Part 2 – 4/25 Weekly Roundup – Guide to what is in Melt & Pour Soap Bases

Stephenson Melt and Pour Soap Bases like Crystal LS Low Sweat, Crystal Natural HF, Crystal Oatmeal Shea, Crystal Olive Oil, Crystal Organic Oils and Crystal Shea Butter also have helpful benefits and uses as well!

Let’s get started.  Part 2 is about a group of six more Melt & Pour Soap Bases that we carry here at the Chemistry Store!

Crystal LS Low Sweatcrystal LS low sweat

Crystal LS (Low Sweat) is a vegetable derived melt and pour soap base. It is designed with a lower glycerin content to reduce sweating. Crystal LS is perfect for humid areas where soap typically sweats.

Uses and Benefits

  • Aqua
  • Propylene Glycol
  • Sodium Stearate
  • Glycerin
  • Sucrose
  • Sodium Laureth Sulfate
  • Sorbitol
  • Sodium Laurate
  • Sodium Myristate
  • Sodium Lauryl Sulfate
  • Sodium Chloride
  • Stearic Acid
  • Lauric Acid
  • Pentasodium Pentatate
  • Tetrasodium Etidronate

Crystal Natural HFcrystal natural HF melt & pour

Vegetable based, melt and pour soap base, made from natural ingredients and free from any Surfactants or MPG. Produces natural translucent soap bars.

Uses and Benefits

  • Vegetable based
  • Contains no surfactants or mono propylene glycol
  • Glycerine Rich
  • No parabens
  • No phenoxyethanol
  • No Sulfates
  • PEG Free
  • No Propylene Glycol
  • Made from 100% Natural Ingredients
  • Good moisturizing from a very high glycerin content which provides a pleasant skin feel
  • Superior color stability even if kept at a high temperature for extended periods
  • Neutral odor provides excellent fragrance lift
  • Suitable for slicing or molding

Quick Recipe!

Crystal Oatmeal Sheachemistry store crystal oatmeal shea M&P

Vegetable derived melt and pour soap base. Made using Natural Oatmeal and nourishing Shea Butter this soap base is used for the manufacture of opaque Solid soap bars, with suspended exfoliating Oatmeal.

Uses and Benefits

  • Vegetable based
  • Natural Exfoliating
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Helps remove dead skin cells
  • Helps ease acne, eczema, rosacea, and rashes
  • Suspending Formulation
  • Enriched with Natural Shea Butter
  • High in vitamin E, D, and Provitamin A
  • Fantastic Skin Feel
  • Low color – low odor
  • High Foaming Lather
  • Excellent Skin Feel – High Glycerin

Quick Recipe!

Crystal Olive Oilmelt and pour crystal olive oil

Vegetable based, melt and pour soap base. In Crystal OV, 20% of the oils used are from Olive. Used for manufacture of high quality olive oil transparent soap bars.

Uses and Benefits

  • Fantastic Clarity
  • 20% of the oils are Olive Oil.
  • All vegetable based.
  • Excellent foaming.
  • Good moisturizing from a very high glycerin content which provides a pleasant skin feel.
  • Superior color stability even if kept at a high temperature for extended periods.
  • Neutral odor provides excellent fragrance lift

Quick Recipe!

Crystal Organic Oilscrystal organic oils M&P

Vegetable based, melt and pour soap base. 100% of the oils used are certified Organic. Used in the manufacture of translucent soap bars. Note: The soap base is not certified organic

Uses and Benefits

  • 100% of the oils are certified Organic.
  • Contains no Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate or MPG
  • Naturally has the light brown color of the organic oils
  • Good foaming
  • Good moisturizing from a high glycerin content which provides a pleasant skin feel
  • pH 8.0 – 9.0

Quick Recipe!

Crystal Shea ButterMelt & Pour crystal shea butter

Vegetable based melt and pour soap base, made from natural ingredients and free from any Surfactants or MPG. 18% of the fatty acid/oils used in the manufacture is Shea Butter. This melt and pour soap base produces opaque soap bars.

Shea Skin Care Benefits

Well known for its soothing, emollient properties, Shea Butter is increasingly popular as an ingredient owing to its superior skincare properties.

Uses and Benefits

  • Contains no surfactants or propylene glycol.
  • Contains Shea butter
  • Glycerin rich
  • Vegetable based
  • Good moisturizing from a very high glycerin content which provides a pleasant skin feel.
  • pH 8.0 – 9.0
  • Neutral odor provides excellent fragrance lift

That’s all for now…tomorrow we will talk about more of these wonderful Melt & Pour Soap Bases!  Feel free to take a look at our Crafting Library!

Don’t Forget Your Soap Making Supplies!!

The Chemistry Store is one of the top sellers of soap making supplies. We carry a wide selection of soap products that include moldscolorsbasesoils & more. Since 1998, The Chemistry Store has provided top notch customer service, fast shipping, and some of the best prices on soap making supplies. Find out today why so many customers keep coming back.

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And don’t forget…

No matter what DIY soap, lotions, bath and body crafts you are working on don’t forget…

Packaging and presentation is everything!!containers and packaging

The whole idea is to take existing creations like these and make them your own by being creative and using your crafting skills!  Thank you again for joining us! Enjoy and have fun!

The Chemistry Store Team