Soap Making

Soap Design Planner 

Toni / January 9, 2018

The first time that I cut into a soap that I had planned out ahead of time… I mean really visualized how I wanted it to look – I jumped around my soap lab kitchen with excitement when I saw how great it turned out. For at least a good five minutes…. I forced my husband to come stare at…

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Sandalwood with Bentonite Clay Soap Recipe

Toni / January 8, 2018

My Sandalwood bar is always a best seller among men and women alike. This was actually the first of my handmade soaps that my husband would try, after I had been making soap for over a year and now it’s the only soap he uses. The man is as picky as they come so it’s a huge compliment that he…

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How to Use SoapCalc: Video Tutorial

Toni / January 4, 2018

I have newbie Soapmaker’s tell me from time to time that they want to make their own recipes but don’t understand how to use the lye calculator. You are not alone! However, it’s a lot easier than it looks.¬† In the video below I go over just the basics – what you need to plug in to get a working…

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How I Line My Log Molds

Toni / December 30, 2017

In this video I show you how I line my log molds. Its not pretty but you get the idea of how simple I make it. Theres no measuring, just a few folds and cuts. The first time is always the hardest but once you get the hang of it, there’s really no hassle. Ignore my husbands arms reaching across…

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How to Make All Natural Healing Salve

Toni / December 3, 2017

(Post contains affiliate links) There are a lot of natural healing salve recipes out there and they all tout different medicinal healing properties. I have been making my own salves for quite some time, plucking the best parts of each recipe I’ve made or stumbled across. The end result is this super healing salve and I’m going to teach you…

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