Honeysuckle Shampoo Bars
Shampoo bars are all the rage these days - just massage into the scalp, lather and rinse. This fragrant blend has a light, sweet inviting fragrance of honeysuckle with the benefits of Rosemary, Cedarwood, and Jasmine for hair health.
- Cut the oatmeal soap into small chunks so that it melts faster
- Melt the oatmeal soap base in a double boiler
- Once the soap is melted add the castor oil, almond oil, and be sure to add the shea butter last since it is particularly sensitive to heat
- Pour blend into a glass bowl and add essential oils and soap dye and blend well
- Place the silicone mold on a cookie sheet and spray with rubbing alcohol. Pour the blend into the silicone molds, it typically makes about 6 bars. You can spray it again if bubbles occur in the shampoo bars
- Put the mold in the freezer for 15 minutes and then remove and allow to solidify before use
- To use: lather soap bar on wet hair in the shower and rinse
- Melt & Pour Oatmeal Soap Base contains Coconut Oil, Palm Oil, Safflower Oil Glycerine (kosher, or vegetable origin), Purified Water, Oatmeal, Sodium Hydroxide (saponifying agent), Sorbitol (moisturizer), Sorbitan oleate (emulsifer), Oat protein (conditioner), Titanium Dioxide (mineral whitener used in opaque soaps)
- Shea Butter is rich in vitamins A, E and F. Due to the vitamins and fatty acids it is very moisturizing for the skin
- Castor Oil is an excellent emollient and can be used on irritated or sensitive skin.
- Apricot Kernel Oil is very gentle and is ideal for sensitive skin and safe for children, but is good for all skin types. It is also helpful for relieving inflammation, itchiness, and dry skin.
- Vitamin E Oil moisturizes and nourishes the skin, treats stretch marks, lightens blemishes and scars, and has anti-aging properties to it. It can also be used as a cleaning agent.
- Honeysuckle Fragrance Oil has a light and sultry sweet floral scent.
- Cedarwood benefits the hair and promotes growth.
- Jasmine benefits all skin types.
- Rosemary ct verbenone regenerates skin and hair cells promoting growth and overall health for the scalp and hair.