Homemade Washing Soap

Author Melissa@StockpilingMoms


  • 1 bar of shaved soap
  • 1/2 cup of borax
  • 1/2 cup of washing soda
  • 3 drops of essential oil lemon, melaleuca


  1. If you are using warm or hot water just add 1 - 2 TBSP of powder to the washer.
  2. If using cold water dissolve 1 - 2 TBSP of powder in hot water to be sure it distributes through the clothing properly.
  3. You will not see a lot of suds but your clothes will be clean!