The transparency of the soap provides glycerin and non-opaque base oils. In order to prepare a transparent soap with your own hands, we use a simple recipe. There will be no alcohol in its composition, and this is a great advantage of this recipe from other master classes on making transparent soap from scratch handmade.
Clear soap recipe
Transparent soap for soap making is just a godsend. Available soap recipe allows you to fill it in different forms, paint in a variety of colors. The result is a wonderful transparent handmade soap at home.
How to make a transparent soap
- 120 g – castor oil
- 30 g – pork fat
- 150 g – coconut oil
- 45.7 g – alkali NaOH
- 90 g – water
- 210 g – glycerin
- Bottle of alcohol with a spray.
Transparent handmade soap
- The master class of a transparent soap base begins with safety, in the manufacture of soap from scratch in a hot way.
- We prepare all the ingredients and accessories.
- We weigh solid oils and heat them in a water bath or in a microwave oven.
- We measure off water and alkali.
- Slowly add alkali to ice water.
- The temperature of oils and alkaline solution should be approximately equalized with a difference of 5-7 degrees Celsius.
- Pour the alkaline solution into the fats through a strainer.
- Turn on the mixer and beat the future soap until a trace is formed.
- The mass brought to a trace is sent to a water bath. Cover with a lid, you can put a cotton towel under the lid so that the rising condensate does not get into the soap.
- Periodically soap interfere, but not often.
- After 2 hours, the indicator strip measures the pH. The soap is ready if the litmus paper turns a light green color.
- To get a transparent soap base with your own hands, in the finished soap, pour the necessary amount of glycerin.
- Without removing from the water bath, we continue to cook on very low heat until homogeneous.
- Gradually the soap becomes discolored and in 40 minutes it will become transparent.
- Appearing foam can be sprinkled with alcohol, mix and if reappeared, sprinkle again.
- Fill the soap in the form, it is better through a sieve, from above you can again fluff with alcohol.
- Leave to freeze at room temperature. It is impossible to store such basis in the refrigerator, the soap will immediately grow cloudy.
- Frozen transparent soap is removed from the molds, store it better, wrapped in cellophane.
Photo of transparent soap
The resulting soap base is transparent in appearance and has a lot of positive properties. This soap can be used immediately or used as a blank for other soap masterpieces. This soap base can be melted in the microwave, in a water bath and painted, to fill multi-layered multi-colored soap.
With this simple recipe, you too can make a transparent soap, the photo of which is plentiful on the Internet. Inspiration you and soap without bubbles.