Easy Soap Recipes for Beginning Soap Makers

We selected several of our favorite easy melt and pour soap recipes, perfect for beginning soap makers. Give them a try, and feel free to share your results with us! Recipes listed from newest (top) to oldest.

Midnight Plum Melt and Pour Soap DIY

January 18, 2017

What You’ll Need: 12 Bar Round Silicone Mold 32 oz. Stephenson Ultra Clear Soap Base Queen’s Purple Color Block Black Oxide Color Block 1/2 Tbs. Iridescent Glitter 1 tsp. Snowflake Sparkle Mica 0.6 oz. Bramble Berry’s Alien Type Fragrance Oil 0.6 oz. Vanilla Color Stabilizer  99% Isopropyl Alcohol in Spray Bottle ONE: Cut and melt 32 ounces of Stephenson […]

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Christmas Star Melt & Pour Soap Tutorial

December 8, 2016

What You’ll Need: Christmas Star Mold (two molds) 18 oz. Clear Melt and Pour Soap Base 0.1 oz. Sleigh Ride Fragrance Oil 0.1 oz. Vanilla Color Stabilizer Shimmer Sparkle Gold Color Block Merlot Sparkle Mica Shamrock Green Mica 99% Isopropyl Alcohol & Spray Bottle ONE: Chop and melt 18 ounces of Clear Melt and Pour Soap in […]

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Vermont Maple Melt & Pour Soap DIY

October 26, 2016

What You’ll Need: Guest Leaves Mold 10 oz. Clear Melt and Pour Soap Base 0.2 oz. Vermont Maple Fragrance Oil 0.2 oz. Vanilla Color Stabilizer Shimmer Sparkle Gold Color Block Perfect Red Color Block Perfect Orange Color Block Yellow Oxide Color Block 99% Isopropyl Alcohol in Spray Bottle Evergreen Mica Merlot Sparkle Mica ONE: Chop and melt […]

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Chamomile Oat Melt & Pour Bars DIY

September 14, 2016

What You’ll Need: Two Broad Rectangle Heavy Duty Molds 32 oz. Stephenson Oatmeal and Shea Melt and Pour 10 oz. Stephenson Ultra Clear Soap Base 1 oz. Chamomile Bergamot Fragrance Oil .5 oz. Chamomile Extract  Chamomile Herb, Egyptian 99% Isopropyl Alcohol in 8 oz. Spray Bottle ONE: Place a pinch of the dried chamomile herb into each […]

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Fish-in-a-Bag Melt and Pour Soap DIY

August 3, 2016

  What You’ll Need: Small Clear Plastic Bags (We used 4″ x 6″ bags similar to these) 21 oz. Stephenson Ultra Clear Melt and Pour Base 0.4 oz. Apple Macintosh Candle & Soap Fragrance Oil Brilliant Blue LabColor Fine Iridescent Glitter 6-9 Toy Fish (In this tutorial, I used about 2-3 fish per soap. The kit includes […]

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Pumice and Poppy Seed Melt and Pour Tutorial

June 22, 2016

What You’ll Need: Round Cupcake Silicone Mold 14 oz. Shaving Melt and Pour Base 10 oz. White Melt and Pour Base 8 mL Bramble Berry’s Made to Measure Type Fragrance Oil  1 Tbs. Lagoon Green Jojoba Beads  1 Tbs. Poppy Seeds 1 Tbs. Pumice 99% Isopropyl Alcohol Dropper Optional: 8 oz. Bottle (Spray Top) ONE: Chop and melt […]

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Melt & Pour Soap Truffles Tutorial

May 4, 2016

What You’ll Need: 3 Medium 9 Ball Silicone Molds 14 oz. Shea Melt and Pour Base 7 oz. Clear Melt and Pour Base 18 mL Butter Mints Fragrance Oil 12 mL Vanilla Color Stabilizer Brown Oxide Color Block Electric Bubble Gum Color Block Medium Pink Sea Salt Dropper 99% Isopropyl Alcohol ONE: Cut 14 oz. of […]

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Chicks and Bunnies Melt & Pour Soap DIY

