Last Activity:11-23-2013 1:29 PM
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Posted in thread: Soap changes colour to purple!!! on 11-20-2013 at 12:08 PM
I found out what the problem is. There is an antioxidant in it called tbhq that reacts to the
lye. So... You want pure no anything added. Or you can specialize in pink soap.I'm not one to
Posted in thread: Best natural colorant for a gingerbread color on 11-13-2013 at 11:02 AM
Posted in thread: No superfat on 11-12-2013 at 02:27 PM
I would just like to add that regardless of superfat used, it is ALWAYS a good idea to pH test
them.Could you explain why?
Posted in thread: Best natural colorant for a gingerbread color on 11-11-2013 at 02:24 PM
:wink: It wasn't directed to anyone in particular Grayceworks; the use of spices was mentioned
Posted in thread: Layering on 11-11-2013 at 11:45 AM
:mrgreen: Wow, you could have totally fooled me with that. They look edible!
Posted in thread: Tea Soap Receipe Needed. on 11-11-2013 at 11:13 AM
I hope it comes out!:-) Please do let us know, it sounds absolutely scrumptious.
Posted in thread: Best natural colorant for a gingerbread color on 11-11-2013 at 11:09 AM
I second the honey. Be very, very careful with using spices in soap. Clove, cinnamon and nutmeg
can cause skin irritation and rashes.I do use some sprinkled ground cinnamon to decorate the
top of my p...
Posted in thread: I am new here on 11-11-2013 at 10:45 AM
Posted in thread: Testing fragrances (with pictures!) on 11-11-2013 at 10:41 AM
Sounds like a plan! For me, most of my vanilla containing fragrances work perfectly fine with
their discoloration. The only exemption are some lightly scented kids soaps. When I'm working
Posted in thread: No superfat on 11-11-2013 at 09:58 AM
Also, I understand your annoyance with yourself for forgetting the superfat. I've done that
with hot process batches. It's the fragrance I forget in CP batches. I get so upset at myself
when I do this...