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Soap Making Recipes Resource List
Welcome to Kudlit's Resource Hub about soap making. Whether you're a novice home soap maker or an expert, I'm sure you'll find useful information from some of the resources listed here. Please take your time as this hub is packed with information that you won't probably be able to digest in just one sitting. So bookmark this hub NOW!
If you don't know where to start yet, About.com offers an excellent primer on where to start. They also have videos that show you the processes. If you don't what melt and pour is, or the difference between cold process and hot process this is the best place to start. Here's the URL:
MILLER's SOAP FAQs
Nancy Miller's website has been online for quite some time now and continues to help beginner soap makers. It has soap recipes that you can try when just starting out. Nancy's Soap FAQ's page is particularly useful. She also has a troubleshooting guide if you get stuck with a problem that you can't seem to solve on your own.
I like the presentation of Small Notebook of their tutorial called A Beginner's Guide to Soapmaking. It's very direct and uses a lot of images so you'll have a good idea about what the articles are talking about. It has four main sections that discuss tools, ingredients, process and finish.
SOAP MAKING RECIPES
If you are confident enough and you think that you're ready to try making soap now after immersing yourself in the basics, you can go ahead and try these recipes from these useful websites.
Learsoapmaking.com has several soap making recipes that you can try. It has videos so you can easily follow the procedures. They also provide a list of suppliers of the materials that you will need. You should have intermediate soap making skills. Here is the link:
Fun and Simple Soap Recipes
Here's a list of recipes that's not only fun, they're also to make. Just check out they're names and you'll surely want to make them:
- Ginger Cinammon-Salt Body Scrub
- Breakfast for your Skin - (Oatmeal & Brown Sugar Scrub)
- Brown Sugar and Lemon Scrub
- Aunt Katie's Body Scrub
- Honey Bee CP Soap
- Easy Shea Butter CP Soap
- Butterfly Soaps (don't worry they're not made of butterflies, just shaped like butterflies =))
- Cookie Cutter Soaps
and the fun thing is they also include recipes for lip balms, fragrances and hold your breathe: chocolate covered Oreos!
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