How To Make Soap – DIY Homemade Soap Recipe

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How To Make Soap

How To Make Soap

How To Make Soap – Soap making can come across as a difficult task as a beginner. But using this recipe and method makes it very simple. Once you have the correct equipment and ingredients, you will not want to buy soap from the store again. This natural soap recipe is perfect for anyone with easily irritable skin, and lets face it, natural is always better in any scenario.

This recipe will make approximately 10 large soap bars. You can keep them in storage which makes it an economical way to keep your toiletries stocked up. Plus, these make the perfect little gifts and looks great wrapped in a pretty bow.

How To Make Soap

You Will Need

Equipment
  • small plastic container for measuring lye
  • larger heatproof plastic container for mixing the lye and liquid
  • digital kitchen scale
  • rubber gloves for handling the lye
  • pot for mixing the soap in, non-aluminum (e.g. stainless steel pot)
  • thermometer
  • immersion blender
  • big stirring spoon and rubber spatula
  • soap mold of some sort (can be made out of wood)
  • parchment or freezer paper for lining the mold
Ingredients
  • 4.17 oz (118 g) lye (6% superfat)
  • 9 oz (255 g) calendula tea
  • 15 oz (425 g) olive oil (50%)
  • 8 oz (227 g) coconut oil (27%)
  • 2.5 oz (71 g) castor oil (8%)
  • 4.5 oz (128 g) sunflower oil (15%)

How To Make Soap

 

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