This soap recipe is simple because it uses a melt and pour base that is pre-mixed and ready to go. No need to work with messy chemicals! The citrus slices are something you'd only find in handmade soap.
A fresh lemon homemade poppy seed soap for kitchen use. The fresh lemon scent easily removes the lingering aroma of onions and garlic during dinner prep. The poppy seeds feel like little exfoliants against your skin, scrubbing, while the shea butter softens at the same time.
The Turmeric Secret Swirl Soap is made with spicy ginger essential oil, which complements the warm color.
Looking for a handmade gift idea but don’t want it to look homemade? Then this idea is perfect for you! These super easy decorative Hanging Soap Chains (Zeep Kettingen) are great to give for any occasion (Mother’s Day Birthdays, Teacher Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Christmas etc).
Anise is native to Egypt but cultivated widely for its aromatic seeds and the oil from them used medicinally and as a flavoring in cookery. It’s sweet licorice aroma is irresistible. This herb is also known for it’s ability in hiding the human scent.
The special part about this homemade soap recipe is that it’s a cold process preparation, going for all-natural ingredients. Suiting the most sensitive skins as well, the bars call for natural vegetable ingredients, pure essential oils, natural colors, and herbs.
Pay attention to your stick blender (aka immersion blender). If the noise changes drastically (some change is normal, but a screeching or grinding noise is not!), or if it heats up considerably, stop. Either let it cool down or switch to using another one.
Soda ash occurs on soap due to the natural process of unsaponified lye reacting with carbon dioxide in the air. The result is a thin white layer on the top of the soap. While perfectly safe to use, soda ash can be considered an aesthetic issue.
Cold process soap is made from oils, lye, and water. When these ingredients are combined at the right temperature, they harden into soap in a process called saponification. Go to your local craft store and grocery store to purchase the ingredients listed.
Looking for the most creative ideas for your handmade soap? Then look through our best recipes. Here, you will find the most exotic handcrafted soap recipes starting from the Avocado Cold Process Soap and ending by Turmeric Secret Swirl Soap. In addition, you will find the most exclusive ideas for natural essential oil scrubs and body balms made of natural ingredients, including moisturizing avocado oil and kokum butter. Create your own handmade masterpiece using our creative ideas and tips offered by a professional soap maker.
This Rose Quartz Cold Process Soap features a soft pink swirl and a fresh and floral fragrance!Read more
A quick DIY, this 10-minute melt and pour recipe incorporates the anti-aging, acne-fighting, clarifying, and moisturizing properties of raw organic honey with the skin soothing benefits of goat milk – no lye needed.Read more
I’ve found making soap to be extremely addictive and one of the most wonderfully rewarding creative hobbies. Below you’ll find all of the information you need to get started, along with the basic soap recipe that I’ve made dozens of times.Read more