Ingredients

  • 5.8 oz Cocoa Butter
  • 15.6 oz Coconut Oil
  • 5.4 oz Shea Butter
  • 2.2 oz Castor Oil
  • 4.5 oz lard
  • 11.2 oz Olive Oil
  • 6.3 oz Lye
  • 12.6 oz Water
  • 2 oz Essential Oils
  • 1 teaspoon Mica (color is up to you and can be split into 2 colors-1/2 teaspoon each)
  • 1 tablespoon Oil
  • Soap Mold

Directions

  1. Heat the Cocoa Butter in a double boiler over low heat, stirring occasionally
  2. Once it is almost completely melted, add in the Shea Butter & continue to stir
  3. Once the Shea Butter is almost melted add in the Coconut Oil & Lard
  4. Continue stirring until all ingredients in the double boiler are completely melted
  5. Add in Castor Oil, Olive Oil, Lye, Essential Oils and Water
  6. Stir until completely incorporated with the rest of the mixuture
  7. Mix Mica with 1 tablespoon of oil
  8. Add Mica mixture to soap mixture
  9. Swirl as desired or mix completely in to achieve the color/look you are going for
  10. Pour the soap into the mold and let it set up overnight
  11. After 24 hours or so, take the soap out of the mold and let it cure for a few weeks
  12. Once completely cured, use as needed