Cold Process Soap on the left and Melt & Pour Soap on the right.Last week, I showed my tests of the Ruby Lip Balm Color in Melt & Pour Soap as well as Cold Process Soap. After my test was over, I started to wonder what using some of the other colors would turn out [...]

Testing Colors

In my quest to find a red color for Melt & Pour and cold process soap, I thought I would test the Lip Balm Colors, Oil Soluble to see if the Ruby Lip Balm Color would work. Imagine my surprise when both types of soap turned a vibrant orange color. Melt & Pour Soap Notes: I melted [...]

Searching for a Red Color

I’ve talked about mixing colors with the Water Soluble Colorant Kit, but what about colors that aren’t in this kit? Today, we’ll blend green. Did you know that green is approximately 70% yellow and 30% blue? This means that I need to start blending colors at these percentages.  I’m going to find a color [...]

More Colors!

Today, I’m going to show how you can mix a dye and keep the mixed dye ready for anything you want to do. We’re going to use the Water Soluble Colorant Kit for this post. #1 Collect everything that you need. Water Soluble Colorant Kit Water 1/2 teaspoon measuring spoon (preferably metal) new paper, preferably kitchen parchment Paper towels [...]

Starting with Color