How to colour your soap with green tea powder

A lovely friend of mine from South Korea has brought me some ingredients to experiment with in my soaps. And there’s nothing I love more than experimenting! The first ingredient I have tried was the green tea powder. In it’s natural state it has a yellow-green colour but I was curious to see how it … Read more How to colour your soap with green tea powder

Soap for the community 1 – Botanical eucalyptus soap with hemp oil

I have spent a lot of time lately making natural soap to give to friends, family and to anyone in the community who might need it. With the lack of soap from the shops lately I am sure a lot of people will need some.  But besides the practical reasons, it’s also a way of … Read more Soap for the community 1 – Botanical eucalyptus soap with hemp oil

Botanical soap

Let’s be honest, soap decorated with dried herbs and flowers is gorgeous! Adding plants to your soap is tricky as most of them turn brown in contact with the lye and water, but there are some exceptions like herbs (mint, rosemary, thyme, etc), chamomile and marigold. The herbs will maintain their dark green colour and … Read more Botanical soap