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  1. cmzaha liked DeeAnna's post in the thread Hot Process Better idea with Essentials?.

    I'm working on an article that provides concrete examples of flash point temperatures and vapor pressures for various chemicals. I want...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 2:40 AM
  2. cmzaha liked Obsidian's post in the thread Hot Process Better idea with Essentials?.

    With essential oils, it not so much the lye that affects the longevity. Many EO's are volatile, meaning they easily evaporate away....

    Feb 19, 2019 at 2:39 AM
  3. cmzaha replied to the thread Zany's no slime castile.

    I cannot see read your Soap Calc sheet, but I am just wondering if you are trying to fill a 16 oz mold? If so 16 oz of oils will be to...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 2:37 AM
  4. cmzaha liked IrishLass's post in the thread lye solution master batch?.

    You're going to love masterbatching! If you're anything like me, you will never look back with a wistful eye to the days of mixing your...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 4:22 PM
  5. cmzaha liked redhead1226's post in the thread Who says Aging isn't good?.

    If your talking about growing older, well I'll debate you on that. But this time I'm talking about soap! I have been a soapmaker for...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 8:54 AM
  6. cmzaha liked earlene's post in the thread discoloration.

    I have done soaps with discoloring FO's that altered the colors so much that I didn't know what to expect. Sometimes it's a...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 8:45 AM
  7. cmzaha liked CaraBou's post in the thread Iditarod soaps.

    I made these for the kids in the village of Grayling, where I will be volunteering during the Iditarod sled dog race. Kind of fun doing...

    Paw Medley.JPG Feb 17, 2019 at 7:07 PM
  8. cmzaha replied to the thread Iditarod soaps.

    Those are adorable.

    Feb 17, 2019 at 7:07 PM
  9. cmzaha liked shunt2011's post in the thread What did YOU do today?.

    Since I haven't soaped in so long I got my lye ready for my soaping marathon this weekend. Baby steps. Have my list of fragrances I...

    Feb 17, 2019 at 5:55 PM
  10. cmzaha attached a file to the thread Hello from Wisconsin.

    [ATTACH] Plumpvalley

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  11. cmzaha replied to the thread Expired Olive Pomace Oil.

    I would use it if it does not smell or taste rancid. A couple of yrs ago I was given a few gallons of different oils, some being at...

    Feb 17, 2019 at 4:32 PM
  12. cmzaha replied to the thread Who is your favorite lavender eo supplier?.

    I have very good luck with Camden Grey's 40/42

    Feb 17, 2019 at 4:28 PM
  13. cmzaha liked reinbeau's post in the thread Finally in my soap lab.

    My son, bless his heart, told me he'd build me a soap room in a room in my cellar. There was a bar down there when I bought the house...

    Feb 17, 2019 at 2:45 AM
  14. cmzaha replied to the thread Adding sodium lactate and sugar..

    I do not add anything to my lye solution. I dissolve my Tetrasodium EDTA and Sorbitol in my additional required liquid or vinegar if I...

    Feb 17, 2019 at 1:51 AM
  15. cmzaha replied to the thread When to add preservative.

    At the completion of dilution because you have cannot know for sure how much extra water will be added during dilution. Base it on the...

    Feb 16, 2019 at 3:27 PM