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Posted in thread: Soaping 101 liquid soapmaking video? on 10-07-2016 at 08:59 PM
Welcome to the forum, Sweet_Vivi! :wave: I completely understand your concern, but there's no
need to worry- it actually looks and sounds like things are progressing along in the same way
as they norm...
Posted in thread: My Creamy Cocoa/Shea GLS Tutorial on 09-19-2016 at 02:03 PM
Shahtura- no worries. The Tetrasodium EDTA and the sodium lactate are not absolute necessities
in this recipe- you can make the soap without them- but since the type of each that I use in
this recipe ...
Posted in thread: My Creamy Cocoa/Shea GLS Tutorial on 09-18-2016 at 06:52 PM
EDTA is not required in soap, but it does offer some nice benefits. EDTA helps prevent
oxidation and rancidity (aka DOS). It also helps to reduce the soap scum that forms when you
use lye soap in hard...
Posted in thread: Soaping 101 liquid soapmaking video? on 08-28-2016 at 10:40 AM
Gosh, don't discard the diluted soap -- you CAN fix it. I have experimented with adding small
amounts of dry KOH directly to diluted soap and it works fine. Stir the KOH into the soap for a
minute or ...
Posted in thread: Soaping 101 liquid soapmaking video? on 08-18-2016 at 08:00 PM
Thanks DeeAnna, Susie and IrishLass. This is such a good news. In my book , throwing oils away
is a big crime. I gave myself hard time, thinking that because I proceeded to dilute my paste,
it was not...
Posted in thread: Soaping 101 liquid soapmaking video? on 08-18-2016 at 02:18 PM
With my very limited experience I thought to try to make this GLS soap. I only made CP soap
twice and one time HP transparent soap prior to this experiment. To make the long story short I
don't like m...
Posted in thread: Dish washing liquid soap on 07-22-2016 at 12:34 PM
Thanks Susie. Now I get it. If it doesn't dry your hands , it doesn't clean the oils from the
dishes either. Using supermarket stuff, I don't need gloves. What is its secret? I keep asking
Posted in thread: Dish washing liquid soap on 07-22-2016 at 08:52 AM
I thank both of you very much. A dish washing soap that doesn't require wearing gloves would be
preferable to me. Any suggestions?
Posted in thread: Dish washing liquid soap on 07-21-2016 at 10:19 PM
I am ready to make my first liquid soap and I am running out of the poisonous supermarket
liquid dish washing soap so I thought to start by making a simple liquid dish washing soap.Can
Posted in thread: My first transparent soap- the good the bad and the ugly on 07-16-2016 at 01:48 PM
Thanks again. I will try it next time!