I’m wondering why nobody mentioned this… Did you experience something like this or maybe heard about it from people? Can I make this without fragrance or will that somehow change the recipe/consistancy? I love the way these look! At least I had the sense to pour them into a bowl before dumping them into the m&p! I would also try pushing the sides away from the soap if at all possible that will release the airlock and help them pop out. For more on our international policies, check out this link: https://www.brambleberry.com/International-Shipping-Policies-W31.aspx, I hope this helps! If it’s on the scratchy side, you may really like to use it on your feet as a exfoliant! Could you please provide those measurements so that I can make this pretty soap? it looked and smelled good but gave a unexpected warm tingling sensation? Himalayan Sea Salt Soap. I scented them with your Pink Grapefruit fragrance oil and everyone LOVED them! I am using Brambleberry everything so was that supposed to happen and is that why you all added the Color Block? I would work along the same lines as this recipe for the salt and experiment with different rates of the Activated Charcoal until you find an amount that works the best for you. 1 oz Hungarian lavender I am guessing because of the Red Brazilian Mandarin. Was I only supposed to add a fraction of that oil mixture? Melt the yogurt melt and pour soap base. Happy Soap Making! Would this still work as well using the disc mold and package, plastic? Otherwise, I beautiful bar of soap! my other question is the dead sea salts ok in melt and pour soap? Place stamp right side up in mold. Coarse grain can be a bit rough on the skin for some people, but we found that the medium grain worked really well for us in this particular recipe. I manage to pour a few nice round bar, but over all the mix was very think and lumpy! -Jess, I’m happy that the blend smells nice :). Make sure that you are using a melt-and-pour soap base and not a regular bar of soap. of shea butter and add to the soap chunks. We are so excited that you’ve tried this tutorial out, we can’t wait to here more about your soapy projects. Stir and pour the melted soap into 6 cavities of the berries mold. your mold resources are so amazing. if you heavily color your batch. I saw the recipe that called for a small amt of just the Spring Meadow (Ithink), but I ordered the kit with 4 different FOs. Would love your thoughts, please comment. -Becky with Bramble Berry, Thank you SO much! , Oh no! Well this morning the soaps have oily residue on the surfaces, almost like they’re sweating where the salts are. You did the right thing in adding more melt and pour. =), Thank you for your reply. https://www.brambleberry.com/English-Rose-Fragrance-Oil-P3860.aspx. Thanks! I know there much be an obvious answer and I’m simply overlooking it. There are many beneficial minerals in sea salt, Himalayan salt, etc. Yes, you are pulling the salts from the melted soap that you just put the salts into – reach your spoon all the way into the bottom of it to get a heaping spoonful. We did not measure how much of the color block we added. Add essential oils and mix well. Haha. https://thriftyjinxy.com/homemade-pink-himalayan-salt-scrub-recipe Congrats on your very first time making soap. To avoid some of these problems, we melted our soap completely, and stirred in our salt to avoid clumping. of Spring Meadow Fragrance or Essential Oil Blend. I hope that this helps. =). I like the idea of an exfoliating bath bar, but I don’t have any salt on hand. Nooooooo……. Ingredients Tall 12″ Silicone Loaf Mold Powder Duster 1.8 oz. Our Rose Absolute does result in a bright yellow color. When they have hardened, push on the back of the mold cavity firmly with the palm of your hand. OH BOY!!! The crystals are bigger, so there is less chance of them absorbing moisture and dissolving. This recipe is great! It looked great once released from the mold, until I tried to cut in into bars. This project was pretty easy to make and the soap came out looking beautful. Good work. i gave the ” feets only disclaimer”. Add pink himalayan salt to melted soap and immediately pour into molds. I love this idea. We liked the medium because it worked perfectly for the scrubbiness we were going for. Did I use too much of the oil mix? It sounds like it might be the salt drawing