List of Equipment You Need to Make Soap at Home
Before you can begin making soap at home, you need to gather some specific pieces of essential equipment. Here is a list of must-have tools for soapmaking, followed by a couple of extras that are also useful to have on hand.
How to Turn Bar Soap into Liquid Soap
I hate bar soap. Everything about it. It gets slimy while sitting in the soap dish, it gets covered with dirt, hair, etc., and it feels like it just harbours all kinds of germs. I may be a little overboard, but that's just the way I feel about bar soap. On the other hand, I love liquid soap - for my hands, my body, my face...but liquid hand soap and body wash can get pretty expensive, especially if you're using a natural brand. So you can imagine my excitement when I happened upon this…
Hot Process Soap Making
How to make homemade soap using a hot process method, which involves heating the soap mixture for an extended period, allowing you to use lye-sensitive ingredients and fragrance oils more easily.
Homesteader's Tallow Soap - Reformation Acres
Learn how to make tallow soap. It's the perfect soap for homesteader's and makes a nice cleansing and long-lasting bar of soap.
Homemade Orange Honey Body Wash
DIY orange honey body wash that's free of chemicals and sketchy ingredients. It will leave your skin clean, surprisingly soft and lightly scented.
DIY Whipped Soap Base - Humblebee & Me
Once I found out about cream soap (and specifically whipped cream soap), I immediately wanted to make some, so I googled it to find out what it was, and how to make it. And it turns out it’s a “secret”. … Continue reading →
How to Make a Coffee Scrub | The School of Aromatic Studies
Cardamom Coffee Body Scrub How’s this for a yummy delicious scrub for the body and mind: a combination of vanilla bean infused coconut oil with coffee infused sesame oil added to finely ground coffee and sugar with a hint of cardamom, black pepper and ginger essential oils…..sheer delight and beauty! Here’s what you’ll need: Equipment:... Continue Reading
The Classic Oatmeal, Goat's Milk and Honey Cold Process Soap - Milk in Oil Method
Oatmeal, Milk and Honey is a classic soap to make. It's one of the first soaps that I made when I first started to make soap. This method of milk soapmaking is a bit different
How To Make a Basic Cleansing Bar
Are you ready to try something new this year? It may not look all that sexy, but wait til you discover what this plain-looking bar can do for your f…
How to Make Your Own Soap + Herbal Recipes
One of my favorite ways to use herbs and essential oils is by adding them in handmade soap. In this tutorial you'll learn how to make your own soap at home!
How to Make Natural Liquid Soap
Detailed instructions on how to make a natural liquid soap base, sample liquid soap recipes, and information on how to formulate, adjust, and customize your homemade liquid soaps.
DIY Shower Melts for Health and Wellness
See how to make and use 3 DIY shower melts for health, wellness relaxation: relaxing eucalyptus shower bombs, decongestant peppermint shower fizzies with menthol crystals (DIY Vicks vapor rub shower melts) and headache shower steamers. The simple...