How to Make Old Fashioned Lye Soap

Making soap at home using traditional ingredients is much easier than you might expect! Soap Ingredients 2 pounds fat (choose between: tallow, lard, or sustainably-sourced, organic palm oil) filtered, pure water lye, 0-1% excess fat (Note: Depending on the fats used the amount of lye will differ. Please run your recipe through a lye calculator for the amount of water and lye you will need.)