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  1. K

    White spots in melt and pour glycerine soap

    I have an issue with my melt and pour base. I have been using this recipe for a while and sometimes get this issue, please see the attached photo. I believe it might be undissolved sodium stearate/laurate or stearic/lauric acid. Has anyone experienced this issue before? Could it be that I am...
  2. Fiona Robertson

    What are these white spots?

    I've just cut this activated charcoal soap made with soy wax. I know its not going to win any beauty contests but can someone tell me what the white spots are top right and bottom middle/left? They are appearing in all the bars. The batter thickened up really quickly probably because I used a...