Candle and Soap Making Book & Product Reviews
- Beginner Soap Making Books (10)
- Candle Making Books & Equipment (6)
- Soap Making Tools & Equipment Reviews (6)
Cold Process Soap Making Books
If you want to make soap from scratch, and you want a book to help you do it, here are my recommendations and reviews of the best soap making books available.
Candle Makers Reading List
A list of recommended candle-related books to inspire candle makers
Crafting Calm by Maggie Oman Shannon
Maggie Oman Shannon's "Crafting Calm: Projects and Practices for Creativity and Contemplation"will help you craft your way to inner peace and find the Divine in your creativity.
Good Manufacturing Practices for Soap and Cosmetic Handcrafters
"Good Manufacturing Practices for Soap and Cosmetic Handcrafters"by Marie Gale - review and overview
Soapmaking: Easy Melt and Pour Creations
Soapmaking: Easy Melt and Pour Creations - a great DVD showing a wide scope of melt and pour soap making.
The Art of Soap
The Art of Soap - edited by Debbie Chialtas - features inspiring stories from soap makers around the world.
The Beekeeper's Bible - Bees, Honey, Recipes & Other Home Uses
Information about the wonderful "The Beekeeper's Bible" - information about bees, beekeeping and more.
Melt and Mold Soap Crafting by C. Kaila Westerman
Overview and review of C. Kaila Westerman's "Melt and Mold Soap Crafting"
Making Scented Soap by Linda Hamblen - Review
A unique and inspiring book from Great Britain. Wonderful, natural recipes for soap, bath bombs and massage melts.
Antique Soap Making Books
You probably have to be a pretty dedicated soap maker to really appreciate and enjoy the history and traditions of soap making. But I've never really been satisfied just knowing how to make soap...I wanted to know why to make soap, or rather, what has motivated soap makers throughout the centuries.
Best Guides to Wet Shaving
I do it every morning...one reference I found said the average man will shave 20,000 times over the course of his life. If you're involved in shaving - either for yourself, or someone else - enough to make your own shaving soap , then you should definitely be using that carefully crafted soap in the best way possible
Soap Making Books for Kids
Whether you're a soap maker looking to inspire/groom the little soap makers in your house - or just a parent with an inquisitive child, these books will give your kids great information, projects, science lessons, experiments, and overall soapy fun.
Milk-Based Soaps by Casey Makela
Review of Milk-Based Soaps by Casey Makela
Soap & Cosmetic Labeling by Marie Gale
Review of Soap and Cosmetic Labeling by Marie Gale
300 Handcrafted Soaps by Marie Browning
Review of 300 Handcrafted Soaps by Marie Browning.
Blissful Bath by Dawn Anderson
Review of Blissful Bath compiled by Dawn Anderson
The Art of Aromatherapy by Pamela Allardice
Overview of The Art of Aromatherapy by Pamela Allardice
300 Years of Natural Soap & Cosmetic Recipes
A collection of wonderful historical soap and cosmetic recipes compiled by expert soapmaker Marie Gale.
The Fragrant Mind by Valerie Ann Worwood
All about essential oils and their special characteristics - from Valerie Ann Worwood.
The Soap Book by Sandy Maine
Review of the Soap Book by Sandy Maine - basic soap making book - soap making recipes - herbal soap recipes
Bramble Berry 12 Bar Silicone Soap Mold
Review and information about the affordable new 12 bar silicone soap mold from Bramble Berry.
SoapEquipment.com's Cold Process Soapmaking Kit
Overview of the easy starter Cold Process Soapmaking Kit from SoapEquipment.com