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How to Make Pencil Lines in Melt & Pour Soap (+video)

How to Make Pencil Lines in Melt & Pour Soap (+video)

Learn how to make charcoal pencil lines in melt and pour soap. (It’s easy!) Charcoal pencil lines are a design technique used to create a striking line of separation between layers of soap. While they might look tricky, they’re actually quite easy to make! (Want to make pencil lines in cold process soap instead? Check…

Natural Soap Making

Natural Soap Making

Want To Make Your Own Soap, But It Seems Too Complicated? I’m Here to Help. When my son was a toddler, he struggled with eczema and allergies. Commercial bars left his skin dry and irritated, so I wanted to learn how to make all-natural soaps free from the chemicals and ingredients that bothered him. The…

Herbs in Soap

Herbs in Soap

New Quick Start e-guide Using Herbs & Flowers in Soap Discover 20+ of the top herbs and flowers for making handmade soap. You’ll find out the best plants to use in soap (and which ones to avoid). Learn how to use these nourishing plants to create beautiful natural homemade soaps. You’ll also receive Soap Tip…

Chickweed Melt & Pour Soap

Chickweed Melt & Pour Soap

Chickweed (and optional violet leaves) combine to create a soft natural green color in this skin soothing melt and pour soap. This soap is a fun and useful way to use two abundant springtime weeds! Chickweed (Stellaria media) is a nourishing plant that’s used to promote lymph flow, and as a skin-soothing agent for itchy…

Pansy Inspired Soap

Pansy Inspired Soap

This soap is made up of three simple layers, colored with purple clay and indigo, and scented with a floral essential oil blend. Feel free to change up the colorants and scent to put your own spin on the recipe! I first made this recipe back in spring of 2018, and recently realized that I’d…

7 Tips for Adding Avocado to Soap + Avocado Soap Recipe

7 Tips for Adding Avocado to Soap + Avocado Soap Recipe

Avocado is a wonderful addition to cold process soap, featuring: skin-loving nutrients, essential fatty acids, and lots of label appeal. Here’s how to add avocado to your soap recipes! 7 quick tips when making avocado soap: Try replacing up to 1/3 of the water amount in your recipe with mashed avocado. If your recipe calls…

How to Make Herbal Liquid Soap from Scratch {+ recipes}
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How to Make Herbal Liquid Soap from Scratch {+ recipes}

Learn how to make natural herbal liquid soap from scratch. Homemade liquid soap can be used as a hand soap or body wash! The idea of making liquid soap from scratch used to intimidate me, but once I gave it a try, I realized it’s a lot easier than it looks! If you’ve successfully made…

Creamy Chickweed Soap (cold process)

Creamy Chickweed Soap (cold process)

This extra gentle herbal soap features skin soothing chickweed and shea butter. It’s coconut-oil free which makes it perfect for those who are allergic or extra-sensitive to coconut. Chickweed (Stellaria media) is a nourishing spring time weed that’s used in skin care products especially for itchy skin conditions and eczema. Since I have an abundance…