Calming Soap with Lavender & Vanilla


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Calming Soap with Lavender & Vanilla

Goat Milk Tallow Soap is the perfect balance of skin nourishing ingredients. We craft this soap from our Mini Alpine Goat Milk, locally sourced beef fat rendered into tallow, olive oil, coconut oil, and lye.

Learn more about goat milk tallow soap on our YouTube channel!

This listing is for Calming Soap with Lavender & Vanilla soap. This soap can work well for people with skin issues, as it’s just pure and clean – no extras. This is not medicinal soap, and we are not claiming that it will cure eczema. It may HELP with eczema prone skin. 

Ingredient list: goat milk from our homestead goat, home rendered tallow, lye, olive oil, coconut oil, homemade vanilla extract, lavender essential oil, lavender plant pieces. 

Vanilla can help soothe the skin with anti-inflammatory properties, and lavender is very calming to the skin and senses. Our soap takes 3 weeks to cure. If you happen to order and your scent is still curing, we will reach out to make you aware of the lead time. If there is an issue with the lead time, we can offer another scent.

Tallow is a super nourisher for the skin. It’s not greasy, and it won’t make you feel dry. It prevents damage to the skin, as well as provides antimicrobial benefits. Goat milk helps repair the skin barrier and contains probiotics to aid in great skin. This soap is a natural exfoliant and can help prevent acne. The best part is you aren’t rubbing chemicals all over your body. This soap is made by hand with real ingredients that you can read.

To learn more about our goats, check out our YouTube channel! 

Benefits of Calming Soap with Lavender and Vanilla

Calming soap with Lavender and Vanilla combined in soap offer a plethora of skin benefits. Lavender’s soothing properties calm irritation and inflammation, complemented by vanilla’s comforting aroma, creating an stress-relieving experience. Both ingredients boast antioxidant protection, shielding the skin from environmental damage. Additionally, they moisturize the skin, leaving it soft and nourished, ideal for dry or dehydrated skin types. Lavender’s natural antibacterial properties cleanse the skin, potentially preventing acne breakouts, while vanilla’s sweet scent adds a refreshing touch. Together, they create a calming and relaxing atmosphere, perfect for promoting tranquility during bathing.

Follow the Calming Soap with Lavender and Vanilla by using our Whipped Tallow Balm in Lavender!

Calming Soap with Lavender and Vanilla: How is soap made?

Mandy makes every bar of Calming Soap with Lavender and Vanilla from scratch and by hand. She milks the goat. The beef fat comes from a local butcher, and she renders that down into tallow.Each bar is carefully calculated with the right ingredients to get just the right consistency. The tallow gives the bar the awesome uneven top look when it’s poured.

Is goats milk soap good for the skin? Our goat milk is nourishing itself, but the olive oil and coconut oil offer even more nourishment for your skin. Of course, the lye is necessary for saponification.

Mandy has enjoyed learning about soap. We plan to offer soap only made herbs and flowers grown on the homestead. Look forward to scents like lavender, lilac, forsythia, and more. We plan to scent and color with only natural ingredients grown here.

Our Calming Soap with Lavender and Vanilla recipe is precise, so we know each bar will set up well! A tallow soap bar will feel different than store-bought, commercial soap. This homesteaders tallow soap will help you feel nourished. You will feel GOOD when you use this tallow skincare goat milk soap.

Does goat milk soap clog pores? NO! Of course, everyone is different, but we think you’ll find this soap simply refreshing! So when someone asks you: What is tallow soap used for? You hope you can honestly say it’s good for your WHOLE BODY! Mandy uses this on her body, face, hair, and to shave.

Benefits of Lavender: Used for Centuries to Calm

For centuries, lavender has been cherished for its myriad benefits to both skin and senses, making it a staple ingredient in soap formulations worldwide. Renowned for its calming properties, lavender essential oil has been utilized in skincare rituals to soothe the skin and promote relaxation. Its gentle yet effective nature makes it suitable for all skin types, including sensitive and irritated skin. Beyond its aromatic allure, lavender is rich in antioxidants and antimicrobial compounds, aiding in the restoration of skin health and clarity.

At our homestead, we prioritize quality and authenticity in crafting our lavender-infused soap. We carefully source premium lavender essential oil from reputable suppliers, ensuring that each batch of soap is imbued with the purest essence of this beloved botanical. Additionally, we cultivate and harvest lavender directly from our homegrown fields, guaranteeing the freshest and most potent lavender infusion. This dedication to quality control not only enhances the efficacy of our soap but also reflects our commitment to sustainable, farm-to-table skincare practices.

In addition to lavender, our soap formulation incorporates goat milk from our own homestead and tallow rendered onsite. This holistic approach to ingredient sourcing underscores our commitment to self-sufficiency and quality assurance. The goat milk lends a creamy texture and nourishing properties to the soap, while the tallow adds a luxurious richness and moisturizing benefits. By harnessing the natural resources available to us, we create a soap that not only calms the skin and senses but also embodies the essence of our homestead lifestyle – pure, sustainable, and rooted in tradition.

Benefits of Vanilla on Skin: Hydration is Key

Vanilla, with its warm and inviting aroma, offers more than just a delightful scent; it also provides numerous benefits for the skin. Rich in antioxidants, vanilla helps protect the skin from environmental stressors like pollution and UV radiation, which can contribute to premature aging. Additionally, vanilla possesses anti-inflammatory properties that soothe and calm irritated skin, making it particularly beneficial for those with sensitive or acne-prone skin. Its gentle nature makes it suitable for all skin types, promoting a healthy and radiant complexion.

Moreover, vanilla is a natural humectant, meaning it helps draw moisture into the skin, keeping it hydrated and supple. This moisturizing effect helps prevent dryness and flakiness, leaving the skin feeling soft and smooth to the touch. Vanilla also contains B vitamins, including niacin, thiamin, and riboflavin, which support skin health by improving circulation and promoting cell regeneration. Whether used in skincare products or applied directly to the skin, vanilla provides a luxurious and nourishing experience that enhances both the look and feel of the skin.

Calming Soap with Lavender and Vanilla: Why buy from Chapel Hill Forge?

Our Calming Soap with Lavender and Goat Milk is full of ingredients that you can read! When you turn over that bar of commercially made soap from the grocery store, it’s usually full of words that no one can spell or say. Our soap is simple: olive oil, coconut oil, tallow, goat milk, lye.

Why do we use lye? Lye is essential for soap to actually become soap. Lye is also known as sodium hydroxide. It’s been used for centuries to make soap.

If you have questions about goat milk tallow soap, email us at We are fully transparent about our ingredients and the process we use to make soap because we want you to feel confident in your purchase from us.

Goat Milk Tallow Soap is the perfect addition to your daily hygiene routine. It’s gentle, smooth, and will help your skin feel hydrated and nourished. Because we don’t use synthetics, the scents will be very mild. The benefits can be medicinal, more than for scent.