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The Soapmaker's Companion


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The Soapmaker's Companion - The Essential Herbal

A Comprehensive Guide with Recipes, Techniques & Know-How
Susan Miller Cavitch

There's a lot more to soapmaking than people realize.  It would be easy to make chalky caustic bars, or oil heavy bars that go rancid quickly.  Our great-grandmothers had no choice, but we do.    In this book, learn:

  • Special Techniques
  • Making Transparent Soap
  • Oils and Colorants
  • Exotic Scents
  • Troubleshooting
  • FAQs
  • Resins, Minerals, and Clays
  • The Chemistry of Soap
  • Starting A Business
  • Insurance and Regulations

282 B/W pages

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