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Maui artisans abound at inaugural county festival

  • COURTESY EXFOLICARE
    Loofah soaps: Charboo (Bamboo Charcoal)
  • COURTESY EXFOLICARE
    Loofah soaps: Charboo (Bamboo Charcoal), left, Guava Passion, Coconut Mango, Plumeria and Walk the Beach, which Makuch describes as a blend of ocean, coconut, mango and beach daisy. Her soaps will be for sale at the Made in Maui County Festival.
  • COURTESY LYNN NISHIKAWA
    During the soap-making process, Ruby Makuch uses a commercial hand mixer to blend oils with lye water to a puddinglike state.
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