Using Essential Oils in Soap Making
In this talk I will give an overview of using essential oils in the different methods of soap making, cold process, hot process and melt and pour.
- Brief overview of the different soap making methods
- Staying within mandated guidelines
- Essential oils that last the longest in the different methods of soap making
- Combing Essential Oils and Herbs in soap making
Venessa Phipps, recently retired with 30 years in Information Technology as the Sr. Manager IT Disaster Recovery for a major US based CRO. She has her MBA in IT, and is a Level 3 Certified Clinical Aromatherapist. She is the owner and formulator for DeGanya Aromatics and a Professional Member of NAHA. Venessa has authored several spiritual (Christian based) brochures for using essential oils for anointing; Frankincense Anointing Oil (2010), Release from Guilt and Shame (2010), Virtuous Woman ( 2010), In the Presence of G-d) (2011) and Be Encouraged (2011).
Venessa has 10+ years’ experience in soap making. She is a certified Soap Maker and Teacher. She has been a presenter at several soap making conferences (face-to-face and virtual) and she periodical demonstrates soap making on through her YouTube Channel (youtube@DeGanyaAromatics). Venessa teaches soap making and Kids Aromatics in Bucks county PA and is currently a writer for Making Soap Magazine. When times permits, she does a bit of blogging.