Cost of Handmade Soap
Many people like to use homemade soaps made by them. Off course you need to put some effort but the most beneficial thing is it can be made with less cost. For those who are new to making soap at home, the question is what it would cost to make it at home. Generally the answer is different users.
If you are planning to take up soap making at home as a hobby, then cost is never too high for homemade soap but if your interest is to save a few bucks by using homemade soap then the cost can be a bit higher in the start. The cost of soap making at home depends on the ingredients. The main ingredients are the base oils that turn to soap and other essential scent oils. Sodium hydroxide is used to make the reaction occur. Ingredient prices vary widely. With wise buying, you should be able to make a nice scented bar of soap for less than $1.00 US, maybe even down toward $0.50. Of course, if you choose exotic oils, the price can be much higher. Hence the cost of homemade soap depends greatly on the ingredients you use for it.