DIY Soap Bar - ECO. Modern Essentials

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by Georgia Doherty July 06, 2021

Making your own soap bar doesn't need to be difficult or contain to many ingredients. You can choose your favourite essential oils or make the soap bars purposeful around their therapeutic benefits.


Our DIY Soap Bar is great because:

• Eliminates plastic wrapped soap bars or plastic bottles for similar products

It is toxic free and all natural

Allows you to experience the health & therapeutic benefits of essential oils

Not costly

You can choose different essential oils for specific purposes

• If you have sensitive or sensitised skin, you can have peace of mind that your ingredients won't aggravate your skin.

DIY Soap Bar Recipe


4 Castile Soap Bars

• 1/2 cupDistilled Water

• 1 teaspoon Jojoba Carrier Oil

• 20 drops of Lavender essential oil

10 drops of Geranium essential oil

or 30 drops of your favourite essential oils

• Ice cube tray or moulds



• 1/3 cup of oats: great anti-inflammatory for the skin and can also gently exfoliate skin.

Dried herbs or petals: a personal touch plus looks beautiful!


1. Grate your bars of Castile Soap.


2. Melt your grated castile soap and slowly add the water. Use two pots: one pot filled with boiling water and with the other pot, containing the ingredients, placed on top or inside, until fully liquefied.


3. Once the castile soap is melted, remove from heat and add in your Jojoba Carrier Oil and essential oils.


4. Stir in and pour into your ice cube trays or moulds. Store in an airtight container and allow a few days before use.


5. Keep in your shower or basin for use when needed.

Everything you need

ECO. 95ml Bottle & Mist Spray Pump Accessories Pack (1386574938167)

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Lime Pure Essential Oil (638668406839)

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Basil Pure Essential Oil (638665261111)

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Author: Georgia Doherty
Marketing Assistant

Georgia is the Marketing Assistant at ECO. Modern Essentials. Georgia oversees the company's social media platforms, helps coordinate brand collaborations, is a leader for ECO.'s content creation + DIY recipes and manages ECO.'s affiliate program. She is a qualified Beauty Therapist with extensive Dermal Therapy qualifications, a Diploma in Training Design & Development with a Aromatherapy Practitioner Certificate. Georgia is passionate about leading a happy & healthy life and helping educate those around her.


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