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rszuba

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i have only made cold process soap. i would like to try liquid, crockpot method.
does it matter which oils i choose for my soap. i have lots of canola i need to use up.
thanks ahead of time.
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It matters if you have specific qualities you want in your soap. I like quite a lot of bubbles so I have to use more coconut oil. Canola is prone to going rancid in soap, don't use more then 15-20%
 

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Coconut oil and olive oil are my favorites. I don't use canola oil, sorry.
 

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I too use Coconut and Olive. Haven't tried Canola as I don't use it either.
 

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thanks you guys. appreciate you taking the time : )
 

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