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Old 05-18-2017, 11:18 AM   #11
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I gel all my soaps. I use silicone lined wood molds. I use almost full water and place a wood lid on my molds and ten just lay a couple towels over the top. I've done the oven method but prefer to just let it do its thing. I do soap fairly cool most times as well.

As stated though it takes some trials to see what works best

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I would like to add to try the "least resistance" path first. Try to put the soap in a cold oven first. If that doesn't work, heat the mold then turn oven off, etc. And have patience. After a few CPOP attempts I still haven't learned to use a cold oven and let the soap do the work. 3/4 of my attempts ended with the start of alien brains because I was in a rush to preheat and keep the oven warm before even starting to soap.

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