lavender soap

 

How To Make Your Own Soap

I love this humorous, inspirational story from A Home Companion about the first time Wendyl made soap, am definitely going to give this recipe a try. If you or anyone you know suffers from skin allergies making your own soap is one way you can be sure that the soap you are rubbing on your skin is free from added fragrance and other problematic synthetics. “My first problem was how to get hold of some caustic soda, …

 

foaming soap

 

DIY Lavender Foaming Soap

In our book Recipes For A Cleaner Life, there’s a recipe for Liquid Hand Wash that contains Sunlight soap, we’ve had a few people with sensitivities ask for a liquid soap recipe that is made with Castile soap instead. This DIY recipe works best in a foaming soap dispenser; when used this way it will last about three times as long as a regular liquid soap dispenser which makes it very economical. If you don’t feel …

 

bar of castile soap

 

Castile Soap Recipe

This is one of our top selling non-Wendyl’s products because it features in a lot of our recipes, but it’s also a great natural soap on it’s own. My first attempt at this recipe didn’t go great, but that’s only thanks to not being precise with the recipe, so be sure to follow it exactly. Castile Soap 470ml water 170g lye (100% caustic soda or drain cleaner) 470ml olive oil 400g solid coconut oil 675g vegetable …