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DIY Foaming Hand Soap

Make your own foaming hand soap with just 4 ingredients
Total Time5 mins


  • 1 Foaming Hand Soap Dispenser (8.75 oz)
  • 1 cup Distilled Water (or cooled boiled water)
  • 1 TBSP + 3/4 TSP Castille Soap
  • 1/2 TSP Oil or Vegetable Glycerin
  • *1 funnel (optional - for ease of pouring into the bottle)


  • Fill the soap dispenser with the distilled (or boiled water). A funnel is helpful for this step.
  • Pour the castille soap into the bottle.
  • Pour the oil (or vegetable glycerin) into the bottle.
  • Add 6-9 drops of the essential oil(s) of your choice
  • Fasten the pump onto the bottle (if a little spills out, that is OK).
  • Shake well.
  • Pump the dispenser to use.


You can double or triple the recipe to make larger quantities of this foaming hand soap, if you need to make more than one bottle!