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  1. E

    Would a preservative work in a completely water based formula?

    I’m talking about this recipe for oat hair gel. I’ve used it before and it’s wonderful, but before when I made it I knew nothing about preservatives and how refrigeration isn’t enough. Oatmeal Hair Gel Recipe For Curly Hair It’s completely “bug food,” meaning no oil, no regular water, all oat...
  2. D

    So many things wrong...

    Okay. This was my first time making body wash because I wanted to wash some cash. Below is the recipe I used: 1 bar 'Signature for Men Irish Spring' 8 cups filtered water 1/2 table spoon vitamin E oil 1 table spoon glycerin The process: Brought water to a rolling boil, put the soap shavings...
  3. Michael Faulds

    Clean Rinse?

    I have made a few batches of CP soap. They seem to be going well but when I use them they seem to leave a little but of film on the skin. Is this normal? Or is there a way to have them rinse away clean?