Updated: May 29
turmeric is an ancient yellow ish spice that known as a basic cosmetic ingredient for hundreds of years, due to it's amazing benefits to the skin "read more about turmeric benefits for skin here"
combining turmeric with olive oil"one of the best Fall ingredient to try" in one recipe is going to give you a magical product that will help to clear and brighten your skin.
if you look at the amazing benefits of the turmeric powder and olive oil for the skin you would definitely want to try this DIY hand made turmeric & olive oil melt & pour facial soap bar and add it to your daily beauty routine.
this 3 ingredient homemade soap bar is perfect start for beginners as it's a melt & pour soap making method"the easiest method to make handmade soap bars"
let's get started!
1/4 tsp. Turmeric Powder
1/2 tsp. 99% Isopropyl Alcohol in Spray Bottle
5 ml white tea Essential Oil 4 Cavity Rectangle Silicone Mold
optional"spatula and paper towels
1.prepare your work space by placing paper towels on the table then use a chopping board to chop 425 gram of olive oil Melt and Pour Soap Base into cubes. Place the soap base into heat-safe jug and melt it in the microwave for 30 seconds, check on it if needs to melt more then place it in the microwave for another 30 seconds and so on until you get the liquid texture you need.
note: if you are making a small amount of soap bars then the melting time going to be shorter and vise versa.
2.prepare the turmeric while the soap is melting, mix 1/4 tsp. of turmeric powder with 1/2 tsp. of 99% isopropyl alcohol and mix until there is no chunks left.
3.once the soap is melted and got into liquid texture, add the turmeric mix and 5ml of white tea Essential Oil to the jug and mix all the ingredients using the spatula until the color of the mixture is even.
4.spray the molds with 99% isopropyl alcohol then pour the soap into each the mold. if there's bubbles then spray the top with alcohol to help get rid of them. leave the soap in the mold to cool and harden for around 4 hours before un-molding it. pack every soap bar with a packing paper"optional"
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