It’s fun to make your own natural soaps at home! Susan Miller Cavitch takes the mystery out of soapmaking, sharing her formulas for making high-quality vegetable-based soaps that are good for your skin — and free of synthetic additives. The Natural Soap Book gives you: * Clear directions and illustrations to guide you step-by-step through the entire process — from buying supplies to cutting and trimming the final bars. * Recipes for old favorites like oatmeal/honey and avocado soaps to Susan’s unique recipes for goat milk, borage, and even a tropical shampoo bar. * Creative wrapping and gift packaging ideas. * Formulas for exotic specialty scents like Holiday Spice, Sweet Earth, and Southern Summers. * Profiles and tips from professional soapmakers.