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  1. Mestiza Girl

    Room Temp Cold Process - have you tried?

    Unlike many others, I have been only focusing on the room temperature method for making soap. I feel that it is faster in the sense I don't need to track temperatures and wait for oils to cool. I make my lye water and let it sit until the next day. Once it is fully cooled, I weigh out and mix my...
  2. G

    Soaping From Room Temperature

    Does anyone have experience with soaping from room temperature? Mainly meaning, using lye water that is at an ambient temperature and not warm/hot? If so, what was your process like? Can you melt the oils, mix the cool lye water, then soap from there or are there issues that would present...