Start a Soap & Body Products Business: 2-Day Certificate Course
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Start a Soap & Body Products Business: 2-Day Certificate Course

by Soap Studio

1,950 AED

(VAT inclusive)

Start a Soap & Body Products Business: 2-Day Certificate Course

1,950 AED

(VAT inclusive)

Soap Studio
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Flexible Dates
Dubai - Dubai Silicon Oasis
All Levels
Validity Period: All sessions are valid for 60 days upon booking
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This 2-day hands-on certificate course will take you step-by-step through soap-molding, from choosing ingredients to molding and packaging.

You will learn techniques for using a casting soap, which is a premade soap base that can be melted, customized with your favorite colors and fragrances, and molded into creative shapes. Not just that, you will learn advanced techniques like layering & embedding to craft unique soap patterns & designs. Also included is different variations of lotions, body scrubs products plus how to price and market your products.

This course is taught 1-on-1 by professional soap maker Nada with several years of teaching students the art of soap molding and selling her own soaps and body beauty products. If you are planning to start your own soap and beauty products business, Nada will also share her industry knowledge and give you some tips on marketing and pricing.

Who should attend this course:

  • Anyone looking for a way to open their own soap and beauty products shop
  • Anyone wanting to make some side money by producing and selling unique, handmade soaps to shops or through e-commerce websites
  • Anyone with a passion for beauty products, art, crafting or creative hobbies

Course Outline:

  1. Introduction to glycerine soap
    • Properties and characteristics
    • Difference between glycerine and the other types of soap
    • Additives which can be combined with glycerin soap and its ratios
    • How to store glycerin soap
    • Percentage of added fragrance
    • Methods of dissolving other components in the glycerin soap mixture
  2. Difference between glycerine soap and melt-and-pour soap (and their different types)
  3. Types of oils and their properties (and where to get them)
  4. Types of colors (features, characteristics, and how to mix them)
  5. Types of molds
  6. Glycerine soap formation techniques
    • Normal technique for single-color soap
    • Embedding technique
    • Swirling technique
    • Printing technique
    • Drizzling technique
    • Dipping technique
  7. Making body scrub and soapy body scrub from glycerin soap
  8. Soap wrapping: How to pack soap in beautiful boxes and decorate them
  9. Making lotion and lotion scrub
    • Difference between lotion and cream
    • Information about body product ingredients such as wax, emulsifying wax, beeswax and butter, and their benefits
  10. Making coffee scrub
    • Coffee and the benefits of peeling
    • ‘Oils and sugar’ or ‘salt and sugar’ peelers
  11. How to make pipping cream for decorating cupcake soaps
  12. How to make Bubble bar
  13. How to make Lip Balm
  14. How to make Massage Bars (solid lotion)
  15. Tips on marketing and pricing your own beauty product creations

Skill Level:

All Levels


* All ingredients, equipments and course materials will be provided

Validity Period:

All sessions are valid for 60 days upon booking


Female only

Age Requirements:

12 and older

Additional Info:

* Certificates will be provided upon successful completion of the workshop
* Instruction and handouts are available in both English or Arabic
* The classes can be given on 2 consecutive days or different days within the same week
* The student and instructor will wear masks at all times, except during the lunch break (social distancing will still be maintained)
* Face shell and goggles will be available for anyone who would like to wear them
* Once you have entered the location and sanitized your hands, students are advised to use the disposable slippers and gloves provided by the instructor


At the instructors home studio
Seven Towers Complex
(unit number will be shared upon booking)
Dubai Silicon Oasis

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Each session takes 6 hours

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30 ratings

Francine Torres
Wed, 16 Sep 2020, 4:41PM
"What an amazingly thorough and fun course. Nada seriously knows her stuff! She's very skilled and experienced and is so passionate and humble to share her knowledge with you as a student. You will learn so much over the 2 days. Such a good value course. Highly recommended!"
Rosanna Roque
Tue, 15 Sep 2020, 12:15AM
"Great mentor, very detailed when it comes to explaining the products, she gives honest feedback and very professional. Highly recommended."
Gaynor Scott
Sun, 16 Aug 2020, 9:53AM
"Nada is a totally professional coach, extremely helpful, and very patient with excellent knowledge and skills. I would highly recommend this course."
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