Easy Basic Beginner Soap

Oh, The Things We'll Make!


Making soap isn't difficult. Today I'm sharing my quick and easy beginner soap recipe with fun ideas for personalizing it by adding exfoliants, essential oils, etc.


  • 500 g extra virgin olive oil
  • 100 g coconut oil
  • 10 g lavender essential oil
  • 80 g lye
  • 195 g water


  1. Mix your lye into your water (Not the other way around!!!). Do this in a recipient that can handle heat; I used a glass bowl. It is best...
  2. Get the full instructions at Oh, The Things We'll Make!
Easy Basic Beginner Soap

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Tracy Ariza