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    Imidazolidinyl Urea in CP Soap Safety?

    It's an ingredient in a premixed clay face mask base. I'd rather not use the chemical, but I don't mind if it has no adverse reactions in a bar of soap. I'm mainly interested in using the clay. I think I'll just order some kaolin clay and keep the mask base as a mask. Thank you all
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    Imidazolidinyl Urea in CP Soap Safety?

    I saw that website when I went googling, but I had trouble making sense of it. It seems to only tell that the ingredient can cause contact dermatitis in some people, it's used as a preservative in cosmetics, and that it has safe usage limits due to it's status as a formaldehyde releaser. The...
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    Imidazolidinyl Urea in CP Soap Safety?

    I think I'll go ahead and make a small test batch to see how it behaves. Thanks!
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    Imidazolidinyl Urea in CP Soap Safety?

    I wanted to try putting the clay into my cold process where there would still be active lye. Maybe I should keep it in the MP only? And that's good to know about the Michael's MP. I've never used it before
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    Imidazolidinyl Urea in CP Soap Safety?

    I went to Michael's the other day for MP soap base, and they had these soap additives next to the bases. I bought the Rose Clay Mask Base, and it contains "Kaolin Clay, Citrus Limon (Lemon) Peel Powder, and Imidazolidinyl Urea". I looked up the last ingredient and couldn't find any information...
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    Hi there!

    My name is Alanna. I've got 4 batches of cold process soap under my belt, so I'm still super new! I'm glad to have been pointed to this site by Reddit as it's so full of information! Nice to meet you all!