Start Time: 10 am
Morning Session- Introducing natural soap making. Theory and Practical. We will be making the Cold Process and Melt and Pour process soap making methods, the two most popular.
You will learn how to make luxurious, natural handmade soap from scratch using cold process and melt and pour methods.
It is a practical course so you will be making soap yourself, (YEAH). The morning session will begin with the Cold processed method of Soap Making, that is, making soap from scratch from Lye, Water, Oils/Fats, Essential oils or Fragrance oil, Herbs, Botanicals,Seeds and Nuts, Clay etc.
You will learn how to make different types of soaps for different skin types and you will also be learning how to create your recipes and how to accurately measure and add your lye and other ingredients to create wonderful masterpieces. You will master the types of moulds available, discover how to add different effects to make your soap individual, learn about which oils to use and the special qualities they bring to your soap, adding yummy ingredients like rose petals, ginger, coffee, cinnamon, goats milk, lavender, coconut and hundreds more.
Learn about curing, layering, measuring, saponification, making herbal soap, colouring, equipments needed, recipe creation, adding scent with essential oils/fragrancing and many more tips.
We will break for lunch
Afternoon Session- You will learn the Melt and Pour Process of soap making.
At the end of the class you will be given some soap to take home to impress your friends and family and a handout with the entire process in case you forget with loads of recipes.