If you want a natural, easy, inexpensive foaming hand soap recipe, look no further!
Foaming hand soap has always been my favorite. It’s already lathered, and it’s fun to pump out of the soap dispenser! But buying it on a regular basis isn’t cheap, not to mention it is usually full of chemicals which are not so great for the skin.
That’s why I love this recipe for making my own foaming hand soap. It’s cheap, takes literally 2 seconds to make, and is totally natural and non-toxic. Full brownie points!
We’ve been using and making this hand soap for about 5 years, and it is very effective and cheap. Plus, I never worry about my toddler using too much soap when he goes potty because it is non-toxic.
You only need 3 things to make this hand soap:
- Empty foaming soap dispenser
- Dr. Bronner’s pure Castile soap
First start with a foaming soap dispenser. I usually just reuse an empty bottle, but you can also buy a fancier one online. Whatever floats your boat.
Fill the container about 3/4 full with water. Filtered or distilled water is best (especially if your soap will not be used up quickly), but if I’m being honest I just use tap water. We use up our soap really frequently so it works fine for us.
Fill the rest of the way with Dr. Bronner’s Castile soap. I cannot say enough about how much I love this soap! It is made from 100% pure oils, nothing synthetic. They have lots of beautiful scents but may favorites are rose and lavender. Shake up the soap mixture and it’s ready to use!
This recipe only costs about 50 cents a bottle. Think of how much money you’ll save! And based on how often you wash your hands, using this soap drastically reduces your exposure to chemicals which are commonly found in other soaps.
This has to be my #1 favorite, not to mention easy, DIY toiletry recipe to date.
Would you ever make your own hand soap?