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Posted in thread: Where to get hydrogenated Soybean on 01-19-2017 at 12:31 AM
Check out Community Candle in Pelham. I've got some soy wax that dixiedragon picked up there
but I haven't used it for soapmaking. I'm pretty sure I've seen hydrogenated soybean oil at
Costco and Rest...
Posted in thread: Mad Oils Stopping Selling Small Sizes on 01-18-2017 at 01:51 AM
Apparently it is my posts that were deleted from this thread. I was approached by admin to
become a sponsor for the forum as I was acting as a sponsor would. I asked to be directed to
the rules of the...
Posted in thread: Mad Oils Stopping Selling Small Sizes on 01-15-2017 at 08:19 PM
Was the MO Pumpkin Bread cinnamon-y? Or was it more of a yeasty pumpkin bread? FragranceBuddy
has a Cinnamon Pumpkin Bread if it helps at all.
Posted in thread: Emulsifiers and Preservatives on 01-15-2017 at 04:45 PM
I've got a variety of different emulsifiers and preservatives so I'll try to explain what each
is used for. Emulsifiers:1) Ewax NF - I get mine from Soapers Choice so it's a combo of
Posted in thread: de-funk de pits on 01-12-2017 at 02:52 AM
earlene - babassu is really nice in lotions and soap . . . like T mentioned it seems less
drying to me than coconut
Posted in thread: Black is black on 01-11-2017 at 03:03 AM
Muwahaha! I got Marshall to join the dark side. Colors are just so much fun and that FO blend
sounds really nice.
Posted in thread: Mad Oils Stopping Selling Small Sizes on 01-09-2017 at 09:55 PM
I also think a 5ml sample of FO is way too small for testing CP. I might use it in a lotion,
sugar scrub or liquid soap but I actually LOVE that Carrie includes a full oz because it's
perfect for test...
Posted in thread: Hello! on 01-09-2017 at 12:01 AM
Glad you found us Makayla! Please post pics of your lovely country sometime and soap pics are
always good :)
Posted in thread: CP soap forms oily substance after first being used? Need help. on 01-08-2017 at 11:38 PM
]That definitely looks like olive oil slime to me. It's one of the reasons I use some type of
hard oil like lard, tallow or palm to balance the olive. High olive soaps do best with a long
cure but I'm...
Posted in thread: SMF January 2017 Challenge: Gradient Layer on 01-08-2017 at 11:13 PM
I gave this another go today just so I'd have 2 options to choose from. Cut batch #1 today and
it looks promising. Not sure I'll like batch #2 better because I messed up on my color
sequencing . . . w...