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Making Soap with Tallow

Posted by naejay (My Page) on
Mon, May 15, 06 at 17:54

Would like to know if making soap with beef tallow will allow the soap to cure faster? Also what is the minimum time to wait for the soap to cure??


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RE: Making Soap with Tallow

Hi,

I have found that it doesn't really matter what base oils/fats you use, except that olive oil takes longer to harden.

Usually a good month should be enough, although I normally use at least 60% hard oils. Around the three month time period should be good, of course less if you don't have the time.
Good luck!


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