Here is a fun and skin loving aloe vera soap recipe that will refresh and rejuvenate your senses.
The aloe vera is a cactus plant that has been used for medicinal properties for centuries.
Aloe vera juice is used as a supplement for internal issues in many alternative therapies but it's claim to fame is really as a treatment for skin ailments such as sunburns, burns and irritations.
Aloe vera is claimed to:
There are many ways to include this wonderful ingredient to into your soaps and bath and body products. For this aloe vera soap recipe we have replaced the water with aloe vera gel juice and cucumber puree. Please note that the aloe vera gel juice does not really look like gel, it is very much a liquid like water type. There are other products called aloe vera gels that add a gelling agent. I used the raw material as described here.
Many soapers like to buy the plant leaves and collect their own liquid for their own recipe. This is really up to you.It is simple and can save you some money.
Remember that ingredients (except for additives when indicated in volume) need to be weighted and not measured.Fragrance and essential oils should also be weighed.
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