A decidedly feminine homemade soap recipe, Champagne and Roses is sure to delight those partial to fruity floral soaps.
Both fragrance oils used in this blend were purchased from New Directions Aromatics should you wish to duplicate it exactly.
If you would prefer to use only essential oils, try using lavender and sweet orange instead.
You can easily make this recipe Palm Free, by simply switching out the palm oil for lard, tallow, shea butter, cocoa butter or mango butter and re-running the recipe through a lye calculator to get the correct amount of sodium hydroxide (lye) needed.
Castor Oil - 45 gr. | 1.59 oz. | 5%
Coconut Oil - 225 gr. | 7.94 oz. | 25%
Olive Oil - 360 gr. | 12.7 oz. | 40%
Palm Oil** - 180 gr. | 6.35 oz. | 20%
Shea Butter - 90 gr. | 3.18 oz. | 10%
Distilled Water - 234 gr. | 8.25 oz.
Coconut Milk - 90 gr. | 3.18 oz.
Lye - 126.16 gr. | 4.45 oz.
Water/Coconut Milk as % of Oils = 36
Super Fat/Discount = 5%
Palmarosa E/O - 2 tsp. (10 ml)
Rose Geranium E/O - 2 tsp. (10 ml)
Rosewood E/O - 2 tsp. (10 ml)
Strawberry Champagne F/O - 4 tsp. (20 ml)
Red Current & Thyme Tea F/O - 2 tsp. (10 ml)
White Mica - 1 tsp. (5 ml)
Crimson Mica - 1/4 tsp. (1.25 ml)
**If you cannot find ethically sourced palm oil or would prefer to not use palm oil at all, it can be substituted with lard, tallow, shea butter, cocoa butter, mango butter, etc. Re-run the recipe through the lye calculator before making.
Before making this soap, be sure to read all the directions below and follow the links for further information you will need.
Follow the directions for creating soap curls if you are going to include them in your design.
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