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Posted in thread: Nepalese black tea soap on 04-02-2012 at 03:06 AM
I like it! You did a great job on keeping it layered. Did you use the brewed tea as your
liquid?I used the brewed tea as the liquid and it seemed to work just fine. I was a little
worried because the ...
Posted in thread: Nepalese black tea soap on 04-02-2012 at 03:00 AM
Nice! Did the tea give it that green color or did you use something else to color the top
portion?For the green color, I used a green mica mixed with a little bit of activated charcoal.
Posted in thread: Nepalese black tea soap on 04-01-2012 at 04:21 PM
I just wanted to share my latest batch because it went really well for me this time. The tea I
used was brought from Nepal which I brewed and then I added the ground leaves at a light
trace.Here is a ...
Posted in thread: Laser thermometers on 03-31-2012 at 06:53 AM
I have one as well and I feel it is much easier to use than a regular thermometer. As others
have said, it measures surface temp. Be sure to keep that in mind.
Posted in thread: Questions about facial bar recipe on 03-31-2012 at 04:37 AM
This bastile recipe will be fine for a facial bar. It will just take a longer cure time. I made
one very similar to this one and I didn't care for it until it had cured about 8 months. I
intended it t...
Posted in thread: Questions about facial bar recipe on 03-31-2012 at 12:53 AM
I just cut my third batch yesterday but, it looks like it had some problems. This was the first
time I tried superfatting at 7% the last two batches have been at 5% as well as not using as
much olive ...
Posted in thread: My first batch of soap on 03-29-2012 at 12:48 AM
Don't know what the brown spots are but if it is just cosmetic, you can slice off the outside
edges. Nevertheless, the swirl is spectacular and you should be feeling mighty proud of that
Posted in thread: Help with Coloring CP Soap on 03-27-2012 at 03:26 PM
Great information...thank you all. BTW what does WSP stand for..which vendor...thanks.I googled
it and came up with
Posted in thread: My first batch of soap on 03-27-2012 at 01:09 AM
That's a pretty awesome batch for your first go!!!!! Gees doing fragrance and colour and swirl
even, I dare say your a natural at this :D And like the others have said, I hope it doesn't
turn brown on...
Posted in thread: My first batch of soap on 03-27-2012 at 01:06 AM
Gorgeous colors :)As for the brown spot, maybe it was just the way the light was hitting the
soap at the time? I've had that happen.With the bubbles. If you're using a stick blender, make
sure it's fu...