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Save money by making this easy handmade herbal soap.

Soft soaps are so nice to use - but so expensive!

Use this recipe to make your own wonderful soap at a fraction of the price.

You can personalize it with your favorite herbs & fragrances.

C = cup

1 1/2C herbs (lavender, mint, rose petals, bee balm, etc.)

1 1/2 quart water

Boil together in a saucepan (enamel is preferable)

Simmer 30 minutes to release the oils.

Stir in 2C shredded pure soap and 1/2 C borax.

Boil gently for 3 minutes and cool.

Add a few drops of essential oil. Pour into covered containers.