Soap Making

Soap making for fun and profit.

Soapmaking For Fun & Profit by Maria Nerius

Have you ever dreamed of learning how to make fragrant soaps? You can! Soapmaking For Fun & Profit was written with two purposes in mind: to teach you the basics of this fun craft and to show you how to turn these new skills into cash!

 

The Soapmaker's Companion: A Comprehensive Guide With Recipes, Techniques & Know-How by Susan Miller Cavitch

"I have been making cold processed soap for 2 years, and this is by far the best book I have bought. Every recipe I have made from the book has been successful. It has basic to advanced recipes. Will not go wrong buying this book. Highly recommend."

The Natural Soap Book: Making Herbal and Vegetable-Based Soaps
by Susan Miller Cavitch

If you are looking for an solid foundation of information for the cold-process method of soapmaking, get this book and its companion, "The Soapmaker's Companion" by the same author. This book provides a great deal of information to making cold-process (mostly vegetable-based) soaps.

Making Transparent Soap: The Art of Crafting, Molding, Scenting & Coloring by Catherine Failor

The description of ingredients and the purpose of each one was very useful. Beautiful pictures. Nice sections on coloring, fragrancing & moulding. Great info. on where ingredients can be purchased.