You’ll fall in love with this homemade soap recipe! Simple and easy to make! Plus, the addition of dried blueberries makes the scent amazing!
Easy homemade soap recipe for beginners
Dried fruits are such great addition to any soap and this homemade soap recipe uses dried blueberries to give it a beautiful pop of vibrant color. A few drops of blueberry fragrance oil adds that nice fruity scent that many people love.
A melt & pour goat milk soap base is used in this dried blueberry soap recipe, making it simple enough to make for beginners. You could even get the kids involved by letting them sprinkle the dried blueberries on top, rather than stirring into the soap base before pouring into the mold. Try doubling or tripling the recipe, if you would like to make this soap recipe for gifts!
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Homemade Soap with Dried Blueberries
Depending on your mold, this will makes 6-7 bars.
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Supplies you’ll need for this homemade soap recipe:
- ¾ pound melt & pour goat milk soap base
- ½ cup dried blueberries
- Silicone soap mold
- Rubbing alcohol in a spray bottle
- 10 drops blueberry fragrance oil
- Large Pyrex measuring cup
- Wooden stir stick
Directions to make this homemade soap recipe without lye:
Time needed: 3 hours and 10 minutes.
How to make homemade soap with dried blueberries
- Cut the soap into 1 inch cubes
Melt the soap in the microwave for 30 seconds. Stir. If it is not completely melted, put it back on for 10 second increments, until fully melted; stirring each time.
- Once melted, add the dried blueberries.
Add the dried blueberries to the bowl with melted soap.
- Add fragrance
Next, you’re going to add the blueberry fragrance.
- Combine ingredients
With everything combined, you need to mix well.
- Add soap mixture to the mold
Once it’s mixed, go ahead and pour it into the silicone mold.
- Distribute the blueberries
Stir them a bit in the mold to make certain that the blueberries are distributed well.
- Remove bubbles
Take your rubbing alcohol and spray lightly to reduce bubbles.
- Allow to dry
Once done, allow to sit for about 2-3 hours.
- Cut the soap
After the time has passed, it’s time to remove from the mold. To cut them into smaller sizes, use the straight scraper, and cut the soap into 1.5-inch bars.
Now that you know how simple it can be to make your own homemade soap, what are you waiting for? With these simple step by step directions, you’ll be able to make this easy soap recipe again and again!
And if you happen to have a need for a homemade gift idea, this blueberry soap recipe is one of the best!