We had two aims when we started making soap: 1) to make soap from local ingredients, especially those that we could grow ourselves 2) to not use any chemical additives for colour, scent or preservative Read about how we make soap from our own beef tallow and other natural ingredients.
After buying liquid laundry soap at $15+ for less than two gallons (which is mainly water anyways), I was ready to find a new solution to getting our laundry clean. I’ve been using this recipe for over a year and love it!
Reasons for making your own Shaving Cream: It will leave your legs, face, or armpits soft. It will allow you to get a closer shave than just lathered soap You will avoid all of those HORRID chemicals that are in the canned store-bought versions Great Gifts! You can put this in a foam pump and […]
This all natural soap recipe includes real pumpkin and has a delightfully scented vanilla spice layer, swirled through the middle of each bar.
There are a lot of dubious ingredients in even the most expensive skin-care products. Making your own body wash is cheap it won’t contain any harsh ingredients you can’t pronounce. Plus you can customize it to get the fragrance that’s perfect for you.
Here is a quick tutorial on making home made soap using a very simple, beginner-friendly recipe and technique.