Basil Ginger & French Clay

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Basil’s essential oil has a warm herbaceous scent and mixes well with ginger’s spicy woody nose.

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The color was achieved with chlorophyll pigment and creates a gorgeous forest green.

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The addition of bentonite clay makes this soap perfect for a facial bar as well as a kitchen soap for the herb lover.

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mixing, pouring & cutting

We always look forward to making a batch of peppermint soap because the peppermint essential oil is so refreshing. Each breath feels crisp and clean. All sleepiness wiped away.

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After it is poured into the mold, it sits for about a day to fully saponify. It smells so wonderful.

Once out of the mold, the peppermint scent is intoxicating.

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Cutting the soap releases even more of the peppermint scent, it grows richer as it cures.

Batch of peppermint