This is a super easy recipe to make your own homemade Lemon soap bar.
I love the smell of lemon. In fact, I am a huge fan of cleaning with natural products such as lemons. Today however I am sharing a fantastic and easy lemon soap recipe using lemon zest.
This is a simple and easy soap making tutorial. This lemon melt and pour soap recipe can make a fantastic homemade gift for a family member or maybe even a great mothers day present.
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Benefits of Lemon for the Body
Lemons are a super food and really good for the body. I love to use Lemon essential oil as it’s a great disinfectant. Lemons can be added to your water and to cleaning products.
Lemons can help support the heart, they are a good source of Vitamin C. They help to control weight, prevent kidney stones, fight against anemia and can help with digestive health.
This Lemon Soap recipe makes 6 bars.
Supplies Needed to Make a Lemon Soap Bar
- ¾ pound melt & pour soap base
- 1 tablespoon lemon zest
- Rectangular silicone mold
- Large Pyrex measuring cup
- Wooden stir stick
How to Make Lemon Zest Soap
Zest a lemon, enough for 1 tablespoon of lemon zest
Sprinkle a little lemon zest in the bottom of each soap cavity
Cut the soap into 1 inch chunks.
Melt the soap in the microwave for 30 seconds. Stir.
If it is not completely melted, put it back on for 10 second increments, until fully melted; stirring each time.
Add the lemon zest. Mix well.
Poor into the silicone mold.
Let set for about 2-3 hours.
Remove from soap mold.
Your soap is now ready to use.