How to Make your own Soap
Many thanks to Craigslea Kindy for this activity.
Step 1. Organise all of the ingredients and equipment
What you will need:
- Soap base (eg. Goats Milk or Glycerine)
- Fragrant or Essential Oil
- Alcohol (eg. Isopropyl Alcohol)
- Chopping Board
- Stirring Stick
- Plastic Cling Film
Step 2. Cut up some soap base
Step 3. Melt the soap in the microwave until it becomes a runny liquid
Step 4. Mix in colour and fragrant oil
Step 5. Pour into soap mould
Step 6. Spray the soap with alcohol to remove any bubbles
Step 7. Place in refrigerator. Soap should be set in one hour.
Step 8. When the soap is set, pop out of the mould
Step 9. Wrap in plastic to preserve your soap
Step 10. When ready, give it to your friends!
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