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One Oil Liquid Lotion There are two phases to a good lotion recipe: the heated phase and the cool down phase. The heated phase contains two parts as well: the water phase and the oil phase. As a chemist I keep the heated phase for at least 20-30 minutes. I find that it keeps […]
Soap Production_1Soap production occurs between a fat molecule and lye or Sodium Hydroxide/Potassium Hydroxide (NaOH/KOH). This little tutorial looks at a triglyceride molecule and 3 NaOH molecules. What other fats are there and what would their reactions look like? So the reaction would be written like this This is the chemical reaction involving 1 triglyceride […]
In a lot of the forums I am in online and some of the facebook groups, many of the same questions get asked over and over of professional soapers, moms, and DIY selfers. However, the most common question I come across is: How can I reduce the amount of soap my family uses? Today’s […]