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DIY Honey Bee Soap

This adorable soap features honey bees buzzing around a honeycomb. We included directions for two variations - one transparent and the other golden yellow. 

This adorable soap features honey bees buzzing around a honeycomb. We included directions for two variations - one transparent and the other golden yellow. 
 
Life of the Party Products Needed:

Items From Around Your House:

  • Large microwave-safe measuring cups
  • Plastic spoon
  • Knife
  • Kitchen scale (optional)

Directions:

For transparent soap -

  1. Cut 2 lbs. of honey glycerin soap into cubes and place in a large microwave safe measuring cup.
  2. Melt according to directions on soap label.
  3. Add fragrance (1 to 6 drops per oz.) to both measuring cups of melted soap and mix well. For this project we chose a blend of honey almond and vanilla.
  4. Add 2 tablespoons of crushed orange peel to the melted soap and stir.
  5. Place the honeycomb insert in the bottom of the loaf mold.
  6. Pour melted soap into the loaf mold very slowly. Sit aside and let cool completely.
  7. When cooled, cut the loaf into bars of soap and enjoy!
  8. Wrap bars tightly with cling wrap to keep fresh until ready to use.

For opaque soap -

  1. Cut 2 lbs. of honey glycerin soap into cubes and place in a large microwave safe measuring cup.
  2. Melt according to directions on soap label.
  3. Add gold colorant to your preference to only one of the measuring cups to create opaque golden yellow soap.
  4. Add fragrance (1 to 6 drops per oz.) to both measuring cups of melted soap and mix well. For this project we chose a blend of honey almond and vanilla.
  5. Place the honeycomb insert in the bottom of the loaf mold.
  6. Pour melted soap into the loaf mold very slowly. Sit aside and let cool completely.
  7. When cooled, cut the loaf into bars of soap and enjoy!
  8. Wrap bars tightly with cling wrap to keep fresh until ready to use.

We'd love to see your finished creations. Tag us on Instagram at @life.of.the.party.soap.

yellow honeycomb shaped soap

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