Pomace Olive Oil is a wonderful addition to your cold process soap recipes. Olive oil gives a rich feel and helps to create a very hard bar once fully cured. Used in the making of Castile soap (both liquid and bar).
Test results for stand alone cold process recipe with 100% Olive Oil, Pomace:
Lather: Small and dense lather. The lather is less sticky than the lather of pure olive oil. It is more creamy and lotion-like.
Lather Stability: Poor
Hand Feel: Clean/normal
Pomace oil is made by extracting the last bits of oil and fat from the paste left over from pressing the Extra Virgin Olive Oil.
Note: Note: Pomace Olive Oil versus other grades tends to move more quickly in cold process soap recipes. For intricate designs, such as multi colored swirls, consider working with our Pure Olive Oil.
Botanical Name: Olea Europaea (Olive) Oil
Common Name: Olive Oil
*Please note: This is a natural product, the color of this oil can change from batch to batch, and is completely normal.