Soapmaking at Home: The Essential Materials You’ll Need

Soapmaking at Home: The Essential Materials You’ll Need

Making soap at home is a fun, rewarding experience, but it’s important to make sure you have all the materials you need before you get started. In this article, we will list all the essential materials you’ll need to make your own soap recipes, soap mixture and finished soap ideas. Materials for Making Soap Soapmaking…

Lye Discount Saponification Chart for Superfatting Homemade Soap

Lye Discount Saponification Chart for Superfatting Homemade Soap

If you want to make luxurious hydrating homemade soap you have to Superfat your recipe and this is achieved by creating a lye discount in your recipe. Whilst this may seem confusing at first there is an easy chart with which you can work so you know in the first instance how much Lye it…

Superfatting Homemade Soap: Extra Hydrating Oil for a Luscious Bar

Superfatting Homemade Soap: Extra Hydrating Oil for a Luscious Bar

Have you ever wondered how to make a superfatted soap? Superfatting your handmade soap is the answer! Superfats are oils that have been heated and then cooled. This process creates excess oil in your mix, which will ensure a more hydrating bar of soap. In this article, we’ll go over some tips on how to…

Soap Making From Scratch  (Ingredients, Science, Safety & Preparation)

Soap Making From Scratch (Ingredients, Science, Safety & Preparation)

Soap is a popular item that can be purchased at most stores, but it’s also possible to make your own soap from scratch. The process of making homemade soap does take some time and patience, but the end result will be worth it! In this article, we’ll go over the basics of how to make…