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    Blending EO’s - what flashpoint to use

    Hot Throw was also Epic, Kind of surprised at how good it was really Used 7% in the mix and everything is going the way it should ( good Melt pool and hot throw etc ) Thanks again for the help !
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    Blending EO’s - what flashpoint to use

    COLD THROW IS EPIC!! mixed the essential oil at 170/175 ish will let you know in 2 weeks or so how the hot throw is,
  3. New to Soap Making

    Blending EO’s - what flashpoint to use

    Thank you so much I've been under the wrong impression this whole time when mixing my Eo's to my melted wax, Mainly because of this quote from a site "To develop the strongest scent in a candle, it is best to match the flash point of essential oil with the wax melt temperature or wax pour...
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    Blending EO’s - what flashpoint to use

    Hi all I when using different essential oils in a candle recipe, what do you recommend when it comes to the flashpoint? Example If I wanted to mix Bergamot (125 degrees f) flashpoint and Cedarwood ( 200 degrees f) flashpoint, so you simply lost go with the lowest flashpoint or by blending the...
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    DOS...already?!

    Amazing result with the swirl
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    The word association game

    Development
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    Deionised or Distilled? Ordering my supplies for my 1st attempt

    Thank you to all for the replies and the advice, I will admit I am probably tumbling down the rabbit hole of thinking I’m going to be a soap maker genius but I plan on making whipped body butter also as it is a simple process as far as I can see the jojoba and vitamin E oil are present is a few...
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    Deionised or Distilled? Ordering my supplies for my 1st attempt

    Thanks Deeanna!!! The Deionised water will be purchased from a local water treatment company so it is the best quality i can get. So far today I have ordered.... 2 Molds ( Long wooden + Silicon molds ) Lye Jojoba Oil Olive Oil Pomace Vitamin E Oil Neem Oil Argan Oil Cocoa Butter - Organic Raw...
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    Deionised or Distilled? Ordering my supplies for my 1st attempt

    Hey All Was hoping somebody will give me some good news :) I have ordered some molds ( Ali Express is great ) and I am just about to place my order for my Butters/oils/lye and water. In Ireland, the price for Distilled water seems a tad expensive and there are only a few placed in the country...
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    Online certified soap making cources

    There’s a soap making course available on several of the “online training websites” you can PM me and I can tell you what site as I’m unsure if I can post it here, I wouldn’t recommend spending too much though as you will find the videos on YouTube and the experience of the forum members here to...
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    The word association game

    Gin
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    The word association game

    Marmalade
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    Hello from Ardmore, Ireland

    Hi Everyone! A few months ago i had a sudden urge to take up soap making, Unfortunately due to having a newborn and other issues, I have yet to start making anything. I have a fair idea on where i want to go in my soap making journey and i look forward to reading through the forum and...
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