25 Soap Making Secrets Tips and Tricks - DIY Natural
Add a small amount of beeswax to prevent soda ash, or use plastic wrap on top of the new soap before you close it for the first rest period. The plastic wrap must be touching the soap for the soda ash to be eliminated. Or – use the soda ash for a decorative effect, such as foam on the waves of beach soap. Mix your lye ahead of time and let it cool.