Energy Soap (Cold Process)

This light scented , envigorating soap recipe is great for those mornings where a little "wake up" encouragement is a welcome thing.

 

Never made cold process soap before?  Please read our Cold Process Soap Making instructions before tackling this recipe as it can be quite a step for those who have never made this type of soap before 

Oil Components
340gm Coconut Oil (RBD or Extra Virgin)
300gm Palm Oil
100gm Macadamia Oil
100gm Olive Oil
90gm Carrot Infused Oil
50gm Shea Butter
20gm Castor  Oil
Combine all ingredients and warm gently to melt solid components. 
Allow to cool to 38ºC

Water Components
144gm Caustic soda/lye
300gm water
While wearing  at least gloves and goggles sprinkle caustic soda over water while stirring gently.  Avoid inhaling fumes.  Allow to cool to 38ºC.

Fragrant Components
15gm White Grapefruit Essential Oil
15gm Lime Essential Oil
10gm Clementine Fragrance Oil

Gently stir oils while adding water phase.  Use stick blender to bring to light trace.
Add fragrant components and stir well with a spoon to combine.
Pour into  a mould of your choice.