The Soapmaker's Companion: A Comprehensive Guide with Recipes, Techniques & Know-how
The most comprehensive guide to soapmaking ever!
From the author of the best-selling The Natural Soap Book comes this illustrated guide to making over 40 specialty soaps -- from exquisite stained-glass, marbled, and layered soaps to soothing masseuse bars, hardworking laundry soap, and practical liquid soaps.
Through clear, step-by-step instructions, master soapmaker Susan Miller Cavitch leads you through every step of the soapmaking process and teaches you how to:
*craft exotic and practical soaps in your home
* blend and use essential oils and natural colorants
* design multi-colored, marbled, and imprinted soaps
* understand the chemistry of soapmaking and create your own personal bars
Plus, you'll get tips on how to get started selling soaps!
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Review: The Soapmaker's Companion: A Comprehensive Guide with Recipes, Techniques & Know-HowUser Review - Jennifer Marie - Goodreads
There's a lot of information in this book. Some of it can be overwhelming if you don't already understand some basics. Also some of the information is kind of outdated. That said there are still some parts that I have marked for reference because they are good and helpful. Read full review
Review: Soapmaker's Companion: A Comprehensive Guide with Recipes, Techniques & Know-HowUser Review - Kira - Goodreads
Has some great information but is dated. Read full review
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Susan Miller Cavitch
Limited preview - 1995