This is a Cold Process Soap recipe. An overview of directions can be found on my Soap Making 101 post.
- 21 ounces olive oil (use part calendula infused oil)
- 14 ounces coconut oil
- 5 ounces sunflower oil
- 2 ounces castor oil
- 13 ounces of calendula infused water (tea)
- 5.98 ounces of sodium hydroxide (lye)
At trace: add up to one additional tablespoon of calendula infused oil.
This recipe is sized to fit my four pound homemade wooden molds. The inner dimensions are: 15 inches long, 3.5 inches wide and 2 inches tall.
If you’ve never made cold process soap before, take a peek at my Soap Making page for a few links and resources that might prove helpful.
For straightforward & easy to follow soap making directions, how to color your soap naturally, 25 of my favorite palm free soap recipes and more – check out my Natural Soap Making: Cold Process Basics & Recipes ebook!
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