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    How to dilute LS similar to Dr. BRonners

    I've made Olive oil LS and also Coconut oil LS. Diluting the paste is driving me nuts. I'm assuming diluting 1:1 will bring MY LS to base line that is roughly the starting point of Dr Bronners Castile soaps. I would like to try some recipes that calls for his LS but use mine instead. Any...
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    How do Dr Bronner's & Vermont Soap preserve their liquid castile soaps?

    Hi, I've been reading up quite a bit about the difference between antioxidants and preservatives, and why a good broad-spectrum preservative is necessary to prevent microbial activity in liquid castile soap. However, I see brands such as Dr. Bronner's and Vermon Soap (they have a 3 year shelf...
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    Newbie alert!! Dr bronners diy for shampoo??? Help I'm so confused

    Hi, I'm new to soap making and I'm really confused whats the best way to make liquid soap for shampoo? I'm told the bars don't work as good! In just changing from store bought shampoo as I'm having alot of hair loss! Of seem the Dr bronners and wanted to make my own? Does anyone have a basic...
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    Dr. Bronner's Olive Fatty Acid? Do I Need This?

    I was reading a Listing on Ebay for Dr. Bronner's Soap. I was reading the ingredients along with the listing itself that Dr. Bronner's uses something called Olive Fatty Acid, says that they Superfat their soap with this. They go on to say that this Olive Fatty Acid ensures that there is no free...