Tag: soapmaking

Galaxy Soap Bar Recipe These bars are really out of this world! This recipe is so simple and you can use just about any color re-batch (leftover) soap bars. This past week I made Valentine’s soap, needless to say, I had plenty of pink and purple leftover. Re-batching is the simplest way to create something […]

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I wanted to incorporate all colors of the rainbow in this special confetti soap. My favorite part about doing this type of soap is that you never quite know what you’ll get until you begin slicing the bars of soap. This recipe is a little more time-consuming than most because it includes many colors. Alternatively, […]

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Hello Wine Lovers, I bet you didn’t know Bulk Apothecary carries many different wine fragrance oils. Well, we do and they all smell terrific! Just trying to figure out which scent to use in this recipe was a pretty difficult decision! Grab yourself your favorite glass and let’s get started with this soap bar wine […]

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Cookie Cutter Heart Soap Recipe Valentine’s Day is the perfect excuse to get crafty and create something special from the heart. For those who love this holiday, this recipe will be right up your alley. Instead of giving those traditional Valentine’s Day cards, why don’t you try something different? Like these heart-shaped soap bars made […]

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Now that the holidays have passed, I wanted to experiment with a skin-loving, floral soap. With freezing, below-zero temperatures, I found myself wanting to complain and shudder, but then I realized I am lucky enough to live somewhere that we get to experience all four seasons. Beauty can be found anywhere – you just have […]

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Winter Soap Bars   Winter has arrived! That fresh scent of the brisk winter air, combined with woodsy smells such as cedarwood and birch. The smell alone will have you feeling like you’re walking through the woods. Plus, that earthly scent will instantly wake up your senses.   In this recipe, we will be combining […]

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  Delving into a new hobby can seem intimidating and one of the most frequently asked questions we get here at Bulk is “where do I start?” – we are here to help! Melt and pour soapmaking is a rewarding activity because you get to create beautiful and unique gifts. You can sell your soap, […]

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  October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we are spotlighting our pink products here at Bulk to help spread the word. Here is a layered soap tutorial that will help you create the perfect gift for a friend or family member whose life has been impacted by cancer. In addition, yielding eight bars a […]

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Halloween is coming! This is a fun project to kick off the spooky season. If you have never layered melt and pour soap, this would be a fantastic first experience. I used orange and black for this soap, but you may use any color variation you’d like.     Here’s what you’ll need: 2 lbs. […]

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Orange and Honey Body Bars Can you even believe summer is over? While I’m sad to see summer go, I sure do love the colors of fall. It definitely puts me in the mood  to pull out all the fall decorations. Plus, it’s time to put away those fun soaps of summer and spice it […]

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Oatmeal Apple Cinnamon Soap The weather is beginning to change here in the Midwest, so I wanted to share a recipe with you featuring one of my personal favorite scents of the season, apple cinnamon. I love this fragrance because the cinnamon scent does not overpower the apple, and it has crisp top note with […]

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    Watermelon Soap Who doesn’t love a juicy slice of watermelon during the hot summer months? Watermelon is an everyday treat in my household during the summer. It’s so refreshing and my kids love it. Today we’ll be making Watermelon Soap. This recipe is really simple and if you have any helpers at home, […]

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  Hi Bulkers, June is here! Nice weather, swimming, baseball games and of course, Father’s Day! Get ready for today’s recipe. Grab your favorite bottle of beer and let’s begin. Yes, I said beer! Father’s Day is only a few days away and what dad wouldn’t love a nice cold bottle of beer? (don’t worry […]

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  Hi Bulkers! Any caffeine lovers out there? I know I can’t survive without my daily fix of my coffee and green tea. I’m sure a few of you can agree! I thought it would be fun if we made some “caffeine” inspired recipes. Today, we’ll be making a green tea frappe soap loaf. This recipe […]

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Lemon and Rosemary Soap Recipe   Hi Bulkers! If you’re anything like me, you LOVE the smell of fresh lemons in the kitchen. The aroma is fresh and clean. There are so many wonderful benefits to using lemons and lemon essential oil, besides the smell of course. Lemon is a great cleaner, which is why it’s […]

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  How to Make Money AND Stay Home With your Children Forget everything you’ve heard about stay-at-home moms/dads. The times have changed, and gone are the days that one parent had to sacrifice their income-earning potential to stay home and raise a family. There are a lot of opportunities to have the best of both […]

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