Soap making


Old 12-29-15, 02:28 AM
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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.

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Old 12-29-15, 07:00 AM
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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.
Old 12-29-15, 07:58 AM
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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.

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