Common commercial soaps can cause intimate area irritation – this area requires close and delicate care, with special products.
In this article we present a simple recipe to prepare a homemade soap for intimate hygiene using natural ingredients which prevent infections, itching and irritation, while keeping the area clean and healthy.
All ingredients are pretty easy to find at the drug store. Do not forget to get tea tree oil, which prevents thrush.
Ingredients and tools:
– 210 ml of coconut oil
– 30 g of caustic soda
– 65 ml of distilled water
– tea tree essential oil
– thyme essential oil
– soap mold (any material you want but no aluminum)
– bowl for mixing and heating the composition
– glass bowl
– long handled spoon
Strictly follow the instructions below to get a quality soap:
Put your gloves on.
Add the caustic soda the glass bowl first then slowly pour the distilled water. Refrigerate the solution until it get clear. We recommend fulfilling this first step in a well-ventilated room, near a window.
In another bowl mix the coconut oil above the stove, turned down. When the temperature reaches 40 degrees Celsius, close the cooker. Pour over caustic soda and mix using the whisk. The composition must reach the consistency of a gel.
Pour 15 drops of tea tree oil and 30 drops of thyme essential oil.
Place the composition in the mold (prepared in advance).
Cover with a towel to ensure the required temperature for soap solidification process.
Allow to harden for 12 to 24 hours without moving the mold.
Once cooled, you can remove the soap from the mold.
Store it in a cool, dry place and let it dry. After about 1 month you can use this intimate hygiene 100% natural soap.
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