moisture into your soap, but if you could tell us a little more about it, we are more than happy to help you troubleshoot it. If you were able to get any photos of your home spa foot soaps, we’d love to see how they turned out, you can share them with us on Bramble Berry’s Facebook page. It seized up immediately and could not get out of the pan-not knowing the chemistry of salt-I decided to put it back on the double boiler and try to soften-wasn’t happening so I added in a little more soap-a major mess let me tell ya lol-the salt must have melted into the soap or chemically changed. You can leave it on the counter overnight or you can place it … Thank you! I could have sworn I read somewhere else estimate about .25 oz fragrance per pound of soap- that would be I used four times too much oil blend. I’m sure it will be a hit at my booth at the local craft fair as well. English Rose Fragrance Oil: . , I am so excited to try these bars out. 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The salt gives that perfect amount of exfoliation, and the shea butter base is just so creamy! Pink Himalayan salt (One of the purest, and prettiest salts on earth, straight form the Himalayas. salt but simply afraid to repeat the same mistake. If you have any other questions, feel free to ask! I’m new to soap making. In this particular bar, we used the fragrance oil blend, which does not discolor. =). You will just love this recipe. Cut your melt and pour soap base into chunks using a Chef’s knife. While our melt and pour bases aren’t technically called suspension bases, that doesn’t mean that you can’t suspend additives in our bases! of soap base into a large glass pyrex measuring cup. So far I’m LOVING IT! They’re always best-sellers at craft shows and the local farmers’ market! =). And, if you get any fun pictures, you can share them with us on Bramble Berry’s Facebook page. If you happen to get any pictures of your soapy creation, we’d love for you to share them with us on Bramble Berry’s Facebook page. I tried this and the scent is great!! If the soap is hotter than 150F, it may warp the plastic. I just made another patch!!!Yah! =), Pink Sea Salt, Small: https://www.brambleberry.com/Pink-Sea-Salt-Small-P5087.aspx. I would like to preserve the quality and recipe of this soap, but I’m eager to get cooking! I was so happy!!!! It sounds like the sea salt may be absorbing the moisture from the soap and getting soft. Add 2 cups of the pink sea salt to the rose clay soap, and mix in with a whisk or spatula. FIVE: Because the salts are heavy and will sink to to the bottom of the container, use a spoon to scoop 2 – 3 spoonfuls of sea salts into each mold cavity to enhance the evenness of the design. I am so glad to hear it turned out so well for you, it is one of my favorite of the home spa recipes. In general, a high mineral content like that in dead sea salt and epsom salt can make the bars sweat ridiculously. Pour melted clear soap over the salt. How crazy! Do you have any you can recommend that have this spa quality to them? Keep us updated! I GET THE URGE TO START MAKING HOMEMADE GIFTS FOR THE HOLIDAYS . Sometimes projects take a little trial and error :). Did you know that we ship internationally to Canada? Pouring from high above the bowl allows the white soap to break through to the bottom of the rose clay soap. Whats people lookup in … , How to Label Cold Process Soap: http://www.soapqueen.com/bath-and-body-tutorials/cold-process-soap/how-to-label-cold-process-soap/. Keep in mind that melt and pour can sweat due to the glycerin. In this recipe you say a block of Super Pearly White Colour Block. . Allow soap to harden for at least 2 hours before removing from soap mold. I hope that after all this they turn out somewhat ok. I’m just a dingbat for dumping 4 entire bottles of FO and mix them together. Sorry for so many questions, but I really love this blog… I checked and double checked how fragrance to use. When labeling your soap, you want to list the ingredients from most used to least used. , You are correct! :) Pour your melted base onto the salty soaps and get to a surface that is nice and flat to begin cooling. I’m sorry to hear that this recipe gave you some trouble. Watch Episode 11 of SoapQueen.TV), download the FREE label templates, print on label stock and stick onto your soap for a professional, finished