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    Obsidian reacted to GGMA0317's post in the thread Thickening a oil? with Like Like.
    You can try Cera bellina.
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    Obsidian replied to the thread Thickening a oil?.
    I found oleocraft under a different name from tdk so I'm going to try it. I'm not positive its exactly the same thing but hopefully it...
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    Obsidian replied to the thread Thickening a oil?.
    Thanks, I'll look into that product. I found a different product at tkb and ordered a sample. Hopefully one or the other will work for...
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    Obsidian replied to the thread Thickening a oil?.
    Thanks @DeeAnna I'll take a look at those links. Yes, thats what I would like to try but I have no idea what kind or where to even...
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    This is a odd question. Is there anything I can add to a mineral oil based product to create a gel? I'm not wanting to add anything...
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    Obsidian replied to the thread Lighter colour soft oils?.
    I use HO sunflower or safflower in my soap and its very white. I've nit used almond or rice bran so I can't say how they compare
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    They look pretty good to me. There is a pattern, no giant voids and the colors look nice together.
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    Obsidian replied to the thread Questions about soy wax.
    I thought about tallow but it seems expensive and I hate rendering it myself. I was using great value shortening for awhile but our...
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    Obsidian reacted to SoapM0m's post in the thread Questions about soy wax with Like Like.
    I have been using soy wax 415 for over a year now, instead of palm oil, thanks to KiwiMoose. :) I buy mine from either Nature's Garden...
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    I like natures garden balsam FO. Its a nice pine without the fake christmas tree smell. I really like it mixed with peppermint FO
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    Obsidian replied to the thread Questions about soy wax.
    Thank, thats the info I needed. Have you ever used it at a higher amount?
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    Obsidian replied to the thread Questions about soy wax.
    I used armour for years with no problem until the local stores stopped carrying it. I then switched to snow cap and thats when all the...
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    I have to give up my beloved lard, for the past few years I've been consistently getting DOS so I'm going to try switching to soy...
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    You should test a bar for awhile before adding oil. The formula looks like it could be gentle enough not to dry out you scalp. If you...
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    Obsidian replied to the thread Coloring mp.
    No, never did use oxides. I did use charcoal though, it worked well. I mixed it with a little alcohol, really just enough to dampen it...
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