "MEN." We asked experts what that means.
Edie Calie
6.13.17
Asking for a friend

How Bad Is it if I Don't Use Soap When I Scrub a Dish?

If it looks clean, it must be clean, right?
Maggie Puniewska
3.20.17
Art

Artist Makes Testosterone Soap and Other Paradoxical Objects

Testosterone and soap seem like they don’t mix, but Jes Fan explains why they do.
Andrew Salomone
1.2.17
Art

Eroding Soap Bust Gets a Clean Slate | Conservation Lab

Soap does not age gracefully—conservators at the Hirshhorn learned that the hard way.
Noémie Jennifer
9.13.16
Stuff

I Used Dr. Bronner’s Soap for Everything and Now I'm Ruined

Washing your dishes and your genitals with the same soap is weird.
Sam Weiner
9.8.16
Habits

The Punk Animals Take a Bath Together in This Week's 'Habits' Comic

In this episode of Lauren Monger's comic, the punk animals share more than just suds.
Lauren Monger
11.9.15
video

This Video Shrinks You Down to the Surface of a Soap Bubble

ASMR for your eyes and ears.
Clinton Nguyen
11.3.15
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