Soap Making Recipes, Tips & Tutorials

hot process soap

Teach Soap is the premier site for soap making tutorials, soap recipes, soap making tips and everything you’d want to know about making soap and other handcrafted products including lip balms, lotions, bath fizzies and much more.

From beginners to seasoned soap makers, Teach Soap has something for everyone! We cover everything from soap making recipes for beginners, to more complex cold process soap making recipes and techniques.

Check out our tutorial for Hot Process (CPOP) Swirls (left).

 

Easy Cold Process Soap Recipes

These simple cold process recipes are a great way to get started!

easy cold process soap making recipesEasy Shea Butter CP Soap Recipe
Coconut Oil 16 oz.
Olive Oil 18 oz.
Palm Oil 16 oz.
Shea Butter 4 oz.
Tallow 16 oz.
Totals 70 oz.
5% Superfatted Lye Amount 9.815 oz.
Ounces of water recommended 23.100 oz.

Honey Bee Cold Process Soap Recipe

Olive Oil 32 oz.
Palm Oil 16 oz.
Tallow 24 oz.
Totals 72 oz.
5% Superfatted Lye Amount 9.477 oz.
Ounces of water recommended 23.760 oz.

Here are more easy recipes for soaps, scrubs, lotions, and lip balms.

Aloha Melt and Pour Soap Recipe

melt and pour soap recipeThis recipe makes two pounds of beautifully, fragrant soap. View the complete Aloha Melt and Pour Soap tutorial.

1 lb. White Soap Base
1 lb. Clear Soap Base
.2 oz Coral Mica
.2 oz Shamrock Green Mica
Flexible Plumeria Mold
Island Coconut Fragrance Oil
Tropical Vacation Fragrance Oil