Making Natural Liquid Soaps: Herbal Shower Gels, Conditioning Shampoos, Moisturizing Hand Soaps, Luxurious Bubble Baths, and more

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Storey Publishing, Mar 20, 2000 - Crafts & Hobbies - 144 pages
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Using a simple double-boiler technique, readers will make elegant and soothing liquid soaps. Dozens of recipes using oils, herbs, and other natural ingredients to create hand soaps, shower gels, bubble baths, conditioning shampoos and even baby and pet shampoos.

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Great book easy instructions

User Review  - DIYSOAPMOM - Walmart

I have made soap in the past including liquid from information off the internet. This book went into much more detail and had trouble shooting solutions I could not find anywhere else. Plus so many ... Read full review

Easy to understand

User Review  - MasterHerbalistintraining - Walmart

I was well pleased with the whole ordering and pick-up process. As for the book, it is very informative, lots of recipes and versions and easy to understand and follow. I would highly recommend this book for making you own homemade liquid soaps and shampoos. Read full review


an introduction to soap
1 getting started
2 aguide tobasic techniques
3 formulating blends
4 premium natural shampoos
5 sumptuous bath shower gels
6 luxurious bubble baths
7 dyeing fragrancing
8 troubleshooting
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About the author (2000)

Catherine Failor has been making soap for more than 20 years. Her experience in graphic design and interest in science has enabled Catherine to test hot-process soapmaking, a technique not usually accessible to the home soapmaker. She has developed new ways to make colorful, scented soaps in the home kitchen, and shares them in her Storey books, Making Transparent Soap and Making Natural Liquid Soaps. CatherineIs entrepreneurial ventures include Copra Soap, a specialty soap manufacturing company, and her current venture, Milky Way Molds, producing Ithe finest selection of craft molds in the Milky Way Galaxy.

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