Lately making soap at home is becoming increasingly popular. This is not surprising, because homemade soap, made with his own hands, can boast of 100% naturalness of their ingredients. However, many novice soap makers do not know how to make their product not just natural, but also useful. Well, this is soap recipes handmade.

Soap recipes for its production in the home vary significantly. We can say, each homemade soap making is "himself the inventor". since it is practically impossible to obtain two completely identical in composition soap bars from different masters. This is for the best, because in this case everyone has the opportunity to prove himself in the fascinating and interesting work of home-made soap.

There are different methods of soap making at home.   The most experienced home-made soap makers can make soap even from scratch, that is, from alkali and a mixture of fats, for beginners, the most suitable way is to prepare soap from a special base or from brusochkov children's (neutral) soap.

Soap recipes handmade. made from soap base or baby soap, as a rule, differ only in the composition of the additives: medicinal herbs, essential oils, etc. Also, the recipes of home soap can include different natural dyes (vegetable juice, herbal decoctions). Below are some popular recipes of useful and beautiful handmade soaps.

Soap with cream and herbs. This soap contains natural cream, which is a great ingredient for moisturizing the skin as well as rosemary essential oil adds a refreshing aroma. For making this soap, you will need 100 grams of white soap base, 1 tablespoon of cream 10% fat, 1 tablespoon dry green optional, 1/3 tbsp olive oil, 3-4 drops of rosemary essential oil. The Foundation melted to a liquid state in a water bath and then added all the ingredients. The mass is decomposed by molds, then left to wait until its fully cured.

Soap with clay and seaweed.   Clay and algae contain many useful substances, beneficial for the skin condition - soap with such additives will take a worthy place among the women's cosmetic products. To make this homemade soap, take 100 g of white soap base, 1 tsp. dry shredded algae, 0.5 tsp. olive oil or avocado oil, 1/3 tsp. green cosmetic clay, 3-4 drops of tea tree oil. The order of making soap according to this recipe is similar to the previous one.

Anti-cellulite soap.   The anti-cellulite soap made at home is no less effective than the factory counterparts, and its composition can be individually adjusted to achieve a better result. The recipe for this handmade soap includes 1 bar of baby soap, 0.75 cups of water, 1 tbsp. l. sweet almond oil, 2 tsp. grated peel of lemon, 1-2 tsp. honey, 1 tbsp. l. ground almonds, 7-8 drops of vitamin E, 10-15 drops of essential oil of grapefruit or lemon (or a mixture thereof). Baby soap rubbed on a fine grater, mixed with water.

The mass is placed in a water bath and with constant stirring is heated until then, until it becomes homogeneous, without lumps. In the resulting soap base is laid all the additives according to the recipe, stir everything thoroughly. The mass is decomposed by molds. When the mass has hardened, it should be removed from the molds and leave for a couple more days for final curing. Then the anti-cellulite soap can be used.

Overall, in recipes handmade soap, you can include virtually any ingredients. and their number varies according to one's own experience. But it is important to remember that a lot of - does not mean useful, but because it is too much to get too involved with different dyes and odors. In addition, it is recommended to check the ingredients for allergic reactions before cooking home soap: usually citrus essential oils can be the most allergenic.

Home soap making   - this is an activity for the soul and body, because in the process of working on another soap masterpiece, you can "let go" your imagination and allow yourself to enjoy creativity, and then, in the process of using ready-made soap, rejoice in a beautiful and useful natural product.