Soap Making Supplies I Wish I hadn't bought (Right Away)
When I first started making cold process soap I bought some soap making supplies and equipment that I really didn't need. Find out what these things were.
Homemade Rosemary and Tea Tree Oil Soap
I started making my own soap last year and have been hooked ever since. After doing some experimenting I have figured out the perfect recipe. I looked into making the real deal soap from lye but it just looks too complicated for my simple mind. I found though that you can make great natural soap without all the work as long as you have a good organic soap base. The base I use has the same component as lye- sodium hydroxide(a saponifying agent). So you are really getting all the same good…
How to make Honey & Beeswax Soap + Deepening the color using honey
Small batch of light colored honey and beeswax soap with oatmeal. Includes information on deepening the color to a warm brown and caramel-honey scent. Technical information: 1lb / 454g batch -- 5% superfat -- 34.5% lye solution