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  1. bridgetmoon

    My First Lavender Cold Process Soap Batch! (cut pics added)

    look mate, you don't have to be so rude about it......
  2. bridgetmoon

    My First Lavender Cold Process Soap Batch! (cut pics added)

    No, i don't know how to calculate the percentages, i have tried using the calculators but i can't work how much i need of one As said this is my first batch, normally i work with melt n pour. Oh trust me, it's already in the bin, when washing the tub it was in i got a burn or 2, nothing major...
  3. bridgetmoon

    My First Lavender Cold Process Soap Batch! (cut pics added)

    lol, do you think if i used to much caustic soda? I ain't too good with percents i put for lye about 250 Grams, and water about the same i think. Oils of at least 150 Grams in total. mmm lavender laundry soap, how do i make that lol?
  4. bridgetmoon

    My First Lavender Cold Process Soap Batch! (cut pics added)

    No, unrefined, i pushed lavender through a strainer i think with just plain almond oil unscented to create the unrefined lavender oil. I think it could be possibly the lye, i touched some of it and it burnt, maybe not mixed or maybe too much :(
  5. bridgetmoon

    My First Lavender Cold Process Soap Batch! (cut pics added)

    Right, so it's been 3 days now and i'm really puzzled by the pictures in what went wrong. can any one shed some light in what I've done wrong? :( When i first took a look it, i saw this "brown honey coloured oily stuff" coming from it, smelt a little off to, so when i cut it, it came apart...
  6. bridgetmoon

    My First Lavender Cold Process Soap Batch! (cut pics added)

    lol very funny but accurate! Is there anyway to get them back to purple, I've seen a good couple of cold process soaps with the buds and they have barely turned brown at all. mmmmmmmmm Level of ph you say, i wonder what could of caused that :( But i did take a look earlier, and looked like...
  7. bridgetmoon

    Newbie needs help at etsy :)

    Hi. No, that's great, i seem to be the worst at grammar i think :( but i'll get my sister to take a look, shes a lot better at that. Hopefully the ingredients will be updated this week as t the moment i'm just cataloging every thing so i know what i'm dealing with and the possibilities of...
  8. bridgetmoon

    Newbie needs help at etsy :)

    Hi All. Wasn't sure which section to post this in, i'm not promoting either. So i have been open now since Feb and since then 3 sales :( can any one tell me honestly if my shop sucks or any thing bad with this that could effect business...
  9. bridgetmoon

    My First Lavender Cold Process Soap Batch! (cut pics added)

    Hopefully, but god only knows how long it's going to take to cure :) I also have brown lavender seeds already in the mix, i done the oils and fragrance about a week ago and wondered what to do with it, the plan was bath melts but failed with that so i turned it into a cold process soap ^_^ When...
  10. bridgetmoon

    My First Lavender Cold Process Soap Batch! (cut pics added)

    Hey Everyone. As promised, my first cold process soap batch mixed with Coconut Oil, Unrefined Lavender Oil, Palm Oil, and a a lil bit of shea butter :) Comments welcome :)
  11. bridgetmoon

    Bath Melt Problem!! lol

    Hi Everyone. Been ages since i been on here but i been working on bath melts lately and the problem is, they're made from: Shea Butter Coconut Oil Palm Oil Lavender Oil + Lavender Seeds and liquid dye. So I popped them in the fridge as per usual. Took them out, thought i'd leave them...
  12. bridgetmoon

    Just Soap . co. uk

    Just googled it and i think we do, try ebay.co.uk maybe you can get some to be shipped international to you :)
  13. bridgetmoon

    Just Soap . co. uk

    Shea butter, palm oil, liquid soap, sls free soap bases x 2 mmmm potpourri , golden jojoba oil, blue dye think that's about it but every thing arrived perfect :)
  14. bridgetmoon

    Love Spell *Cut pics*

    mmmm where are you selling it, I want to buy some!! I hope you ship internationally, I live in the uk :) God it actually makes me hungry, it just looks perfect!!
  15. bridgetmoon

    Packaging soaps to sell

    you say you use shrink wrap right, I think if i'm right after a while it does tend to "sweat", try the organza bags or even tissue paper, or waxed paper and hand made paper :)
  16. bridgetmoon

    Just Soap . co. uk

    So yesterday, I knew what i wanted but websites galore to pick from. So I came across Justsoap.co.uk. Placed my order yesterday about 7:30am and got it this afternoon using DPD. Very happy with the products. I must admit, I work at fed-ex and shipping products raw like soap. I was worried...
  17. bridgetmoon

    Photo Photo Camera!? Which best camera?

    Thanks, that's good information, i'll give it ago when I save up, I managed to find the old camera but suprising enough the mega pixel on this camera is much better than the iPhone lol >now that's bad!<
  18. bridgetmoon

    Swirly Soaps

    Thanks for that, it's a really good video, i'll give it ago and let you know how I do! :)
  19. bridgetmoon

    Vanilla & Rose Petal Soaps

    Thanks, mmmm you gotta try it, it smells lovely!! Check out the finished result! https://www.etsy.com/listing/124474741/vanilla-rose-petal-windsorian-spa
  20. bridgetmoon

    Vanilla & Rose Petal Soaps

    Now, This, i thought i'd give it a go. And sure enough think I now understand why the soaps are hard to get out of the container as seen below. But mmm this will smell nice!
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