Making soaps from scratch is a rewarding and enjoyable process. This is especially true for people who love to experiment with different soap-making techniques and their creativity. You may prefer to use melt and pour soap bases for beginners as they are easier and less complicated. For handmade soaps to be more beneficial, you will need essential oils, coffee grounds, charcoal, and any other natural ingredients.
However, some soap bases can now be purchased pre-made from brands that include all-natural ingredients like Aloe Vera and glycerin. This allows you to spend less time formulating soap bases. This will allow you to create premium-grade soaps with fewer ingredients. Veda Oils can also supply them in bulk quantities or at wholesale rates, which will allow you to create rich soaps with minimal cost.
Types of Melt & Pour Soap Bases
There are many soap bases you can use to make soaps. Here are some examples of soap bases.
- Glycerin Extra Clear melts and Pour Soap Base
Glycerin Extra clear melts and pours soap bases can be used to create soaps with crystal clear colors or soaps with bright, sparkling hues. Make sure to only use soap bases that are made with natural glycerin from plants and vegetable oils. You should avoid soap bases that contain SLS, parables, and other artificial preservatives. Glycerin Extra clear soap base, have a great feature: it’s extremely moisturizing and can be used on all skin types.
- Cocoa Butter Melt & Pour Soap Base
Cocoa Butter Melt and Pour Soap Base, a rich-quality soap base, is made with organic and fresh Cocoa Butter. Cocoa butter is rich in antioxidants, but it also contains natural oils that could be used to treat dry and irritated hands. Cocoa Butter can also directly be added to soap-making formulations, however, commercial soap makers might prefer to purchase Cocoa Butter Melt and Pour Soap Base.
- Honey Melt and Pour Soap base
Pour Soap Base and Honey Melt have strong antioxidants that protect your skin from harmful environmental factors. It improves the skin’s texture to make it soft and smooth. It is also economically viable to use this soap base. This gives your soaps a beautiful fragrance and eliminates the need for fragrance oils or artificial fragrance compounds. With this soap base, you can make soaps with exceptional foaming properties.
- Aloe Vera Melt and Pour Soap Base
Aloe Vera Melt-and-pour Soap Base, a natural emollient to the skin, makes your skin soften by replenishing moisture that has been lost to environmental factors and pollutants. This soap also has conditioning properties that make your hair soft, smooth, and shiny. Because it melts easily, it can be blended with a variety of natural and cosmetic ingredients.
- Olive Oil Melt and Pour Soap Base
Olive Oil Melt and Pour Soap Base can be used to make soaps that are rich in lathering and have skin-softening qualities. This soap base also has glycerin, which traps moisture from the environment to keep your skin hydrated for a long time. A soap base that includes Olive Oil is better than using it separately when making soap. This is because adding oil to the soap base may cause problems with hardening and may even lead to the oil being separated from the mixture.
- Goat milk melt and pour soap base
A premade soap base made with Goat Milk is preferred by soap makers due to its ability to brighten skin. You can also use this soap base to give your soap anti-aging properties. However, it does not have lather so you may need to add one. Essential fatty acids in this soap base create a protective barrier for your skin. Goat Milk is also high in lactic acids, which exfoliates the skin gently and prevents acne.
- Shea Butter Melt & Pour Soap Base
Shea Butter Melt and Pour Soap Base, rich in Shea Butter and packed with skin-enhancing benefits, is one of the most loved organic soap bases. Because it has a creamy texture and smooth consistency, it is an excellent choice for making soaps. Shea Butter Melt and Pour Soap Base’s nourishing properties make it great for hair and skincare.
It is important to choose the soap base that suits your soap-making needs. Make sure to only use soap bases made from Veda oils organic ingredients. This will allow you to make natural soaps without side effects.