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  1. shunt2011 replied to the thread Fragrance Oil Supplier - Try Before you Buy?.

    I too use NG for quite a few of my scents. The reviews seem to be some of the best but as stated, a lot of fragrances have been...

    Jun 25, 2019 at 11:48 AM
  2. shunt2011 liked Mobjack Bay's post in the thread Pink Himalayan salt save.

    Just what I needed to know, so thank you again. I love this recipe and look forward to seeing how the pink salt looks in a gelled soap. :)

    Jun 25, 2019 at 11:41 AM
  3. shunt2011 replied to the thread Superfatting level? What's your favorite number?.

    I generally SF at 3-4% with the exception of my CO salt soap and I use 18% on those.

    Jun 24, 2019 at 1:19 PM
  4. shunt2011 liked Relle's post in the thread Plastic shrink wraps.

    Jun 24, 2019 at 12:42 PM
  5. shunt2011 liked cmzaha's post in the thread Plastic shrink wraps.

    I use shrink wrap making no apologizes. When I first started I used boxes and found them very inconvienent and became very shop worn...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 12:40 PM
  6. shunt2011 liked amd's post in the thread Salt Bar Recipe.

    I do Shunt's recipe as well (although I skip the castor and bump up the Avo to 20%, and only use 30% salt). I believe Shunt also uses...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 12:36 PM
  7. shunt2011 liked Mobjack Bay's post in the thread Salt Bar Recipe.

    I was just about to start a thread with some questions on salt bars and then I found this one. Thanks everyone for the great...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 12:35 PM
  8. shunt2011 liked Mobjack Bay's post in the thread Pink Himalayan salt save.

    My newbie self bought some medium grind Pink Himalayan Salt before I read all the warnings about how sharp/scratchy it is in soap. I...

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  9. shunt2011 replied to the thread Pink Himalayan salt save.

    I generally place them in a warmed oven covered with some plastic wrap if using individual molds. I've never been able to get gel in...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 12:34 PM
  10. shunt2011 liked Mobjack Bay's post in the thread Pink Himalayan salt save.

    My first salt bars, made with the salt shown above. They look a little more peachy pink to my eye than they do in the photo. I don’t...

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  11. shunt2011 liked DeeAnna's post in the thread My first lye burn.

    "...Speaking of safety, can I ask a question? I have been using a face shield that goes from my forehead down to my chin. It allows me...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 12:22 PM
  12. shunt2011 replied to the thread Aw Nuts...I got ricing!.

    I’ve never had ricing from lemongrass or thyme. I don’t use a lot of EO but those I’ve used haven’t given me any issues. Peppermint,...

    Jun 23, 2019 at 11:31 PM
  13. shunt2011 replied to the thread My first lye burn.

    Never put vinegar on a lye spill/burn on the skin. It will do more damage. Just rinse well then I wash with soap.

    Jun 23, 2019 at 11:25 PM
  14. shunt2011 replied to the thread Newbie bath bomb help.

    I use no water in my bath bombs. I add Cocoa Butter and if it needs a bit more I'll add either a little oil or spritz with alcohol....

    Jun 20, 2019 at 7:00 PM
  15. shunt2011 liked cmzaha's post in the thread What would be a good vegan substitute for beef tallow?.

    Another view of using palm, which I make no excuses for using. https://tinyurl.com/y6grfx9x

    Jun 20, 2019 at 4:30 PM