I’m excited to be able to bring you a Video Tutorial: Shampoo Soap Step by Step. In this video I will walk you through how to make your own shampoo bar soap. Really, this can be watched to get an idea of how to make any hot processed lye soap, as the directions are the […]
Soap Instructions and Ideas. Learn how to add natural color, honey, and milk and more to homemade soap.
My first video published on tools needed to make soap seems to have been a great success, so here is the next Video Tutorial: Options for Soap Molds. This probably gave me the most frustration when I first started making soap. I was fine with finding the ingredients (though over time I have found better […]
It’s finally here! I’ve said to myself, “Forget the self consciousness and just publish the video.” 😉 So here it is, a soap making video tutorial: Soap Making Tools, focusing…of course, on tools needed for making your own lye soap. One of the first things that I got stuck on when just beginning to make […]
So now you’ve made the basic soap recipes and you want to add some color and fun to your soap. Adding Color to homemade soap is not difficult. It’s a matter of finding out what to put in. There are a lot of ideas on the internet that I would not recommend simply because of […]
When I first started looking into making my own soaps, I could not figure out where I could buy this thing called essential oils. I finally ended up at a large craft store and came upon an isle for candle making that had a large set of oils to choose from. I was excited. You […]
Homemade Christmas gifts can show that you really put forth the effort to make something special for someone. Before I ever tried making my own vanilla extract, I received some as a gift and was thrilled. I’ve also been given some great soaps in the past. These are things that I had never made myself […]