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  1. Equestrian

    Do I need a preservative with this pre made base for sugar scrub

    I bought this premixed base for sugar scrubs, and was wondering if I need a preservative for it? I want to mix it up for my Mother's birthday. Supposed to just have to add scent and sugar. From the site: Our unscented Sugar / Salt Scrub Oil base offers unmatched quality and price. The Sugar /...
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    My Aloe Vers MP is sweating even in shrink wrap :(

    I made, in my opinion the cutest soaps with Aloe Very base. BUT they are sweating even in the shrink wrap? I didn't have this problem till two weeks ago, and now am just bummed. Any suggestions?
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    Making poultice?

    Thank you :) I will order some and experiment. Do you have any idea why the original product used what it did as a preservative instead of what you recommended? This is my first try at a poultice if you can't tell. And no it isn't for reselling , just for me but I like to do things right and new...
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    Making poultice?

    Do you mind me asking how you go about calculating the amount to put in of the liquid germall plus?
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    Making poultice?

    So I guess I should be a little more specific. I thought saying a mask would be less confusy. But what my treal goal is is to be able to use all the ingredients I have on hand (which are a ton!) To save !myself money on the poultice I use on my own ankle and on my horses legs. Here is a list of...
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    Making poultice?

    What would you suggest as a preservative then? And thanks for the help :)
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    Making poultice?

    That is what is what I thought. I saw a lot use borax as a preservative in things. Any idea at what ratio to try? Just experimenting
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    Making poultice?

    Making poultice? Edited for clarification So I have a bunch of clay and want to make some poultice and masks. Can't find much information on if they need a stabilizer or preservatives . Any help would be great. Edit added to bottom post too: So I guess I should be a little more specific. I...
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    Making your own aromatherapy neck wraps? from EOs?

    So as I am wearing my amazing neck and shoulder wrap I bought that is made with flax seed and herbs it got me wondering . Can you make these with Essential oils instead of dry herbs? I honestly could not find anything about using EOs instead of dried herbs. So I thought someone on here might...
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    Ginger and Mint Green Tea and Hemp soap

    Used it in the shower this AM, and while I could have used less tea, the amount I put in really exfoliated my skin and I feel so soft clean and smooth!
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    Ginger and Mint Green Tea and Hemp soap

    Decided to do something different, at least for me lol!, and did a hemp soap with mint and ginger green tea, with a layer of aloe vets and purple Brazilian clay
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    Embossed Stamp Soap

    So any plans to take pitty on us poor souls with a video :)
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    Problem embedding water soluable paper

    I love the idea of being able to put pictures in paper with water soluable paper, but I only managed to not have it come out cloudy once :( Any suggestions?
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    Embossed Stamp Soap

    OK, I am guessing I am not the only one who wants to see a video tutorial of how you did this! Wow!
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    Using organic cold pressed hemp oil....

    Making a body butter with hemp oil, but my only hemp oil I have is organic cold pressed food grade hemp oil and it says refrigerate after opening. Do all hemp oils have to be refrigerated after opening? Does the product need to be refrigerated after being made?