Light and Fruity Cold Process - Palm Free

The warming scent of pomegranate with the light and amazing soap base recipe will delight

Light and Fruity



500ml Macadamia Nut oil
250gm Coconut oil
250gm Soybean oil
320gm Water
141gm Lye
30gm Sodium Lactate
1 teaspoon Rubine liquid soap colour
30gm Pomegranate fragrance oil (Sweetcakes)


Always wear protective goggles, gloves and other safety clothing when handling caustic materials.

Measure water into container. Measure lye into a separate container.
Slowly pour the lye into the water while stirring slowly and consistently.
Allow to cool to 40ºC. Add sodium lactate and rubine colour.

Heat oils until just melted. Allow to cool to 40ºC. Pour lye mix carefully into oils and stir well. Stick blend until light trace.
Add fragrance oil and stir well.
Pour into prepared mould/s and insulate if required.
Unmould after 24hours
Allow to cure for 4 weeks minimum.

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by Kerry Pearson
Heirloom Body Care