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Basic Soap Making Course

Learn how to make soaps at your own time and at your own pace!

This Basic Soap Making Course is designed to guide you on how to make cold process soaps at the comfort and safety of your own home.

Let's Make Soaps

In this online course, you will:

  • Learn how to make soaps using cold process method

  • Make a batch of soap using a blend of oils to create a moisturizing soap with a rich lather

  • Learn how to safely handle lye

  • Learn how to use common soap making oils

  • Learn how to customize and formulate your own recipe to suit your skin needs

  • Learn how to use the soap calculator

  • Learn how to use soap trace to your advantage

  • Learn basic soap design techniques

  • Get our comprehensive e-booklet

  • Get 3 free soap recipes

  • Learn some valuable soap hacks for easier and more fun soap sessions.


Over 3 hours of video tutorials spread over 11 modules

Recorded from our live Basic Soap Making Online classes via Zoom so it is going to be like attending our live online class at your own convenient time.

This course can be accessed for a full 60-day period*, so to get the full benefit of your 60-day access, it is important to have all tools and raw materials ready if you want to make your soaps during the course.

* Select a start date before purchasing

Tools & Raw Materials

There are a few things you will need to start making soaps. You may have to purchase some or repurpose your old tools.

We will dive into these equipment and materials in the opening module. If this is ok with you then let's proceed!

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"I trusted Habonera Academy from the beginning for all the natural soap creations.... am truly enjoying every moment of this new journey... appreciate all the learnings, Gen."

Emma A.

" I started to enjoy making soaps because of the workshop and shared it with my friends afterwards. One thing led to another, and now we're planning to start our small business once we perfect our recipes. Really grateful for you!"

Jody  C.

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Presented by Gen Haber,
Founder of Habonera

Gen Haber is the founder of Habonera. She is a maker and one of the pioneer teachers of hand-crafted soaps in the Philippines.  

She has been conducting classes for both Basic and Advanced Soap Making since 2017 and to date, has about 600 Habonera graduates – creating a vibrant soaping community that is passionate about healthy alternative skin care and sustainable lifestyle.


She is also honoured to be part of the birth of notable local soap brands in the Philippines.

We also offer our soap making kits which we can ship anywhere in the Philippines. Each kit contains:

Add On: Soap Making Kit 

P1,500.00 inclusive of shipping fee

Metro Manila: 2 days upon online order
Luzon: 3-5 days upon online order
Visayas / Mindanao: 1-2 weeks upon online order

Please click here to avail of our soap making kit (available only within the Philippines).


  • Wooden Soap Mold, with lining

  • Soap cutter

  • Soap Mold Liner Template

  • 750 ml Blend of Premium Carrier Oils

  • Habonera Fragrance Oil 

  • Pre-measured Lye or Sodium Hydroxide

  • Ground Oats and Herbs

  • 1 pair of gloves

  • 1 face mask

  • 1 pair of protective eye gear

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