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    Soap sweat?

    Actually I think it's ok now, it seems to have stopped
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    Soap sweat?

    2:30 pm
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    Soap sweat?

    It's not humid at all but it did gel. In fact it got really hot and cracked a little on top.
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    Soap sweat?

    I'm not sure if this is what this is, because I've never had it happen before. My cut CP soap bars still feel wet. Like I can actually see and feel the dewyness on my hand. What would cause that?
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    Grainy soap?

    Ok thanks all, I'm thinking I'll soap at a higher temp next time and see if that works.
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    Grainy soap?

    No it's natural Shea butter from Wholesalesuppliesplus.
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    Grainy soap?

    This is my recipe Palm 35% Olive 30% Coconut 20% Shea butter 5% Castor 5% Avocado 5% I soaped around 90 degrees
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    Grainy soap?

    There was no ricing either time.
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    Grainy soap?

    The last two loafs of soap I've made have a grainy texture when I wash my hands with them. It's as if I added exfoliants to it, but I know I didn't. What could cause this?
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    Best Vanilla

    I want to know everyone's favorite vanilla fragrance oil. I have tried Deluxe Vanilla from wholesalesupplies. I thought it smelled pretty good out of the bottle, but I don't care for the smell in my soap. Any good ones tried and true?
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    Recipe question?

    I have a silicone loaf mold that holds 40-44 oz. I wanted a little extra left over.
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    Recipe question?

    If I wanted to make the recipe into 50 oz, how would I calculate that?
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    Recipe question?

    Thank you...I appreciate any advice. :)
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    Recipe question?

    I found this on Soapqueen blog It has 7 oz distilled water & 3.5 oz lye
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    Recipe question?

    The recipe I want to use is... 7.5 oz Coconut oil 76 degree 7.5 oz Palm oil 6.25 oz Olive oil pomace 2.5 oz Castor oil 1.25 oz Shea butter The question is...does it have to be olive oil pomace? And can the coconut oil be regular coconut oil from the grocery store? I'm new at this so I...
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