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froggybean37

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Hi everyone!

I've been having a hard time getting the teeny little lumps out of bath whip base, both from BB and NDA. I usually add about 8 oz. to my mixing bowl and add 1-2 oz. of sweet almond oil to that and whip it up, gradually adding bentonite clay, and a couple droppers full of an oil-based extract and aloe vera gel. The end result is always gritty and frustrating!

Any ideas? Help is greatly appreciated!
 

dagmar88

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The bentonite could be the problem.
You could try mixing it with a little water before adding it to the mixture...
 

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When I go through to find the little lumps, they're actually little lumps of the whip base! I initially thought it was the bentonite, too! Does anyone else have issue with lumpy whip? How do you get them out?
 

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I've had this issue with the bath whip too (from NDA) I'm wondering if it needs to be melted down and then whipped? I haven't tried it, but I wonder what that would do to the consistency? You could always try pushing it through a mesh strainer too, that way you'd either smooth the lumps through, or get them out.
 

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I second that, contact the supplier.
 

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Will do... thanks very much for your help, guys! I'll keep you posted
 

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