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What to do if you get Lye on your skin?

How to Neutralize Lye I’ve been making soap for many years and am very cautious when it comes to lye, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t experienced the affects of a lye splash on my skin.   It hurts! There are … Continue reading

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Castile Soap Recipe

  Castile soap, the name came from an olive oil based soap that originated in the Castile region of Spain. It was originally made with Olive oil and still is made this way in may parts of the work.  It … Continue reading

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How to Line a Soap Mold

How to line a Soap Mold – or what to line a soap mold with. Line a wooden soap mold by using either freezer paper or plastic garbage bags depending on what molds I’m making soap with. For my hinged wooden boxes … Continue reading

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