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DIY Vday Gem Soap (Valentines Day Special)

Hi all! Here’s another Valentine’s recipe for you. This one’s inspired by precious gems and it’s surely going to make you feel super special yourself and if you’re gifting it, there’s no way you won’t love it. 

This is a cold process soap, our favourite type so we hope you’re excited too. For the additional ingredients, we begin with Vanilla Designer Fragrance Oil that smells like fresh vanilla ice cream.  

Next, Peach Pink and Titanium Dioxide for the pale lightly hued gemstone colors. You're going to wonder why you never tried this before, the color is just sooooo pretty!! And finally, some almond oil so your skin feels like it went for a spa session. 

To add a little extra touch, we’ll be making some melt and pour gems soaps too, you better be excited! This one’s definitely super fun to make :) 


Preparation Time : 20 minutes
Total Time : 60 minutes

Ingredients: (makes 350g soap)

  1. 94.5g Coconut Oil 
  2. 94.5g Olive Oil 
  3. 31.5g Castor Oil 
  4. 94.5g Palm Oil 
  5. 46.5g SoapLab’s Sodium Hydroxide (NaOH) Pastilles 
  6. 46.5g Distilled Water  
  7. 20g Vanilla Designer Fragrance Oil 
  8. 5g Peach Pink Mica
  9. 5g Titanium Dioxide Mica 
  10. 20g Almond Oil 
  11. 7 pieces of melt & pour Gem Soaps (Follow This recipe)

How to Make


Visual Guide  

  1. Combine lye flakes with distilled water carefully. Wear gloves & long sleeves to avoid backsplash getting in contact with exposed skin. 

  2. Slowly mix with a whisk until all the lye flakes have dissolved in the distilled water. Solution may become hot, do be cautious. 

  3. To bring lye solution to room temperature, place container in a water bath. 

  4. Separately, pour your Oil Mix into a heat resistant mixing container. Add in room temperature Lye Water. 

  5. Next, use a whisk and mix until it reaches thin trace. Timing of this may vary as the faster you mix, the faster solution will saponify and reaches thin trace. 

  6. Add in Vanilla Lace Designer Fragrance Oil into the mixing container. Mix to combine the oil into the mixture. 

  7. Split soap into 2 equal parts.

  8. Add in Peach Pink Mica that has been diluted with 10g of Almond Oil and mix.

  9. In the other container, add in Titanium Dioxide that also has been diluted with Almond Oil. Mix with a whisk. 

  10. Next, combine both mixtures together by pouring the pink mixture into the white mixture.

  11. Lightly mix using a whisk. you dont want them to blend. just one two round of mix will do

  12. Pour the mixture into the silicon mold. 

  13. Next, transfer the rest of the mixture into a disposable piping bag and pipe on some more soap on top. 

  14. Place some Gem Soaps on top for aesthetics. Leave soap to set for 24 hours. 

  15. Once soap is ready, remove soap from the mold carefully. 

  16. Using a kitchen knife, cut soap according to desired size. 

  17. Soap will be needing 4 weeks to cure. After 4 weeks, soap will be ready to use (: 

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  1. Always test the product on your skin for allergic test first. Click here to find out how to do so
  2. If you are selling this product, advice your consumers to do allergic test first
  3. Make sure all your utensils and work surface is clean and sterilise as dirty area and utensils can reduce shelf life of scrub
  4. Do not add in any Fresh ingredients that can spoil easily as this will reduce the shelf life of product unless specified in recipe. Click here to find out more
  5. If applying on face, avoid citrus based or sandalwood essential oil as Malaysian weather will cause your skin to be easily sun burnt. Wear sun protection if add these Essential oils.
  6. If you have any questions; please don't hesitate to contact us here via FB messenger or via WhatsApp at 0126643817
  7. If you would like to join our Skincare & Soap Making Class Click here
  8. If you would like to have these readymade (PRIVATE LABEL/OEM) for you, email sales@soaplabmalaysia.com For Free Quotation.

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