Aloe Vera Melt and Pour - Our base has a full 5% Aloe Vera Gel in it. Aloe Vera Gel is known for its incredible healing properties (for burns and abrasions). Real Aloe Vera gel is added to our popular original clear base (which gives it a slightly greenish tint) - making a very soothing and cleansing base.
Product name (INCI) for labeling purposes:
Common Name: Coconut Oil, Palm Oil, Safflower Oil, Glycerin (kosher, of vegetable origin), Aloe Vera Gel, Purified Water, Sodium Hydroxide (saponifying agent), Sorbitol (moisturizer), Sorbitan oleate (emulsifier), Oat Protein (conditioner)
Botanical Name: Cocos Nucifera Oil, Elaeis Guineensis Oil, Carthamus Tinctorius Oil, Glycerin, Aloe Barbadensis Gel, Purified Water, Sodium Hydroxide, Sorbitol, Sorbitan Oleate, Oat Protein
*Please Note: New Soy-Free Formulation (Updated February 2014)
Note: The ingredients on this list, provided to us by the manufacturer, have not been independently verified. The manufacturer uses a small number of processing aids during saponification that are proprietary, do not appear on the list, and are not disclosed
Reply from Bramble Berry
Hi Jennifer! While sweating (aka: glycerin dew) is common in melt and pour soap, it sounds like you may have experienced an excessive amount. This can be caused by living in an area with high humidity. It can also be caused by adding extra ingredients, like oils, butters or extracts. This may be what is causing the excess sweating. I will be emailing you personally to help you troubleshoot what is causing the sweating. You may also find
this blog post helpful,
it has a thorough explanation of what glycerin dew is and how to avoid it.
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