soap making for beginnersLet’s Make Soap! A basic soap recipe for beginners should contain no fragrance, essential oils, color or additives. For your first batch, stick with one that has no more than 3 or 4 oils, lye and water. The recipes on this page are great for first timers. Once you have made a few batches and are confident to try more advanced recipes, head over to my recipe index page and happy soaping!