How do you make liquid body wash from scratch?

How do you make liquid body wash from scratch?


  1. ⅔ cup liquid castile soap.
  2. ¼ cup raw honey.
  3. 2 teaspoons jojoba oil (You can also use sweet almond, grapeseed, sesame, or olive oils.)
  4. 1 teaspoon Vitamin E oil.
  5. 50-60 drops essential oils.

How do you make antibacterial shower gel?


  1. 1 16 -ounce bottle of unscented liquid castille soap.
  2. 20 drops of tea tree essential oil, and then choose to add either 10 drops of eucalyptus essential oil or lavender essential oil.
  3. 1 tsp of jojoba oil.

How do you make shower gel without glycerin?


  1. 2 cups unscented castile soap.
  2. 3 tablespoons almond oil (you can use sweet almond oil)
  3. 1 tablespoon lime juice.
  4. 1 cup rose water.
  5. 15-20 drops lavender essential oil (you can even use citrus essential oils if you want)

How do you make homemade liquid soap?


  1. 16 1/2 ounce sunflower oil.
  2. 7 ounce coconut oil.
  3. 5 1/2 ounce potassium hydroxide KOH.
  4. 16 1/2 ounce distilled water for the lye mixture.
  5. 40 ounce distilled water to dilute the soap paste.
  6. 2 ounce boric acid (or 3 oz.
  7. 3 ounce fragrance or essential oil, as desired.
  8. Soap dye or colorant, if desired.

How do you make homemade antibacterial body wash?

How to make DIY antibacterial soap

  1. Pour the distilled water in a tall mixing bowl (I used a mason jar.)
  2. Add the green soap, neem oil, vitamin E oil (if using), essential oils and Optiphen Plus.
  3. Using a blender, whip for a couple of minutes.
  4. Transfer the soap into a soap dispenser, and you’re done!

What ingredient makes soap antibacterial?

The most common antibacterial additive found in consumer hand soaps is a compound called triclosan.

How do you make simple shower gel?

Basic Shower Gel Recipe

  1. 3/4 cup / 180 g / 6 oz distilled water (or hydrosol)
  2. 1/2 cup / 120 g / 4.2 oz coco glucose (Plantapon SF)
  3. 1 tbsp / 20 g / 0.7 oz vegetable glycerin (optional)
  4. 1/2 tsp / 3 g / 0.1 oz preservative.
  5. 50 drops lactic acid.
  6. up to 40 drops essential oil (optional)
  7. colorant (optional)

What ingredients are in shower gel?

Properties. Shower gels are known to consist of the same basic ingredients as soap – water, betaines, and sodium laureth sulfate, or SLS.

What are the ingredients in homemade soap?

The basic ingredients of soap are:

  • animal fat or vegetable oil.
  • 100 percent pure lye.
  • distilled water.
  • essential or skin-safe fragrance oils (optional)
  • colorants (optional)

How do you make liquid soap from scratch without lye?


  1. Grate the soap using the cheese grater. Using soap flakes helps the soap dissolve faster.
  2. Heat the water on high heat until it simmers.
  3. Stir to help the soap dissolve.
  4. If desired, add a teaspoon of lavender or peppermint essential oil.
  5. Let cool completely before you pour it into a container.

How do you make homemade shower gel?

Making a Basic Shower Gel Pour the castile soap and honey into a clean squeeze bottle. Add the carrier oil. Add the essential oils. Shake before using. Use the gel in the shower in place of soap.

What is the difference between shower gel and body wash?

Shower gel and body wash are both forms of liquid soap that are appropriate for cleansing the body. The primary difference between the two is texture. Shower gel has a firmer, gel-like consistency, while body wash is more like liquid soap or dish soap . Another difference between the two, though slight, is their concentration.

What is natural shower gel?

Ingredients 3 tsp. fine salt 1/4 cup very hot to boiling water 3/4 cup Castile Soap – unscented or lavender 1 – 2 tsp. Carrier Oil ( olive, almond, Jojoba, avocado, etc.) OR Liquid Aloe Vera 2 tbsp. raw honey 8 oz. squirt bottle – brown amber or clear or upcycle an old shampoo or conditioner bottle Printable label for your bottle from my Etsy shop