Orange Mocha Dream Garden Bars

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Here’s a recipe for melt and pour soap that calls for coffee – making it perfect as a kitchen soap as coffee is widely used for removing odors from skin!

Orange Mocha Dream Garden Bars

Ingredients:
1 lb opaque melt & pour soap
3 Tbsp food grade cocoa butter
1 Tbsp coconut oil
1/4 Cup finely ground coffee
1 Tbsp fragrance oil blend (see recipe below)
Cocoa powder or umber oxide to color the mixture a light creamed coffee color
Orange Mocha Dream Fragrance Oil Recipe:
1 Tbsp orange essential oil
1 1/2 tsp cappuccino or coffee fragrance oil
1/2 tsp chocolate fragrance oil
Mix and store in dark glass bottle until ready to use.
Instructions:
Melt soap and cocoa butter in a bain marie stirring gently until melted. When completely melted, remove from heat, stir in coconut oil and coffee grounds. Make sure coffee grounds are evenly dispersed. Add coloring and fragrance oil. Pour into molds and let cool. To give as gifts, wrap them in brown recycled paper, tying the top with jute. Attach a dried orange slice to the tie.

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About Rebecca D. Dillon

Rebecca Dawn Dillon is a soapmaker, DIY-er and blogger whose life is controlled daily by a dachshund. You can find more of her natural skin care recipes at The Nourished Life blog as well as right here on Soap Deli News. Or learn more about Rebecca through her new blog at Becca Ink.