This soap castle recipe is a great activity for kids and provide a fun and safe option to bring the holidays into the tub. When you include your children in the process, it makes the gift a little more personal for those you love. You can combine different colours and scents to personalise them for your own little ones and the fun shapes make them the perfect combination of silliness and soap.


  • 100g clear soap base
  • 1/2 tsp almond oil
  • 1/3 tsp magic red mica
  • 1/2 tsp blue mica
  • 2 ml chocolate fragrance oil
  • 1 castle silicone mould


  1. Add almond oil to clear soap base and melt in microwave until liquid.
  2. Split the soap base into two batches.
  3. Add blue mica and chocolate fragrance oil to the batch one, add magic red mica to the batch two, mix well.
  4. Pour the red coloured soap to the silicone mould. Let it set for 5 min.
  5. Pour the rest of blue coloured soap base into the mould. Spray the soap with alcohol spritz to eliminate any bubbles and allow the soap to fully harden.
  6. Remove the soap from the mould and wrap in cling wrap.

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About The Author

Lana King founded www.createyourcosmetics.com.au company and is grateful that through this business she is making a positive impact throughout the world. It was her love of natural cosmetics and passion for inspiring people that lead her to write a book “ 10 Reasons to Swap Your Lipstick – The Smart Woman’s Guide to Better Lipstick Options.” Lana started her career in the cosmetic industry as Biotechnologist, but soon realised that her real passion for educating people about safe and fresh cosmetics. In her spare time, Lana loves to create her own raw food recipes and practice yoga. She is also making plans to fulfil her dream of building a yoga retreat with a huge collection of books.

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  • How clever is that. It looks fantastic. Thank you


  • Thanks for sharing; a really interesting and fantastic idea!.


  • Looks great, too good to use!

    • yeah perfect gift material hey! cheers to the owner of the post, for sharing this!


  • wow yours turned out perfectly! i love the colours of the castle! how cool! certainly a great chrissie present


  • Thanks for sharing looks great


  • This is very clever!


  • A brilliant and clever idea; thanks!.


  • couldn’t get the castle silicon shape but I am using Christmas shapes to make soap


  • That looks absolutely fabulous. These would make great little Christmas presents, maybe for secret Santa or stocking fillers. I assume you can get all sorts of molds and go crazy!


  • Looks great ..would be a shame to use it. thanx.

    • I agree – it is so gorgeous – would be a shame!


  • This soap looks sensational – wonderful gift for people.


  • It’s adorable. And it makes indeed for a wonderful gift!!


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