Homemade Natural Remedies: 80 Organic Beauty Recipes On A Budget For A Healthy Life - Lora Brenner (2016)

Book 3. Soap Making: Essential Guide For Absolute Beginners. 20 Homemade Organic Recipes

Chapter 17. Oatmeal Soap



228 grams distilled water

86 grams lye

90 grams sunflower oil

150 grams coconut oil

150 grams palm oil

½cup ground oatmeal.

Step 1: Prepare the base

Add the lye to the distilled water and stir continuously. Set it aside to cool.

In a separate pot, combine the oils and melt over medium heat.

Step 2: Blend

When the temperature of both mixtures is 90F, blend them using a stick blender. When you reach trace, add the ground oatmeal.

Step 3: Molding

Pour the soap mixture into the prepared molds and leave to harden. You can sprinkle the soap with some oatmeal.

Step 4: Cut into bars

Unmold, cut into bars and leave to cure for 3 to 5 weeks.