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How to Make Soap Using Herbs, Perfume and Oatmeal

Handmade soaps make great gifts for family and friends. They're so easy to make, the kids can help too.

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To make both kinds of soap, you'll need: a cutting board, knife, metal cheese shredder, plate, 2 wooden spoons, double-boiler pan, scissors, jewelry boxes, wax paper, 1 to 2 tablespoons coconut oil, 1 to 2 tablespoons of rosemary or lavender, 1 to 2 tablespoons of oatmeal, little plastic toys (optional), inexpensive perfume or cologne (optional), clear glycerin soap, white bar soap, wrapping paper, tape and ribbons.



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