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    White Fading Spots

    Hi soapmakers, I need help. I make cold processed soap with orange essential oil, buriti oil and seabukthorn oil. After two/ three weeks of curing my soap is starting to develop white fading spots that spread and end up fading the whole bar of soap. I use kaolin clay in my soap but that doesn't...
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    Is my soap safe to use?

    Hi there! This is my first time making soap. These are photos 24hours after molding. The visual appearance isn’t consistent some faint lighter colors, the soap is my smooth and feels consistent. No coloring added. Not sure if it’s safe to use (I hope so, $80 ingredients😱). Looked into a lot of...
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    Black spot on my soap

    I made soap with pear fantasy fragrance oil. I used refined olive oil, coconut oil and castor oil. I used filtered water with a salt water softener. The trace what Lightning. The soap looked fine BUT after 3 months some black spot appeared (see the photo). I have no idea how this happen. I would...
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    First batch of CP soap!

    I've been lurking around here and trying to read as many posts as I can. This is a fabulous place! I made my first batch of CP soap and I LOVED it! Its been sitting out to cure for about two weeks now, but I wonder if I've done something wrong - can anyone take a gander and see? The soap is...