In case you don't have palm oil, or just want to keep things simple, just adding a bit of coconut oil to the olive, improves the lather greatly.
- 80% olive Oil
- 20% coconut Oil
- 40 oz. olive oil
- 10 oz. coconut oil
- 16 oz. water
- 6.9 oz. lye
- Between 1.5 and 2.2 oz of fragrance or essential oil, according to your preference
Make sure that you run your recipe through a lye calculator to make sure that all of your measures are correct!
I hope you have great success with these recipes. If you've got a favorite Olive Oil soap recipe of your own that you'd like to submit, send it to me via the User Submission Form.