Making soaps by hand is satisfying and fun, especially for those with creative ideas and the ability to make soaps. If you are a beginner you might prefer to use different types of melt-and-pour soap bases. This makes it easy to make simple soaps. Other than soap bases, essential oils, dried flowers, coffee, charcoal, and other natural ingredients are needed to enhance the overall benefits and use of handmade soaps.
Clear soap base allow you to work faster when making soap bases. The melt and stir soap bases will save you money as you can create high-quality handmade soaps with very few ingredients.
Different Melt & Pour Bases
There are many soap base options that you can choose from to make soaps. Below is a list of some soap bases.
1. Glycerin Extra Clear Melt And Pour Soap Base
Glycerine extra clear melt and pour soap base can be used to make crystal-clear soaps or soaps in bright colors. Be sure to use soap bases that only contain natural glycerine. This can be made from oils extracted from vegetables and plants. Avoid soap bases with parabens, SLS, or other artificial preservatives. Glycerine Extra Clear Clear Melt and Pour Soap Base is extremely moisturizing and is suitable for all skin types.
2. Cocoa Butter Melt Base And Pour Soap
Cocoa Butter Melt and Pour Soap Base Base is a rich soap base made from organic and freshly harvested Cocoa Butter. Cocoa Butter not only contains antioxidants but also natural oils that can help heal skin irritations. Cocoa Butter is also available as an ingredient in soap-making recipes. However, commercial soap producers may find it more convenient to buy Cocoa Butter Melt And Pour Soap Base.
3. Honey Melt & Pour Soap Base
Pour Soap Base and Honey Melt both contain strong antioxidants to protect your skin. It enhances your skin’s texture, making it soft, smooth, and luxurious. This soap base is also commercially viable as it provides a unique fragrance that enhances your soaps without the need to use fragrance oils or any artificial fragrance. You can also make soaps with exceptional foaming properties using these natural premade soap bases.
4. Aloe Vera Melt And Pour Soap Base
Aloe Vera Melt And Pour Soap Base act as a natural emollient and moisturizer for your skin. These soaps can also be used to condition hair, making it soft, smooth, light, and supple. It also makes soap-making easier as it melts quickly and can be mixed easily with a variety of cosmetic and natural ingredients.
5. Goat Milk Melt And Pour Base
Premade soap bases with Goat Milk are popular because they can brighten your skin. This soap base also has anti-aging properties. However, you may need to add some lathering agents since it is not a very lather-friendly soap base. This soap base is rich in essential fatty oils that create a protective barrier to your skin. Goat Milk is also rich with lactic acid that exfoliates your skin gently while preventing issues such as acne.