Bubble Bath Dough

Chichi.ca project: Day 87 A new bath product for Chichi.ca in progress. I’m testing my formula for solid bubble bath. Test batch #1 came out too soft/semi-solid. The dough should harden over the next few days, but I have a feeling that it’s not going to be hard enough to hold its shape by itself….

Orange Chocolate Soap

Chichi.ca project: Day 85 It’s been more than two weeks since the last blog post. This is partially because of my busy days with my full-time job and part-time student life, but mainly, I had a failed soap between the last post and this post. I was going to make a rimmed-soap. I did everything…

Teardrop Soap

Chichi.ca project: Day 70 This month, the technique of Amy’s soap challenge is “Teardrop”. I used the recipe recommended by Amy, which contains lard. Apparently lard slows down the trace of soap batter so it’s useful when I want to make soap with complex designs. I had never used lard before, and I didn’t have…

Very Japanese Soap

Chichi.ca project: Day 66 Another week passed by without being able to make any progress on Chichi.ca 😦 I have been really good at doing what I should be doing, which is focusing on the assessment for my Master’s degree. But I couldn’t take it any longer! I had severe soap withdrawal today. The soap…