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Simple Soap Recipe With Olive Oil and Coconut Oil Nowadays, even basic bar soap is full of strange, caustic chemicals and perfumes. I don't need any of that. I just need something that will clean my skin and leave it feeling nice and soft. Something made with coconut or olive oil, perhaps… or both! Which is why I love this soap recipe.

Nowadays, even basic bar soap is full of strange, caustic chemicals and perfumes. I don't need any of that. I just need something that will clean my skin and leave it feeling nice and soft. Something made with coconut or olive oil, perhaps… or both! Which is why I love …

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Simple Soap Recipe With Olive Oil and Coconut Oil Nowadays, even basic bar soap is full of strange, caustic chemicals and perfumes. I don’t need any of that. I just need something that will clean my skin and leave it feeling nice and soft. Something made with coconut or olive oil, perhaps… or both! Which is why I love this soap recipe. #diy #diysoap #s

Nowadays, even basic bar soap is full of strange, caustic chemicals and perfumes. I don’t need any of that. I just need something that will clean my skin and leave it feeling nice and soft. Something made with coconut or olive oil, perhaps… or both! Which is why I love …

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How to Make an Organic Soap How to Make an Organic Soap. Lye, leached from the ashes of a fire, is an extremely caustic chemical found in most soaps — even organic soaps. It is toxic to inhale and is not the best choice for someone just starting out in the soap-making craft. For beginners, an organic melt-and-pour soap base offers the easiest way to dip your toes into…

How to Make an Organic Soap. Lye, leached from the ashes of a fire, is an extremely caustic chemical found in most soaps — even organic soaps. It is toxic to inhale and is not the best choice for someone just starting out in the soap-making craft. For beginners, an …

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How to Make Olive Oil Soap Without Lye For centuries, olive oil and olive oil-based skincare products have been known to provide many benefits to the skin. You can purchase olive oil-based soap, but many store-bought soaps contain lye, a strong alkaline, caustic substance that can dry and irritate the skin. As an alternative, you can make your own olive oil soap without lye by using a…

For centuries, olive oil and olive oil-based skincare products have been known to provide many benefits to the skin. You can purchase olive oil-based soap, but many store-bought soaps contain lye, a strong alkaline, caustic substance that can dry and irritate the skin. As an alternative, you can make your …

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