These chocolate soap recipes are easy and fun. Most use a simple melt and pour soap base. Before attempting these recipes, check out the chocolate soap preparation tips.
Chocolate Soap Recipe #1
1/2 tsp cocoa butter
1/2 tsp shea butter or mango butter
2 lb clear coconut melt and pour soap base
1 tsp olive oil
1/2 cup goat’s milk powder
2 Tablespoons chocolate fragrance oil
1-2 Tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
Melt the butters and soap base. Add olive oil, then remove from heat and let cool slightly. Add goat’s milk powder and stir well until there are no lumps. Add fragrance oil and cocoa powder until desired color and scent are reached. Pour into molds. After soap hardens, release from mold.
Chocolate Soap Recipe #2
1 lb white or clear coconut melt and pour soap base
1 lb cocoa butter
unsweetened cocoa powder (optional)
1 Tablespoon chocolate fragrance oil
Melt the soap base with the cocoa butter. Remove from heat and add cocoa powder for color, if desired. After lumps are gone, add the oil. Pour into molds.
Cinnamon Chocolate Exfoliating Soap Recipe
12 ounces coconut melt and pour soap base
15 drops cinnamon essential oil
15 drops chocolate fragrance oil
1 teaspoon unsweetened cocoa powder
1 Tablespoon almonds, finely ground
Melt soap base. After melting, remove from heat and add remaining ingredients. Continue mixing gently as soap cools. Pour into a large rectangular mold. Allow to set completely before removing from mold.
Chocolate and Vanilla Soap Recipe
2 oz clear coconut melt and pour soap base
1/2 teaspoon cocoa butter
10 drops chocolate fragrance oil
unsweetened cocoa powder
2 oz white coconut melt and pour soap base
10 drops vanilla fragrance oil (or peppermint, coconut, etc.)
Melt the clear soap. Add cocoa butter and mix. Remove from heat and mix in cocoa powder to color. Let cool slightly and add chocolate fragrance oil. Pour into a mold, filling halfway. Let sit 30 minutes. Melt the white soap. Remove from heat, let cool slightly and add vanilla fragrance oil. Let cool a few more minutes, then pour into mold on top of first layer. After soap hardens, release from mold.
Chocolate Orange Soap Cupcakes Recipe
2 bars unperfumed cream bath soap (about 8 ounces)
1 Tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
5 teaspoons walnut oil, hazelnut oil, or almond extract
40 drops orange, peppermint, coconut, or chocolate fragrance oil
5 Tablespoons mineral water or bottled water
Grate the bath soap, or grind in a food processor. In glass mixing bowl, mix the soap, cocoa, cinnamon, and oils. Heat the water until hot, but not boiling. Add to the mixture and knead to form a dough. Divide mixture into 4 – 6 portions, roll into balls, then flatten slightly. Allow to dry on wax paper, about 2 -3 days. Makes a nice gift when placed in a paper muffin cup, dusted with cocoa powder, and wrapped in plastic wrap. Makes 4-6 soaps.