Melt and Pour Soap
Distill Your Own Fragrance Soap
Now using our own EssenEx® 100 Distillation Kit, you can make fragrance soap, or “melt and pour soap” in the comfort of your own home!
What you need:
– EssenEx® 100 Distillation Kit
Fragrance botanical material you wish to use – ( lavender, Juniper, etc.)
– “Melt-and-Pour” soap (available at craft and hobby stores)
– Glass heat-resistant container (the beaker from the EssenEx® Kit, for example)
– Plastic or Silicone soap bar molds (or-wax-paper lined small cake pan)
– Dye concentrates (if you wish to have a color to the soap)
– Pot or ceramic dish ( for hot water to heat glass container)
– Wooden Spoon
– Scale (optional)
– Select fragrance desired and extract the essential oils from the plant material.
Start with one extraction run of oil for one batch
– Select quantity of melt –and-pour soap for batch
1 or ½ pound (225-450 grams) is an easy size to consider for a first run
The beaker holds 225 grams reasonably well….
– Place all materials in a convenient space, such as a kitchen counter.
– Make an appropriate portion of the dye based on its instructions and your preference
– Add 2 cups of water to the pot and bring to a light boil
One easy way is to use a ceramic dish in your microwave!
Or go ahead and use your stove with a soup pot.
– Place glass container (beaker) in the water bath
Add melt-and-pour soap
Stir occasionally with wooden spoon until melted
Add essential oil and dye concentrate
Mix thoroughly until color is consistent or as desired.
Pour soap into molds and let cool at room temperature over night.
Remove and Enjoy!
For any questions regarding making your own essential oil soap, please contact us at [email protected] or fill out our Customer Feedback at our website: www.oilextech.com/contact-us/
EssenEx® 100A (Advanced) Essential Oil Extraction Kit$229.00
The EssenEx® 100A Essential Oil Home Extraction Kit is the world’s fastest extraction kit. This patented product, developed at Oregon State University, uses the same technique found in traditional steam distillation but works through your home microwave! The outcome? More convenient and higher quality essential oil made right in your home in just 6 minutes! Whether you use essential oils for medicinal, therapeutic, culinary, or other purposes, you can save time and money with this revolutionary product.
This kit includes everything you need to extract separate and store your own essentials you grow in your garden. Each time you use your extractor you will yield up to 3.5 g of oil depending on the plant material and 7-9 oz. of hydrosol. One run uses 50-100+g (1/8 – ¼ lbs) of plant material.
The 100A (Advanced) includes Ice Molds, Stands and Insulators to improve Ice core (condenser) along with a Silicone Insulator Pad and Packaging Design to allow you to easily store product when not in use.
EssenEx® 100E (Economy) Essential Oil Extraction Kit$199.00
The EssenEx® 100E Essential Oil Home Extraction Kit is the same device as the EssenEx100A but with only two Ice Mold Sets and fewer pipettes and vials.
EssenEx®-300 Essential Oil Extraction Kit$399.00
The EssenEx®-300, inspired from customers wanting a higher capacity, triples the botanical volume capacity while at only costing about twice as much. It is a smart investment for entrepreneurs making soaps, creams and other care products, aroma therapists and folks that have a fragrance farm store such as many lavender growers. This is also a great option for home schools and K-12 chemistry labs. It is larger than the 100, and requires a microwave with a vertical clearance of no less than 9.5 inches (240mm).
EssenEx® 100A (Advanced) Essential Oil Extraction Kit – 2 Pack (Save $20)$438.00
A Special 2-Pack of our Newest and most popular unit! Two (2) EssenEx® 100A (Advanced) packaged together, with a $20 discount. On top of that, you will save money on shipping cost per unit as well! Packaged individually in one shipping box therefore reducing the cost of shipping per unit.