Activated Charcoal and Cocoa Soap: Free Recipe
If you do choose to include fragrance, you MUST check to ensure that trace will not be accelerated with its inclusion.
This recipe is intended for persons who are already familiar with the Cold Process of creating handmade soap.
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16 ounces grape seed oil
14 ounces coconut oil
2 ounces olive oil
4.7 ounces lye crystals
12 ounces distilled water
1.5 tbs Activated Charcoal
1,5 tbs plain, unsweetened cocoa powder
1.5 ounces fragrance oil (optional)
Tips on the pouring method
Divide the soap batter into three portions: Colour one with the activated charcoal and the other with the cocoa powder.
Pour this soap in a wide mold to achieve this pattern. Pour thin layers, alternating the colours. Pour the colours one inside the other.
Allow the soap to harden in the mold for 24-48 hours.
Cut into bars immediately
Allow the soaps to cure for 30 days.