Save Your $$, DIY Your Own Summer Scented Soaps!!

4 Materials
$1
10 Minutes
Easy
You can make your own beautiful scented soaps for pennies on the dollar. They can be used to accent your bathroom decor, or give away as gifts. There are so many possible variations with mold shapes and fragrances. You can also choose to avoid harsh chemicals and add ingredients that are beneficial for the skin.
Gather your supplies. For this soap I used: 3.5 oz of white melt and pour soap base, "Seashore" soap safe fragrance, teal blue soap safe color, and a mermaid soap mold. You will also need a microwave safe container, a stirrer, and a eye dropper.
Melt the soap in the microwave (about 45 - 60 seconds). Add 3 drops of the teal blue color. Then add 25 -30 drops of Seashore fragrance and stir the soap mixture.
Coat your mold with coconut oil (you can also use petroleum jelly). Then pour in the melted soap mixture. Once the soap has set you can pop it into the fridge to cool off faster.
When the soap is completely cooled you can pop it out of the mold.
The end result is a beautiful fresh smelling decorative hand soap.
Suggested materials:
  • White melt and pour soap base   (Michael's)
  • Seashore fragrance   (Bramble Berry)
  • Mermaid soap mold   (Milky Way Molds)
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  • Linda Lockwood Linda Lockwood on Jan 15, 2018
    Where do I get the soap color

  • Barbara Weber Barbara Weber on Mar 07, 2019

    my bath is all mermaids---where do I find this mold?

  • Lisbon Lion 67 Lisbon Lion 67 on Sep 03, 2020

    Hiya, where would I get the "Mould's", I am in Scotland and I presume that you are in the US, also, what is an "Eye Popper", lol, is that a silly question?

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