Hydrosol vs. essential oil: what is the difference and how can you use them for soapmaking and aromatherapy?
In previous articles, we have discussed what are essential oils, how to make a hydrosol, and hydrosol vs. essential oil as an overview.Read More
Homesteaders cooked a lard soap recipe in kettles over fires. You can make it in your own kitchen.Read More
Honey lends many beneficial qualities to homemade soap, but it can be a touch tricky to work with.Read More
Making shampoo bars is a very different process from making body soap in a lot of ways. Unlike body soap, it is important to limit the number of unsaponifiable substances in a bar made for hair.Read More
When learning how to make soap, attention to safety protocols is crucial. Learn from good soap-making resources before you begin.Read More
Add to Favorites It is critical to follow a few simple safety precautions when using lye for soap. Proper ventilation, along with gloves and eye protection, will help to prevent …Read More
Meet Yinka Adesola. Yinka lives in Nigeria, and every year she processes shea butter to sell. Growing up, she learned how to make shea butter as her entire family was involved in the yearly tradition of gathering nuts and refining them.Read More