by Autumn Burgess a cold-process soap made with yummy coconut milk Items you will need Safety goggles Safety gloves Glass measuring bowls (heat safe) Thermometer Silicone/plastic spatulas Soap mold approved for cold process soap Freezer paper for mold (if wood mold) Digital scale Stick blender Whisk 8 oz palm oil 8 oz coconut oil […]
Cold Process Soap Tutorials
Remember those chemistry sets that were around when we were kids? You could mix this and that together and exciting things would happen. Or not so exciting if you were mom and had to clean up the resulting mess. Thankfully, soaping is a mess that really cleans itself. It's like being a kid again - the excitement that comes from seeing the lye react to the oils and create... soap! Beautiful, cleansing, bubbly soap. And like bath & body, the possibilities are limitless when it comes to soaping. Pick a tutorial below and let's get to work!
by Dreaming Tree Soapworks CP/OP is the common soaper abbreviation for Cold Process/then Oven Processing the batch. It’s actually a very simple procedure, but what’s more important is understanding the pros, cons, and precautions of this method. How CP/OP works is unlike regular Cold Processing (where the soap is left to fully saponify over a […]