FREE SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER AND ENTER「15%OFF」DISCOUNT CODE WHEN YOU CHECKOUT

How To Prevent "Glycerin Dew" On Melt & Pour Soap

Handmade Soap Company

When the melt and pour soap remains on the counter, the glycerin in the soap will draw the wetness from the air, and onto the soap. If you reside in a damp environment or have your soapmaking space near the restroom, you'll discover that your melt and pour soap continually wishes to 'sweat' or get 'glycerin dew.'

Does your soap appear like it has weepy tears of water on it often? Does it form a crystalline structure after a couple of days, making your soap appearance powdery and matte?

Melt and pour soap has additional glycerin included to it throughout the production process. The theory is that when you clean with glycerin soap is that there will be a thin layer of glycerin left behind, which will then draw wetness from the air, onto your skin (therefore hydrating your skin).

Some methods to handle this and avoid it are:

  • The top crucial pointer to preventing glycerin dew? Make sure you do not put your soap in the freezer or fridge after making it. Let it solidify in a regular, space temperature level.

  • Purchase a dehumidifier and utilize it in your soaping space. Preferably, the soaping space must be as airtight as possible for this alternative to work. While it is a relatively costly method to go, it does work, and it offers you the flexibility to make bigger batches of soap without worry of glycerin dew.

  • Store your soap in the container for up to 2 hours, examining on the soap every 30 minutes. Do not leave the soap in the drying container too long nevertheless, or else you will discover yourself with a dry, unappealing bar of soap since all the wetness will be drawn out of it!

  • Run a fan over the soap regularly after the soap is popped out of the molds. This might not operate in some more damp environments however it works in some less severe cases so attempt it with some smaller sized batches before you go crazy with this method of handling soap sweat.

Related Posts

The Best Ways To Make Soap Last Longer In The Shower
The Best Ways To Make Soap Last Longer In The Shower
Cold process soap is exceptionally various compared to soap made from surfactants. That's why cold process soap is so...
Read More
Handmade Soap Base vs Factory Made Soap Base
Handmade Soap Base vs Factory Made Soap Base
In the market, there are numerous kinds of soap bases. Soap bases are the most convenient entry technique for making ...
Read More
Breast Milk Soap Making Class 母乳皂基础班
Breast Milk Soap Making Class 母乳皂基础班
. Our very first Breast Milk Soap Making Class is now officially open for booking! .  Balance Tree 的第一堂母乳皂基础班今天真实开始啦!...
Read More