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  1. Sweet Potato Soapl

    I made Onion Aloe Vera Soap

    And I'm GLAD I did. I make most of my soap from tallow rendered during cooking for the "To Live Crew", and foods I eat. Any way I over processed my hair and it broke clean off at the scalp😳 I learned onion juice due to its high sulfur content would help my hair grow back stronger and faster, and...
  2. B

    2 year old soap, its gradual water loss during cure & beyond

    I originally replied in this thread here, because someone asked about curing soaps/waterloss. Since I already have a bar of soap I have kept track of over the last 2 years and 4 months I thought it could be nice to make a separate thread. This is just for a bit of fun. I am not a scientist nor...
  3. SoapWelding 2019June16

    SoapWelding 2019June16

    Soap Welding experiment based on Grace's technique as described in her eBook and this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5VwCpAhdWI Cut into 3 pieces & welded back together via water at joins, tightly wrapped in plastic wrap & into 200° oven for 10-20 minutes, then cooled.
  4. A

    pH and experimenting

    So, I was pH testing my liquid soap with pH strips. I have never usedPhenolphthalein and was thinking about ordering some. I know you can find it in some pool stores but in rural IL there aren't a whole lot around so, I started looking online for pricing. Some how I ended up reading about...