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    Sensitive skin and eo's and fragrances

    Such great responses... I appreciate everyone's help so much. I actually notice with both EO's and Fragrance oils sensitive skin. >Not so much in soap. My Son is asthmatic so i am always doing unscented as he deals with the eczema so I was really hoping for something that we just don't have to...
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    Sensitive skin and eo's and fragrances

    Hello, I always seem to have to make everything unscented for my home since we are sensitive. Has anyone found an alternative to give some kind of scent to the product. In creams or lotions= I am sick of the raw shea butter and coconut scent.. I have used Lavender eo's and Chamomile but thought...
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    BB and CC cream

    I didn't realize how much of those are silicones and such.. I wish there was a more easier way. I will have to do some research and see what i find to see what i can figure out.. Thanks all for the input...
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    BB and CC cream

    Yes -those ingredients are something i would never use.. I wonder how people do a nice light foundation base. I know i have some books maybe i will take a look. I just like the lighter airier feel --not the heavingess.. I know some of the bb creams is for evening out skin tone brightening but...
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    BB and CC cream

    Hello, Actually bb cream is a lighter version of foundation with some coverage brighteners for people that do not want to wear foundation. It should brighten and even out skin tone and hide some imperfections.. Just a lighter version of foundation.. I hear there is CC and DD also but will look...
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    BB and CC cream

    I have such trouble with this one.. I want to create my own BB cream and do what i need since i can never find a good one but i want to make it from scratch. Can anyone direct me? I didn't want to use my usual lotion i make as it is thick.. I was thinking i needed a lighter skin lotion.. All the...
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    Does anyone make the Bubble Bars?

    Thanks so much!! I will try this one out and let you know.. I appreciate the post..
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    Does anyone make the Bubble Bars?

    Bubble Bars I use this recipe 1 Cup Baking Soda 1 Tablespoon Moisturizing Oil (I use Olive Oil) 1/3 Cup Corn Starch 1/3 Cup Cream of Tartar 1 Cup SLSA (Sodium lauryl sulfoacetate) 1/3 Cup - 1/2 cup Glycerin a few drops Fragrance or Essential Oil 1/3 cup of tapioca starch
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    Does anyone make the Bubble Bars?

    I have been making bubble bars over and over and trying to come up with the right recipe.. It seems they look great and then they crumble and crack. I don't know what can help them from crumbling and cracking. It is more for the presentation part of it. The product is good. I use the SLSA...
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    Looking for a good cheap soap recipe

    hmm never tried canola. i guess i just stick to the basics.. olive, coconut, and palm.. i wouldn't mind trying though if i knew which were good. thanks.
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    Looking for a good cheap soap recipe

    Hello, Thanks everyone. I do buy from Soapers Choice. I think it was just me because I did a few too many... I guess it was the cheapest way but i think i would like to try rice bran oil...Thanks again.
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    Looking for a good cheap soap recipe

    thanks.. was just checking if there was a cheaper way of doing it.. Guess it's the best way. It seems to give the best bar.
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    Looking for a good cheap soap recipe

    Okay so I am making soaps for my friend's baby shower but when I keep buying all these same oils everytime it seems so expensive. I have to make 60 and using 4 pound loaves. I have been buying Olive Oil, Palm Oil, and Coconut Oil for the mail oils. Is there any other combination to buy for a...
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    CPOP soap makers

    Thanks so much for the replies and tips. I am going to give it a try and hopefully it works out. I usually do hot process so I am a little nervous... But love making soap so I am hoping it will give me some new ideas.. I just have no patience for waiting. lol. thanks again.
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    CPOP soap makers

    What kind of mold do you use for CPOP? I have silicone and wood. Do I line those? Trying out a new adventure in soaping.. Thanks.
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    HP-Piping frosting

    thank you and so glad i asked. thanks for the great info..i guess i will give it a try. whatever i choose i will try to post some pics. a little nervous.. thanks everyone. you are all so helpful!
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    HP-Piping frosting

    I was thinking that too or would be too thick and too hot. Maybe I will try the whipping method instead. I think by time I get the hp out of the piping bag it would be dry... Thanks for your response.
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    HP-Piping frosting

    Did anyone hot process frosting to decorate soap or anyway to do this?
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    Soap decorative cakes/cupcakes

    Hello, You are so right -I think anything goes... I guess i will give it a try...
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    Soap decorative cakes/cupcakes

    Hello, Has anyone did decorative soap cupcakes or cakes the hot process way? I didn't know if this was possible due to the thickness. Just was curious or is this only cp or melt and pour? Thanks.
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