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Natural soap : techniques & recipes for beautiful handcrafted soaps, lotions & balms / Melinda Coss.

Coss, Melinda, 1949- author. (Author).
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  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur 668 COS NAT (Text) 34207002011030 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 12/17/2016
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville 668 COSS (Text) 34706001521279 Non-Fiction 600-699 Available -
Monticello-Union Township Public Library - Monticello 688 COSS (Text) 37743002179242 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781504800624
  • ISBN: 1504800621
  • Physical Description: 143 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: Second edition.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : IMM Lifestyle Books ; [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally published: United Kingdom: New Holland Publishers, 2011.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 142-143) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Ingredients -- Bar soaps: The basics -- Saponification, superfatting and essential stuff -- Pure and gentle -- Fruit soaps -- Scrub bars -- Proven├žal -- Home spa -- Out of Africa -- Festive soaps -- Special effects -- Liquid soaps: The basics -- Recipes -- Creams, balms, whips and melts: The basics -- Making creams and lotions -- Creams -- Balms -- Whips and melts -- Setting up a soap making business.
Summary, etc.: Here is everything you need to know to create natural, luxurious soaps at home. Bestselling author and professional soap maker, Melinda Coss, shows how to make a wonderful range of bar and liquid soaps as well as exquisite creams, lotions, and balms. With a wide choice of design, color, and scent there's a perfect soap here for everyone. More than 40 easy-to-follow recipes focus on natural, eco-friendly ingredients. Discover how to make pure and gentle soaps that soothe allergy-prone skin. You'll enjoy mixing, molding, and packaging indulgent delights like Fig and Honey Exfoliant Bars, Sleeping Beauty Heavy Night Cream, Gardeners' Skin Balm, Dead Sea Mud Spa Treatment, and many more. "Natural Soap, Second Edition" includes a basic tutorial on soap making techniques, a well-organized guide to ingredients, and beautiful color photography. All of the equipment needed is fully explained, so even a beginner can start making soap in no time. The author reveals her trade secrets to creating the perfect aromatic blends, and even offers valuable advice on setting up your own soap making business. Publisher marketing.
Subject: Soap.
Soap > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Handicraft.
Natural products.
Genre: Handbooks and manuals.

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