Mint Soap

Soap has always been in demand among people from time immemorial. In our cutting-edge era, this important product for the human body is presented in an incredible variety. But factory soap has a significant disadvantage - it does not bring any benefit to the skin, except for its original function of purity. Another thing is handmade soap. It gently cleanses the skin, moisturizes and nourishes it. Learning how to make soap is very easy. The process does not take much time and allows you to add to the soap those additives that seem to you the most useful. In this master class, you will learn how to create mint soap, which has an invigorating and refreshing effect and evokes thoughts about a spring awakening.

You will need

  • - 100 grams of soap base (sold in specialized stores).
  • - a teaspoon of mint leaves, teaspoon spoon of mint decoction.
  • - a teaspoon of sea buckthorn oil (or any base oil).
  • - 8 drops of mint essential oil.
  • - 1 teaspoon shea butter (not necessary, but it has excellent protective and moisturizing properties,which has a beneficial effect on the skin.)
  • - a jar for melting the base.
  • - a soap bar (jars of cheese and yogurt, children's molds, silicone molds )
  • - wooden board, wooden stirring stick and knife.
Mint soap with your own hands

Preparing mint soap

Pour a teaspoon of mint with hot water, draw, filter. In the soap you will need to add one teaspoon of the finished broth. Slice the soap base with cubes and put it in a container.
Mint soap with your own hands After the container is sent to the microwave, for about 30-40 seconds until the cubes dissolve. Cover the container with food film. Be sure to ensure that the base does not boil!
Mint soap with your own hands
Add one teaspoon of sea buckthorn oil and one teaspoon of mint decoction to the melted soap base. Both butter and broth are natural dyes, so our base changes its color to golden.Mint soap do it yourself Put a teaspoon of shea butter. Stir until dissolved. A teaspoon of dried mint is added, everything is thoroughly mixed.The final touch is the addition of mint essential oil drops. Gently drip and mix. Now our soap base has acquired a very interesting shade.
Mint soap with your own hands
Pour the thickish liquid into our mold and leave it to solidify. It takes about an hour for a man to get a solid form.
Mint soap with your own hands
So - an hour has passed. We take out the soap from the molds and you can enjoy the masterpiece created by yourself!
Mint soap with your own hands
A mildly fragrant mint soap, as if a light breeze gives the body lightness and a sense of flight. Not for nothing, even in ancient times, mint was considered an exquisite aphrodisiac and elixir of youth.