Dried tea leaves and coffee grinds are strong natural dyes which you can use in your melt and pour soaps.  Coffee grinds will gently exfoliate your skin too.

You will need :

Glycerine soap south africa


Cut the glycerine soap into small blocks.   Melt in the microwave for 30 seconds.

Tip:  don’t overheat the soap.  It should still have a few lumps.

Stir until everything is uniformly liquid.  Add a pinch of dried tea leaves and a teaspoon of Yellow Wood fragrance oil.

Pour the soap into the mould and set aside to cool.  Remove from the mould once the soap has cooled down completely.

Add 1 teaspoon of shea butter and a pinch of dried coffee grinds to the remaining melted soap.   Pour into the mould and allow to cool before removing.

Purchase candlemaking and soapmaking supplies, glycerine soap in South Africa

Welcome to the Candle Deli.  We offer high quality products and supplies for candle makers, soap makers, and DIY cosmetic makers in South Africa. We ship wholesale candle supplies in South Africa to businesses, crafters and artists.  Shop online for candle wax, soy wax, starter kits, wicks, fragrance oils, dye, mica, glycerine soap, soap moulds, shea butter and cocoa butter. We ship anywhere within South Africa. Follow us on Facebook or Instagram for advance notifications on new products arriving, special orders, and offers.

We Ship Soapmaking Supplies: Fragrance Oils, Dyes, Glycerine Soap in South Africa

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