Top Ten soapmaking Articles

Here are the top ten articles for the Soapmaking Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Essential oil Flashpoints
List of the flashpoints of essential oils

2. Types of papers used for wrapping soap
A perusal of different kinds of paper used to wrap soap

3. Add Silk to Soaps
Information on adding silk products to soap and sources to buy silk protein and silk fiber for soaps.

4. Bay Rum Soap Recipe
Bayrum is a classic Caribbean scent used in this recipe with skin loving hemp oil and mango butter.

5. Water is important in soapmaking
Water plays an importat part in soapmaking. It is the medium through which the chemical process of soap making occurs. Understanding why, and the amount of water to use will enable you to speed or slow the drying of soap bars as well as prevent seizing during the tracing process.

6. The Easiest Soap Recipe
The easiest soap recipe for beginners is made from Crisco(trademark) oil. This recipe is perfect for the new soap maker as most of the ingredients are easily obtainable at the local grocery store or made using the materials you have at home.

7. How to make Hot Process in the Oven Soap
How to make hot process in the oven soap. Directions and recipe

8. Popular Techniques in Soap Making
A look into several popular techniques in soap making -- including some advantages and disadvantages of each one.

9. Preparing Your Kitchen for Soaping
How to prepare your kitchen for safe soap and/or cosmetic making

10. The Truth About Lye
Curious about lye in soapmaking? Learn more about lye and answer the age old question -- Does this soap contain lye?

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