Soap making

Reply

  #1  
Old 12-29-15, 02:28 AM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: southeast pennsylvania
Posts: 278
Soap making

I am looking for a way to use my old Dove face soap pieces to make new bars of soap. I have done it a few times in the past from instructions that I have gotten on the internet but each time the bars won't get hard. Is there something that I should be adding for hardness? Thanks.

Rich
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 12-29-15, 07:00 AM
Group Moderator
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: WI/MN
Posts: 18,714
Pressing them together and letting them dry out is the process. Some use molds, some just put the old sliver on to the new bar.
 
  #3  
Old 12-29-15, 07:58 AM
ray2047's Avatar
Group Moderator
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: USA
Posts: 32,989
I vaguely remember my father doing it by melting the pieces in a pan then pouring in to a mold but I only saw him try that once and don't remember if it worked.
 
Reply

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes