Does the smell of the BASE OILS fade eventually?

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Kitty_Boots

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I think my combination of base oils might stink a bit.. and I was wondering if those smells fade away during curing?
 

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What base oils did you use?
 

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I think it's the Babassu and Castor Oil

I used Olive, Castor, Coconut, Babassu, Sal butter and Shea butter
 

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In my experience, a castile bar (100% olive) will have an olive oil scent. It's not bad (to my nose, anyway), and it does fade some, but it is there for a long time. Neem does not fade.
 

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Castor oil is scentless to me. Not sure about Babassu.
 

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I have used babassu and didn't notice a scent.
 

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Maybe it's just my nose then.. It's tarnished from the stink of that beer soap.
 

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I am clearly the only one that doesn't mind the smell of making beer soap, I see. I never used sal butter but shea butter does fade. Babassu doesn't have as much of a scent, which is good. I really did think you were talking about a fragrance blend though and was wondering what you blended together.
 
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