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Making Transparent Soap: The Art of Crafting, Molding, Scenting, and Coloring

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Now you can make stunning transparent soap in your own kitchen!

Contrary to popular belief, making beautiful see-through soap doesn't require loads of special equipment, supplies, or overly complex preparation methods. All you need are some kitchen basics, such as pots, stirrers, and a thermometer; some inexpensive supplies from your local supermarket or craft store; and basic know-how — and you're on your way to creating your own personalized soaps.

Following Catherine Failor's easy, step-by-step directions, you can create transparent soap masterpieces that are milder, richer, and creamier than any commercial brand on the market!

Synopsis:

Contrary to popular belief, making beautiful see-through soap does not require special equipment, expensive supplies, or complex preparation. With some common ingredients and Catherine Failor's precise instructions, readers can craft many stunning transparent soaps in their own kitchens! Gorgeous photographs and clear text offer readers a thorough exploration of this soapmaking technique. Failor includes a full range of recipes and tips for creating unique and beautiful transparent soap masterpieces.

Synopsis:

Using common ingredients and equipment, you can craft stunning transparent soaps! Step-by-step photographs and clear instructions show you exactly how to make spectacular transparent bars. Includes recipes and tips for creating unique and beautiful soap masterpieces.

Synopsis:

With common ingredients and equipment, readers can craft stunning transparent soaps. Step-by-step photographs offer a full exploration of this special technique, ingredients, and the basics for making transparent bars. Includes recipes and tips for creating unique and beautiful soap masterpieces.

About the Author

Catherine Failor has been making soap for more than 20 years. Her experience in graphic design and interest in science has enabled Catherine to test hot-process soapmaking, a technique not usually accessible to the home soapmaker. She has developed new ways to make colorful, scented soaps in the home kitchen, and shares them in her Storey books, Making Transparent Soap and Making Natural Liquid Soaps. CatherineIs entrepreneurial ventures include Copra Soap, a specialty soap manufacturing company, and her current venture, Milky Way Molds, producing Ithe finest selection of craft molds in the Milky Way Galaxy.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Chapter 1: All About Soap

Chapter 2: Knowing Your Ingredients

Chapter 3: Equipment & Safety Precautions

Chapter 4: Making Transparent Soap

Chapter 5: Transparent Soap Recipes

Chapter 6: Dyes & Fragrances

Chapter 7: Labor-Saving Tools

Chapter 8: Troubleshooting

Bibliography

Glossary

Resources

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580172448
Author:
Failor, Catherine
Publisher:
Storey Publishing
Location:
Pownal, VT :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Aromatherapy
Subject:
Beauty & Grooming - Skin
Subject:
Soap
Subject:
General Crafts & Hobbies
Subject:
HEALTH and FITNESS / Aromatherapy
Subject:
Crafts-General
Subject:
HEALTH & FITNESS / Aromatherapy
Subject:
HOUSE & HOME / Sustainable Living
Subject:
HEALTH & FITNESS / Beauty & Grooming
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
99-344
Publication Date:
20000431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
7 x 10
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
10 x 7.02 x 0.38 in 1 lb

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Product details 144 pages Storey Publishing - English 9781580172448 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Contrary to popular belief, making beautiful see-through soap does not require special equipment, expensive supplies, or complex preparation. With some common ingredients and Catherine Failor's precise instructions, readers can craft many stunning transparent soaps in their own kitchens! Gorgeous photographs and clear text offer readers a thorough exploration of this soapmaking technique. Failor includes a full range of recipes and tips for creating unique and beautiful transparent soap masterpieces.
"Synopsis" by ,

Using common ingredients and equipment, you can craft stunning transparent soaps! Step-by-step photographs and clear instructions show you exactly how to make spectacular transparent bars. Includes recipes and tips for creating unique and beautiful soap masterpieces.

"Synopsis" by , With common ingredients and equipment, readers can craft stunning transparent soaps. Step-by-step photographs offer a full exploration of this special technique, ingredients, and the basics for making transparent bars. Includes recipes and tips for creating unique and beautiful soap masterpieces.

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