Making a swirled manta cold process soap is fun and allows you to be creative with different ingredients and colors. For this recipe you will need coconut oil, shea butter, olive oil, avocado oil, rice bran oil, sodium hydroxide and water. When you prepare your lye solution it’s important to take safety precuations. Use goggles and gloves and make sure you’re in a well ventilated area when creating the solution. After you are done creating the soap, let it harden for 24-48 hours and cure it for 4-6 weeks before using.
- For this recipe you need coconut oil, shea butter, olive oil, avocado oil, rice brain oil, water and sodium hydroxide.
- To prepare your lye safely, make sure you prepare it in a well ventilated area and you wear gloves and goggles.
- The soap needs to harden for 24-48 hours and then it needs to be cured for 4-6 weeks before you can use it in the shower.
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