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  1. dixiedragon replied to the thread Need ideas on disposal.

    Maybe see if a UPS store will take it? I give them my foam peanuts and other packaging to reuse.

    Apr 25, 2019 at 8:35 PM
  2. dixiedragon replied to the thread Names for Sweet Pink Sugar.....

    "An Aqualina Pink Sugar type with fresh top notes of sweet Italian lemon, a heart note of fruity strawberry, and a base of cotton candy...

    Apr 25, 2019 at 6:37 PM
  3. dixiedragon liked Rsapienza's post in the thread Names for Sweet Pink Sugar.....

    Mamma-Dollin (I once knew someone who called his grandmother that) "Gimme some suga", but that won't work if nothing about it makes you...

    Apr 25, 2019 at 6:36 PM
  4. dixiedragon replied to the thread What do I need to prepare for making soap at home.

    I suggest this: https://www.brambleberry.com/in-the-studio/videos/natural-soap-kit-for-beginners---relaxing-lavender/CB703124.html...

    Apr 25, 2019 at 2:09 PM
  5. dixiedragon replied to the thread Bought some Almond butter.

    For eating purposes, you can scrape out the jar into a food processor or a mixing bowl, and use the food process or a mixer to...

    Apr 24, 2019 at 6:00 PM
  6. dixiedragon replied to the thread mixing micas with FOs.

    You need one of these guys:...

    Apr 24, 2019 at 3:40 PM
  7. dixiedragon replied to the thread yet another label prototype.

    I agree! I find it funny.

    Apr 23, 2019 at 9:18 PM
  8. dixiedragon replied to the thread yet another label prototype.

    I like it. The only part I might change is deleting the part where it says "artisan bath @ body". I really like the rest of the layout....

    Apr 23, 2019 at 2:40 PM
  9. dixiedragon replied to the thread Shave Soap Puck vs Cup.

    I haven't made shave soap, but hot process isn't difficult or scary. Soaping 101 has a good video to watch, just so you can see what it...

    Apr 23, 2019 at 2:28 PM
  10. dixiedragon replied to the thread Which EO go well with what FO?.

    Blending is also good because at some point you'll end up with an FO you don't care for, and it's worth considering if it will be a good...

    Apr 22, 2019 at 8:53 PM
  11. dixiedragon replied to the thread Stir vs SB (stick blender) HP.

    Stirring will be fine. In CP the stick blender is doing a lot of the work but in HP the heat is doing it. I suggest watching Soaping...

    Apr 22, 2019 at 7:42 PM
  12. dixiedragon liked KiwiMoose's post in the thread Boo!.

    First attempt at a Ghost Swirl. It sure is ghostly - I can hardly see it! Needed to try it though, and I could probably do it better...

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  13. dixiedragon replied to the thread Scent / Color Pairings.

    Sometimes, rather than try to match color to scent, I try to "match" color and scent to audience. Like, if I have a masculine floral,...

    Apr 22, 2019 at 6:09 PM
  14. dixiedragon replied to the thread Which EO go well with what FO?.

    EOs prices have gone up so much, so I too don't blend EOs and FOs.

    Apr 22, 2019 at 4:25 PM
  15. dixiedragon replied to the thread Which EO go well with what FO?.

    For me, I don't do a ton of blending. But when I do, I'm pairing a heavy, dark FO with something lighter. For example, Bay Rum with...

    Apr 22, 2019 at 2:59 PM