March 22, 2016

What You’ll Need: Chicks and Bunnies Silicone Mold (Limited Edition) 18.6 oz. Goat Milk Melt and Pour Base 15 mL Green Fig Fragrance Oil Chrome Green Color Block Fizzy Lemonade Color Block Electric Bubble Gum Color Block 99% Isopropyl Alcohol Dropper ONE: Cut 18.6 oz. of Goat Milk Melt and Pour Base into small, even pieces. […]

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Doughnut Melt & Pour

February 10, 2016

What You’ll Need: 11.5 oz. Goat Milk Melt and Pour 3 mL Vanilla Select Fragrance Oil 3 mL Strawberry Fragrance Oil 3 mL Vanilla Color Stabilizer Yellow Oxide Color Block Fired up Fuschia Color Block 1 tsp. Medium White Jojoba Beads 1 tsp. Red Jojoba Beads Doughnut Mold ONE: Combine one teaspoon of each jojoba […]

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Lavender Goat Milk Melt and Pour Bars

December 30, 2015

What You’ll Need: Goat Milk Mold 2 oz. Goat Milk Melt and Pour 11 oz. Clear Melt and Pour Super Pearly White Color Block Ultramarine Violet Color Block Spring Meadow Fragrance Oil Lavender 40/42 Essential Oil Optional: Droppers and 99% Isopropyl Alcohol  ONE: Chop 2 oz. of Goat Milk Melt and Pour Base into small, even pieces. Place […]

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Sparkly Garnet Soap Gems Tutorial

November 18, 2015

What You’ll Need: 9 Cube Soap Silicone Mold 20 oz. Clear Melt and Pour Base .4 oz. Pomegranate and Black Currant Fragrance Oil Merlot Sparkle Mica Fine Iridescent Glitter Optional: 99% Isopropyl Alcohol PREP COLORANTS: In a small container, mix together 1 tsp. Merlot Sparkle Mica and 1 Tbs. rubbing alcohol. This step is optional. Mixing the mica in […]

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Pumpkin Pie Melt and Pour Soap

October 7, 2015

What You’ll Need: 12 Cavity Rectangle Silicone Mold 41 oz. Goat Milk Melt and Pour Base 12 oz. Clear Melt and Pour Soap Base Perfect Orange Color Block Shimmer Cappuccino Color Block 1 oz. Pumpkin Pie Candle & Soap Fragrance Oil 1 oz. Vanilla Color Stabilizer 3 Tbs. Ground Pumpkin Seeds 99% Isopropyl Alcohol Optional: Dash of ground […]

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Shimmery Summer Soap Jellies Tutorial

August 26, 2015

See the jellies in action in the video below! What You’ll Need: 9 Cube Soap Silicone Mold 32 oz. Stephenson Jelly Melt and Pour 10 mL Summer Fling Fragrance Oil 1/2 tsp. Fine Iridescent Glitter Fuchsia Lab Color Canary LabColor Orange LabColor Optional: Droppers DILUTING LABCOLOR: You will need to dilute the LabColors for this project. We dilute the […]

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Groovy Peace Sign Melt & Pour Tutorial

July 22, 2015

What You’ll Need: 11.6 oz. White Melt and Pour Soap Base .3 oz. Flower Child Fragrance Oil Set of 12 LabColors (Small) Peace Mold Optional: 99% Isopropyl Alcohol and droppers DILUTING LABCOLOR: You will have to dilute your LabColors for this project. We recommend diluting the small size of LabColor in 4 ounces of distilled water. Learn more about diluting […]

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Lemon Goat Milk Melt and Pour Bars

June 17, 2015

  What You’ll Need: Guest Goat Milk Tray Mold 28 oz. Goat Milk Melt & Pour Base 10 mL Lemon Essential Oil 1.5 tsp. Lemon Peel Yellow Oxide Color Block Optional: Clean Up Tool, Droppers, 99% Isopropyl Alcohol ONE: Cut 2 oz. of Goat Milk Melt & Pour base in small, even pieces and melt in […]

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Bees Soap Kit

May 13, 2015

What You’ll Need 2 pounds of Honey Melt and Pour Soap Base Bee and Honeycomb Mold 1 oz Oatmeal Milk and Honey Fragrance Oil 1 oz Vanilla Select Fragrance Oil ONE: Slice 1 pound of Honey Melt and Pour Soap Base into small pieces. Put the soap in a heat-safe container and microwave in 30 second bursts until […]

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