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Homemade body wash. 1 bar of Castile soap.(can use other brands) Grate soap. Add to 12 cups water and simmer on stove until dissolved. Add 2 tbs glycerine. Take off heat and let sit for about 10 hours until thickens and cools. Can add 3 tsp of essential oils at this point if desired for fragrance. Makes about 3 qts. If adding essential oils, use aromatherapy, candle or food grade oils.
DIY Body Wash-get any bar soap, grate it, add flakes in pot on medium heat-add 2 cups of water if you want to make a big batch add 4 cups. Leave on stove until the flakes are melted-let cool down for about two hours-can add a cup of coconut milk for added moisture (optional) after it cools down and u remove the thin layer on top if its still to thick add water and repeat the process:)
DIY Dove liquid body wash: 1 bar of grated soap, microwaved till melted + 2 cups hot water. Stir over medium heat until COMPLETELY melted-may take a while. Pour into glass jar or bowl to cool. Will thicken over 24 hours. Add more water if it's too thick for you. Pour into plastic bottle for shower use.