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Posted in thread: A great opportunity! on 01-20-2017 at 12:15 AM
yeah I wasn't expecting any negative feedback. I do make soap at home. all the time. I was just
happy to have someone who's made a life out of making and selling to observe and learn from.
and get som...
Posted in thread: Layered Soap with annatto for yellow on 01-19-2017 at 05:47 PM
I *think* some hardware stores will go ahead and cut the wood for you as long as you had the
measurements ready to go. We recently had big sheets of plywood cut down to size at Home Depot,
and I'm fai...
Posted in thread: Beer soap on 01-19-2017 at 05:41 PM
cmzaha, when you say you master batch 50/50 lye...do you mean you do 50% of water with the lye,
and the other 50% of beer with the oils?Master batched lye is making your lye before hand.You
add equal ...
Posted in thread: Layered Soap with annatto for yellow on 01-19-2017 at 03:17 PM
I didn't even bother using my power saw to make my molds. I just used my cheap "Stanley Deluxe"
miter box & saw kit that Home Depot now sells for $15. Soft 1" pine is so easy to cut, and you
Posted in thread: Good patchouli fragrance oil on 01-18-2017 at 11:04 PM
Oh yeah. .5% is not near enough. That is the range for clove and peppermint - becasue they can
cause burning in sensitive parts.... :D
Posted in thread: Layered Soap with annatto for yellow on 01-18-2017 at 08:42 PM
The soaps are gorgeous, but how much do you charge for that size mold and a planer?Haha. This
thread is making me want to splurge on a power saw of somekind and start making molds.
Posted in thread: Good patchouli fragrance oil on 01-18-2017 at 04:35 PM
I have used the Now brand of patch eo you can get at heath food stores and I have ordered some
from Camden Gray. Both are strong and stick really well. I have smelled a couple patch FOs and
have not b...
Posted in thread: Bar Thickness on 01-16-2017 at 09:14 PM
I cut mine at 1 inch. I don't sell, either, but my bars last about 1 month for 1 person (me),
or 1 bar for two weeks if you are my husband.You do not sell yet! :)I got my bud cutter for 1
1/8th inch. ...
Posted in thread: Emulsifiers and Preservatives on 01-16-2017 at 03:55 PM
I didn't see that post but I read her other ones on the HLB systems and those confused me. I
understand getting the one product where the work is done (BTMS or E-Wax) it's the breaking it
down to see ...
Posted in thread: Soap Bar Thickness on 01-16-2017 at 03:53 AM
My bud cutter is 1 1/8"