A great way to become more self sufficient, no matter where you live plus it is healthier for you and your family and you get to flex those creative muscles. Soap making is an awarding craft to learn, letting you customize your daily soap to deal with different skin issues, mix your own scents or even sell at your local farmers market to others.
With a no-nonsense approach and easy to follow directions, professional soap maker, Gregory White, shares his experience (and recipes) for creating cold process soaps. White takes the reader step by step through the process of making natural soaps for family, friends, and for profit. Easy to understand and master. This second edition includes extended directions for first time soap makers, new recipes, how to make soap in small and large batches and a guide to using essential oils. Includes tips and advice for how to cut and cure soap, how to sell your soaps, packaging and labeling, and how to set up at a craft fair or market. Over 45 soap recipes from luxurious to economical.