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Mini Leaf & Pumpkin Mold Tutorial, part 2

by Rustic Escentuals I’m starting to see pumpkins everywhere! Love their color, love their scent, love their taste (pie anyone?). This is Part II of our Fall inspired soap tutorial. We will once again be using the Mini Leaf and Pumpkin Silicone mold but this time using the Pumpkin cavities. These make super gifts – […]

How to Make a Soy Container Candle

by Samantha Scott these candles are fun and easy to make   This tutorial is for making one 8-oz Soy Container Candle. I find these candles fun and easy to make and hope you do as well. They are great to make for your own personal use or for gifts! If you wish to make […]

Mini Leaf & Pumpkin Mold Tutorial, part 1

by Rustic Escentuals This is Part One of a Fall inspired soap tutorial using the Mini Leaf and Pumpkin Silicone mold. Look closely at the outdoor trees and you’ll see the beginning of Fall, so I thought it fitting to make a leaf shaped soap using this mold. It is a fun way to enjoy […]

Silk Soap Petal/Leaf Tutorial

by Rustic Escentuals Silk Soap Leaves are an easy, beautiful fall soap tutorial. These are so fun to make, you won’t be able to stop! “Use like a bar of soap. Lather, rinse, toss and go!” – unknown Use like a bar of soap — lather, rinse, toss, and go!   Supplies and equipment needed […]

Make Bath Bombs using Fizzy Bath Base

by Jody Lane for Rustic Escentuals A bath bomb is a hard-packed mixture of chemicals which effervesces when wet. They are used to add scent and color to bathwater. They are also called bath fizzies or bath snowballs. Make bath time a special occasion, not a boring ritual, by enjoying the fragrant bliss and silky […]

How to Make Incense Sticks

by Debra Ryan These are great for testing new fragrance oil or making several varieties of scents without wasting a whole bunch of oil mix and sticks. The 12ml. Refresher Oil Base plus 6ml. fragrance oil blend is enough for 23 sticks. 20 is a much more workable number – sometimes there is extra dip […]

How to Make Confetti Cube Candles

by Kathy Heindel Ingredients 1/2 lb. Pillar Wax (such as: Ky 143 Paraffin Pillar Wax or Ky All-Natural Pillar & Votive Wax) Colorant: candle dye flakes or chips or liquid candle dye Scented oil for candles – one half ounce Candle Wick – 51/32/18 zinc core or similar Empty pint milk or cream carton Equipment […]

How to Make Soap Vampire Teeth

by Rustic Escentuals Halloween is coming soon – this is a fun tutorial for those little (or big) goblins! With the use of Shimmer Dust Glitter, it’s a unique twist to a fun soap!   Supplies and equipment needed Microwave safe glass containers Sharp knife to cut soap into cubes Spray bottle with rubbing alcohol […]

Soap Brains Tutorial

by Rustic Escentuals This tutorial is a fun way to celebrate the Halloween season, give some of these away instead of candy! I’m also showing you how to add a bit of soap paint to the brains to add an extra dose of creepy, and a quick packaging idea. To get more familiar with packaging […]

Soap Packaging Ideas

by Rustic Escentuals   Packaging soap for sale or gift giving doesn’t have to be difficult. There are many simple ways you can pretty up your packaging with items you have around the house or a quick stop at the dollar or craft store! Before you package your soap, you need to know that Melt […]

Crayon Soap Tutorial

by Rustic Escentuals With school right around the corner, make these awesome crayon soaps to celebrate the start of a new school year! This tutorial is a simple way to make a wonderful gift for your child’s teacher or to make your kids squeaky clean just in time for school. This one will bring out […]

Make Soap with Repurposed Soap Molds

by Rustic Escentuals This tutorial is a fun way to learn to experiment how to make soap with containers you already have on hand. Many a Pringles container has fallen to my mad soap making skills! This tutorial will be focused on what you can use for soap molds with what you have laying around […]

Foaming Bath Butter Sugar Scrub Tutorial

by Rustic Escentuals As promised, another tutorial using the wonderful Foaming Bath Butter Base. This tutorial will show you how to create a scrumptious sugar scrub. It’s easy to make and wonderful to use! You will need to whip the base as shown in the Foaming Bath Butter Tutorial. Let’s get started!   Supplies and […]

Cool Soap Shooters Tutorial

by Rustic Escentuals Looks just like a chilled shot glass filled with an awesome tiny cocktail, but it’s not! It’s a super cute soap that’s sure to put a smile on anyone’s face.   Supplies and equipment needed Microwave safe glass containers Sharp knife to cut soap into cubes Spray bottle with rubbing alcohol Butter […]

Lemon Poppyseed Kitchen Soap

by Rustic Escentuals For all you lemon lovers out there here’s another tough working kitchen soap that smells deliciously lemony! It’ll help get rid of that garlic or onion scent that lingers on your fingers. I’ve added poppy seeds to impart some nice exfoliation. If you’re looking for an easy, lovely soap to make, look […]

How to Make Cookie Cutter Star Soaps

by Rustic Escentuals Did someone say stars? How fun! In this tutorial I once again pulled out the cookie cutters and the old Red, White, and Blue for some Fourth of July fun. (For those not in the U.S., choose any color you want!) Are you ready? Let’s go!   Supplies and equipment needed: Microwave […]

How to Use El-1 EasyLotion Multibase

by Rustic Escentuals In this tutorial, I will be showing you the versatility of the EL-1 EasyLotion Multibase™ This base allows you to create a multitude of lotion based products simply by adding warm distilled water! You can make a Body Cream, Thick Lotion, Light Lotion, Body Milk, and a Body Mist. Please note: *The […]

Tough Working Kitchen Soap

by Rustic Escentuals Talk about a wake up call! Hazelnut Coffee scent in a tough working soap that helps to cut odors. This is possibly one of my favorite soaps. It’s great for those garlic and onion smells you just can’t seem to wash away, plus the exfoliation will get your fingers sparkling clean. A […]

How to Make a Soap Pouf

by Rustic Escentuals I just love this soap- nothing cooler looking than a soap pouf on a rope. It’s a soft nylon bath pouf embedded in your favorite glycerin soap. It’s super easy, fun to create, and makes the greatest lather in the shower or bath. I’ve scented this batch with Orchid Rain fragrance oil- […]

Gardening Soap

by Rustic Escentuals After a hard day gardening and playing in the dirt, you need something that can scrub away the soil and be soothing at the same time. The fragrance chosen for this tutorial is a wonderful blend of honeysuckle and patchouli – just perfect! The soothing Shea butter soap base gives it that […]

Whipped Shaving Soap

by Rustic Escentuals Another Father’s Day gift idea! This tutorial will show you how to whip up some shaving soap using the Foaming Bath Butter, which is a perfect gift for Father’s Day. This whipped up so yummy, I came THIS close to licking the spoon! Check out our “How to Use Foaming Bath Butter” […]