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    World's ugliest soaps

    My son calls it a hot dog soap.. perhaps that could be a thing?… 😂
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    World's ugliest soaps

    Because I didn’t want to waste a lot of ingredients but wanted to play around with clays for colour and maybe a pattern I stupidly tried to make individual soaps Lesson learned 🤪 😂
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    Who do I MSG to about spam?

    Rep also. Great admin, it was removed and the user name deleted within a couple of hours. I did note that while I had the same message as @Catscankim the username was different so unfortunately they’ll prolly pop back up
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    Has anyone tried making soap with breast milk?

    Thank you. I quickly read the link and will look at the video later.
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    Has anyone tried making soap with breast milk?

    A friend approached me today with this very question. She wanted to know if it was possible. I said I spose theoretically yes you can replace some of the water with breast milk but I would put the question forward and ask for advice and experiences from this awesome forum I’m a part of. She...
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    Soap for Eczema

    Thanks Zing!
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    Soap for Eczema

    Yes definitel, it’s an area of interest but I’ve not looked into them yet. Any advice would be terrific thanks. I tried commercial shampoo bars but they didn’t suit my hair at all, but I am planning to make a dish soap soon so if you have any ideas for that too I’d be interested to hear them 😊
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    Soap for Eczema

    I was motivated by having eczema - pretty mild- and not wanting to rely on heavy paraffin emollients and GP prescriptions. In the UK it’s not always what works best which is given but which is cheapest. gotta save the NHS money ( literally was told this by a pharmacist when asking for...
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    Soy Wax Users

    Sorry but I have a daft question. I’m looking at soy wax and it’s candle making which is coming back, is this the same stuff for soap making?
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    Soy Wax Users

    Gorgeous soap. This is 20% soy wax? I got the link here to do some reading up on soy/rice bran oil as an alternative to palm
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    Max % palm oil in CP?

    Thanks for the link, much appreciated 👍🏻
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    Max % palm oil in CP?

    No I’m not selling. I have veggie friends so I was simply wanting to be more inclusive I guess. Maybe gifting but I wasn’t interested in selling. Seems like selling takes the fun outta making 🤣 I know. I think with some it’s a bandwagon things with little actual research done. I’ll look into...
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    Max % palm oil in CP?

    I’m considering venturing into using palm oil for my veggie recipe as I’m not happy with my current soap. I make a lard soap at 60% lard which I love. Is it a like for like swap when switching to palm? TIA Deb
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    Calendula petal colour differences?

    thank you, but do yellow petals colour the soap yellow and orange petals colour the soap orange? I can of course test it out but was hoping someone more experienced many know
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