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Homemade Oatmeal & Honey Soap Recipe

The Nerdy Farm Wife shares her recipe for Homemade Oatmeal & Honey Soap.  I thought the story behind the soap was heart-warming: “Not long after my children went on a gluten free diet, they came down with chicken pox. It sounds silly, but I couldn’t stop dwelling on the sad fact that I couldn’t give […]

Rosa Rugosa Soap Recipe (Palm Free)

In Spring when the roses bloom one of the things that the Nerdy Farmwife makes is Rosa Rugosa soap.  She shares her recipe in this post.  If you don’t have fresh rose petals available, she cautions to avoid roses from the florist or grocery store.   It’s likely they’ve been treated with pesticides. You’ll need […]

How to Make Homemade Coconut Hand Soap

This is Amanda’s recipe for homemade coconut hand soap from Amanda.  She lists all of the ingredients and equipment. She also provides sources for recommended suppliers.  Then she presents a detailed, step-by-step tutorial on how to make the soap bars. Nice recipe. Click on the How to Make Homemade Coconut Hand Soap link below to […]

Homemade Natural Clay Soap Recipe

This is a recipe for natural clay soap by Jan (The Nerdy Farm Wife). She used the funnel pour method which results in a really beautiful design. Jan uses purple Brazilian clay, activated charcoal, another clay and a variety of oils and other ingredients. I love the pink and purple swirls and the earthy look […]

A Recipe for Handmade Vegan Bar Soap

Andrea of Frugally Sustainable created this recipe for handmade Vegan bar soap. She calls this her “Vegan Rescue Bar soap.” It moisturizes skin and is also good at healing skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis.  This soap is also wheat-free and non-allergenic.This is a hot process soap.  The recipe uses a nice combination of oils […]

How to Make Homemade Candy Cane Christmas Soap

  Marie of Humblebee & Me creates such wonderful homemade soap recipes! Just in time for the holidays, this is her Candy Cane Christmas soap.  It uses a variety of vanilla, oils, clay, and oxides to produce a beautiful, swirly soap. This soap would make a wonderful holiday gift for family and friends. Click on […]

A Recipe for Kitchen Coffee Spice Bar Soap

Don’t forget to Like Herbs and Oils Hub on Facebook so you’ll get notified every time we find a great new post about Herbs, Essential Oils, DIY Projects, Spices, Natural Remedies and Natural Living. This recipe for Kitchen Coffee Spice Bar Soap by Andrea of Frugally Sustainable uses 5 base oils, coffee grounds, some wonderful […]

Homemade Mocha Soap Recipe

soaprecipes101.com[/caption This is a recipe for Mocha Soap that I found over at Soap Recipes 101.  The recipe combines coffee and chocolate.  It produces a thick, creamy and rich soap.  Mocha soap uses a variety of oils, cocoa butter, coffee and cocoa butter. Click on the Homemade Mocha Soap Recipe to see the recipe and […]

How to Make Lemon Poppyseed Soap (Recipe)

Salt and sugar are used quite a bit in homemade products for exfoliation.  However, David of CandleAndSoap tries something more creative.  He uses poppy seeds for exfoliation in this soap recipe.   They are “scrubby” but not “scratchy.”  🙂 David uses a mixture of essential oils that are “bright and citrusy, and a little bit woodsy, […]

How to Make Jasmine, Rosewood, and Ylang-Ylang Soap

Don’t forget to Like Herbs and Oils Hub on Facebook so you’ll get notified every time we find a great new post about Herbs, Essential Oils, Spices, Natural Remedies and Natural Living. This is a rich, golden soap with an exotic, tropical scent.  The recipe by Marie of HumbleBee & Me uses wonderful natural oils, […]