Recipe: Rise and Shine Citrus Soap

Some mornings are just tougher than others. The alarm goes off, I sleepily reach over, hit the snooze button, and fall back into my pillow for another ten minutes. Then I repeat the process?.about four more times. Ugh?. When it feels so good to…

DIY Vegan Shampoo

DIY Vegan Shampoo Lately, I’ve become pretty savvy at reading labels for “all natural” ingredients. Be it cleaning products, makeup, or beauty essentials- I’ve really tried to steer clear of anything chemical in an effort to lead a healthier lifestyle all around. Along with…

Recipe: Sugar Cube Scrubbies

Sugar Cube Scrubbies Aren?t they ADORABLE?! The answer to that question is yes. Yes, they are. AND they?re super convenient. Who wants to haul a tub of body scrub to the gym for their post-workout shower? Umm, no one. But, after logging a few…

DIY Swiffer Floor Cleaner

DIY Swiffer Floor Cleaner This always happens to me. I go to the grocery store, buy everything on my list (and several things that weren’t on my list) and get home only to realize that I forgot to write down a few things on…

Recipe: Hemp Facial Bar

Hemp Facial Bar Did you know, Hemp oil has many benefits? Hemp soap bases can help fight skin inflammations, heal nasty bug bites, and moisturize all skin types. Using a hemp based soap bar daily can help get rid of wrinkles, dry dull skin…

Recipe: Cupcake Bath Bombs

I can proudly say after many attempts, I’ve come up with the perfect cupcake bath bomb recipe. It wasn’t the easiest of tasks, but after trying a few different online recipes, I found this one to be the simplest. This cupcake recipe will take…

Recipe: Exfoliating Espresso Soap

Exfoliating Expresso Soap   I don?t know about you, but I LOVE the smell of coffee. Even before I liked the taste of it, I could stick my nose deep inside a coffee scented candle, inhale, and immediately be in heaven. It?s that kind…

Adding Exfoliants to Your Soaps

Many of our customers have mastered the art of basic soapmaking, so how about getting a bit more advanced? Today we want to spotlight our Seeds.   We get a lot of inquiries about adding exfoliants to their soaps. We do have seeds available….

Recipe: Easter Egg Soap!

Easter is coming up, so why not get festive with some Easter Egg Soap? These are pretty easy to make, and they look wonderful! Have them by the bathroom or kitchen sink for an extra special holiday touch!   Ingredients: Melt and Pour Soap…

Recipe: Valentine’s Soaps Using Rose Essential Oil

Valentine’s Day is coming up, so get prepared for the season of love by creating some homemade soaps! The recipe below can easily be altered, depending on the scent you want and the mold you want to use. Bulk Apothecary has fantastic heart and…

Recipe: Aloe Vera Shaving Soap Bars

Are you off to the beach this holiday season? I’m sure you’ll be soaking up plenty of sun. Don’t forget to pack the Aloe Vera. Aloe Vera has many wonderful benefits. It’s used to treat sunburn, cuts, and even acne prone skin. Aloe Vera…

Recipe: Gingerbread Soap

We’ve been inundating our customers with Peppermint recipes, we forgot about another favorite: Gingerbread. This is another flavor we all love this time of year, and Gingerbread soaps make FANTASTIC housewarming gifts for your holiday parties. The recipe below can be altered. You can…

Recipe: Peppermint Mocha Soap

Confession: I love everything peppermint. This time of year screams peppermint, and why not make a soap to go along with my latte? The recipe below can be altered in so many ways. It’s a basic soapmaking recipe using our peppermint essential oil and…

How to make Olive Oil, Lemon and Sweet Basil Exfoliating Soap Bars

olive oil and lemon soap bar

Olive Oil, Lemon and Sweet Basil Soap  There are many benefits from using Olive Oil Soap Bars. It is proven to help with skin conditions such as Psoriasis and Eczema. Its lather leaves your skin silky and luxurious. Olive Oil Soap Bars are great…

Making Lemon Meringue Kitchen Soap Bars For Bridal Shower Favors

lemon soap bar for soap making

Lemon Meringue Kitchen Soap Bar (Party Favors) Happy Wednesday! Wedding season is in full swing and Soap Bar Party Favors are a huge hit this year. I recently had a Bride- to- be place an order for my Lemon Meringue Kitchen Soap Bar Favors…

How Do You Make Melt & Pour Soap Base From Scratch?

  This is probably the single most asked question in our industry. For many beginners, making their own melt and pour soap base is the ‘Holy Grail’ of soap making. This is actually quite a simple process that, for some reason, most professional soap makers…