Question by  crazyxxme (108)

How do you use olive oil in soap making?

Isn't olive oil greasy?


Answer by  CHC (7)

A fat source or an oil, such as olive oil, and a base are heated separately to the appropriated temperatures and then combined to produce soap.


Answer by  eyeguy (3760)

Olive oil is a very common ingredient in homemade soap. The purpose of the olive oil is to add moisture to the batch which does not evaporate when exposed to heat.

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