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    Acids in cp soap

    Hiii all! I’ve been researching into the acids made up in soap, oleic, palmitic etc. I’m hoping someone can confirm whether or not I’m correct in thinking a soap with a higher linoleic acid and lower oleic value is better suited to the face? And Oleic better for the body? Or am I talking...
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    Coconut acid, tallow acid in commercial soap?

    I'm not sure if I should post this question here. If not, please notify me. I looked up some common soaps' ingredients, trying to analyze it for a friend and was a bit confused by the oil acids I see. Take ivory soap for example. I can see that the soap is basically made of coconut, palm...
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    Soap to Rid Chlorine Smell from Swimmer

    A friend asked if I could figure out a way to make a bar of cold process soap that would remove the smell of chlorine. After swimming, he uses a shower gel made for this purpose, but wanted to know if it could be done in a bar. So, after looking around, it seems that citric acid or vinegar...