Category: Bath & Body

Feb 04

Make This Birds of Paradise Tropical Soap for Valentine’s Day

Here’s a functional and whimsical gift idea for your loved ones – Birds of Paradise tropical scented pure coconut oil soap!  The fragrances in this soap combine sweet and tangy fruity scents with island hibiscus, making for a true tropical getaway. This is another one of my favorite superfatted pure coconut oil soaps – I …

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Aug 03

How to Make Your Own Soap Molds

When it comes to soap mold making the possibilities are endless provided the container you choose is able to hold hot water. Many soap makers prefer to buy pre made soap molds but personally I prefer to make my own, depending on what type of soap I am making and what sort of design I …

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Aug 02

How to Make Glycerin Soap

Learn How to Make Beautiful Glycerin Soap Bars for Holiday Gifts Using a Simple Glycerin Soap Base I simply adore making soap and I think you will get hooked once you learn how to make glycerin soap. This is, in my opinion, the easiest soap of all for beginners and I tend to use this …

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Aug 02

How to Make Bath Bombs with the Wow Factor

I just love making skin and body products which I sell at a local Farmers Market and one of my most popular selling items is the bath bomb. I am assuming you know how to make bath bombs, but I will give you the basic recipe that I enjoy using with great success plus I …

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Jul 31

Soap Made With Milks, Creams, and Noggs

I have been making soap for many years and get pretty creative on occasions. I love milk and honey soap of any kind and have tried several different types of dairy products to make my soap. I find milk soaps hold strong scents well, but light scents can be washed out completely as the milk …

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May 08

How To Make Easy Whipped Coconut Oil Body Butter

  Today I made a fresh batch of coconut oil body butter with coconut lime fragrance oil – my favorite bath & body scent!  And the best part is that it only took a few minutes! I love coconut oil, and in fact it’s the only moisturizing oil that I will use on my skin …

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May 01

How To Make Pure Coconut Oil Soap

For most soap recipes, you have to have a mix of several different oils to achieve a good soap that is moisturizing, cleansing, and hard a nice hardness.  However, with coconut oil, there is a way to get around having such a complicated soap recipe, and that is by superfatting. “Superfatting” is adding more than …

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Jan 31

Three Oil Soap Recipe

This is one of my favorite soap recipes because it uses common oils that can be found in the grocery store, and it achieves an awesome balance of key soap qualities including INS (“a measure of the physical qualities of the soap based on the SAP and iodine value” according to SoapCalc, and which some soap makers …

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Sep 02

Pumpkin Patch 3 Oil Soap Recipe

I love this recipe because it only requires three oils, and the three oils are ones you can find in the grocery store – making it an easy recipe to satisfy a quick soap making fix! Ingredients: 7 oz. olive oil 7 oz. coconut oil 11 oz. vegetable shortening like Crisco 8.2 oz. water 3.5 oz. …

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Feb 08

How To Make Soap The Easy Way: A Step-by-Step Guide

Making soap can be a fun craft project for all ages!  I make them for my own personal use because most commercially made soaps simply don’t hold a candle to good handmade soaps.  Also, I get to choose the base and fragrance combination to make my own perfectly customized bars of soap.  It’s also a …

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