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Soap Bar by Cold Process Liquid Soap Using a Soap Bar Cheap Soap! Soap can be produced in many different ways. The good news is that some of these ways, the handmade, less industrial ones, allow you to make your own soap at home! You don’t need expensive industrial-grade equipment or inaccessible, hard-to-purchase chemicals. Everything … Read more Start Making Soap At Home

Homemade Rosemary and Eucalyptus Soap Recipe

Recipe of a natural herbal soap, made with rosemary and eucalyptus. Both plants contribute with very pleasant herbal camphor aromas, and very useful medicinal characteristics, to obtain a cool, refreshing and invigorating soap. Eucalyptus The star of this herbal soap recipe is eucalyptus. Eucalyptus essential oil, Eucaliptus globulus, is the one whose scent we associate with … Read more Homemade Rosemary and Eucalyptus Soap Recipe

Top 20 Best Natural Soap Bars – Apple Valley Natural Soap

When I found out this store while doing research about natural soaps, I immediately fell in love with it! It was like a kid entering a candy shop! Oh my God, so many sops, and all so good-looking… and natural!!  I was sad when I found out they don’t ship outside USA… Lucky north americans! … Read more Top 20 Best Natural Soap Bars – Apple Valley Natural Soap

Homemade Cinnamon and Turmeric Soap Recipe

This is a recipe for a deliciously fragrant and fun cinnamon soap enriched with shea butter and colored with turmeric. Be aware that, when containing spices, the soap might turn skin irritant to very sensitive skins. Please, make a skin test with this soap before using it. Using Turmeric in Soap as Colorant Although I’ve … Read more Homemade Cinnamon and Turmeric Soap Recipe

How to Make Liquid Soap With a Soap Bar

Have you ever wondered if you could make cheap liquid soap at home, to use it as liquid hand soap, or shower gel? Liquid soap can be made from scratch using oils and potash (potassium hydroxide), but it’s a complex and time-consuming process that people might shy away from. What if you can make liquid … Read more How to Make Liquid Soap With a Soap Bar

Homemade Lavender Soap Recipe

A simple recipe for a classical soap – a natural homemade lavender soap! A very foamy, creamy, and lightly scented soap with lavender that also has floral notes like orange blossom and rose. What’s So Good About Lavender Lavender is well known for its two specific traits: its fragrance and its color. It’s filled with memories … Read more Homemade Lavender Soap Recipe

How to Make Infused Oil

What Are Infused Oils Infusion is a chemical process that uses botanicals (typically dried herbs, flowers or berries) that are volatile and release their active ingredients readily in water, oil, or alcohol. In this process, a liquid is typically boiled (or brought to another appropriate temperature) and poured over the herb.  After the herb has been allowed … Read more How to Make Infused Oil

How To Make Homemade Healing Balm or Salve

Healing balms or healing salves was one of my greatest surprises when starting to make my own natural cosmetic products. They are just too simple to make and very versatile, not only being very conditioning, but also having several medicinal properties, such as anti-septic, anti-inflammatory, or skin regenerating. They can be as much as the … Read more How To Make Homemade Healing Balm or Salve

Homemade Natural Carrot Soap Recipe

This is a basic recipe for a homemade natural carrot soap, naturally colored with carrots. In the first recipes presented on this blog, only an oil/fat was used per recipe: see Homemade Olive Oil Soap Recipe, Homemade Coconut Oil Soap Recipe or Homemade Lard Soap Recipe. With one oil only to deal with, the recipes … Read more Homemade Natural Carrot Soap Recipe

Homemade Natural Rose Soap Recipe

Easy recipe of a homemade natural rose soap, a olive oil soap scented with rose geranium essential oil and colored with french pink clay, making a very gentle, conditioning and wonderfully scented soap. Rose is one of the most popular flowers in the whole world. It has been cultivated by humankind since Ancient times. Scientifically, … Read more Homemade Natural Rose Soap Recipe

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