look. Will the chunks of salt that I was able to get in the mold be too rough on the skin? While this looks easy to do it was a little odd. Then embellish it with a ribbon and a sprig of holly or pine bough. I think your soap will probably turn out just fine :). Cool, salty mountain fresh air is captured in our Himalayan Sea Salt fragrance, which is blissfully sweetened with baltic amber, comforting lavender and refreshing cypress. Chop 300g Crystal Triple Butter Melt and Pour Soap Base in 2 - 3 cm cubes. When we are talking about portioning out the salt in this recipe, we are just referring to weighing it and making sure you have the full 16 oz amount. Thank you so much for your tutorial! , I ran into your beautiful recipe awhile back and wanted to try it. This soap recipe is made with goat’s milk soap base, pink himalayan salt and grapefruit essential oil. Hi There, Then while trying to pour it starting setting up. Add pink himalayan salt to melted soap and immediately pour into molds. We are looking for something we can do mass quantity for presents… Thanks for ur advice, This recipe yields twelve 4 oz soaps. I will place an order tomorrow. I got the fine salt instead of the larger one. I was wondering: I can’t wait to order this kit and make the soaps! I just had a couple questions. ***2 oz Red Brazilian mandarin (which was Amber colored and hence the color of my soap now) if you loved this Melt and Pour project and like the spa like feeling bars, have I got some awesome tutorials for you. They have a different usage rate than fragrance oils, which may be where the major problem is. =) That fragrance blend sounds absolutely divine, I wish computer screens were scratch-and-sniff so I could smell it! Method for the Pink Himalayan Salt Bars: Cut 240g of soap base into 1 cm cubes and place in a microwave safe jug. Or, you can slip a handful of Pink Himalayan salt “soap stars” into a pretty filmy drawstring pouch. Thank you very much for the inspiration Even when couldnt make it exactly as the tutorial, made a nice version of it. Wrap in saran wrap (not sure how to do that? I haven’t worked with pink salt yet, this looks like a great project. P.S. This left very little m&p to fill the molds fully. You can also use our extra small pink sea salt as well. (I live in Canada, so I sadly can’t order from your lovely store, and the canadian store I’m looking at doesn’t have medium) Instead, I just put several droppers full of my “mixture” into the soap. If you ever want to resize this recipes, the ratio is 2:1 on the Melt and Pour to the Pink Himalayan Sea Salt. I love this scent of coconut along with sea salt!…mells like the beach! Which soap base did you use for your batch? I wanted to write in and tell people what not to do-lol I read one of the comments that said she used the weight of soap as salt to get a more even mix of salt so I thought I would do that-I used a little less salt but it was just a couple ounces less than the soap used. This soap is great, we had some in the office for a while and I loved using it. If you get any pictures, be sure to share them with us on Bramble Berry’s Facebook page! I can’t wait to try making them Every project is a learning experience isn’t it? The area is pretty moist/damp (I live in Vancouver, BC) and lately the weather has been pretty muggy/humid. Transport yourself to the seaside of a breezy Mediterranean village with this #HomeSpa Pink Himalayan Sea Salt tutorial. Add 2 Tablespoons of Himalayan Salt to EACH bar; stir, and let settle. . =), […] used Soap Queen’s instructions for adding my salt to this – I just dumped it into my melted & scented base, and after […], © 2020 Soap Queen • Site Design by Emily White Designs. Is this recipe OK to half? I’m sorry that the lip flavoring oil gave you trouble, but you’re correct, these are not made for use in soap. I tried this reipe last night, but thought I’d give it a twist by pouring it in a 3 lbs log!… Big mistake! I had included bath salts and handmade rice heat packs and they were a big hit. When it came time to add the FOs I messed up in a way that you can all find humor in. Any help you can provide would be most appreciated…. http://www.soapqueen.com/bath-and-body-tutorials/melt-and-pour-soap/cranberry-chutney-melt-pour-tutorial/ There are certain ingredients that can cause a soap to sweat. Thanks so much, Aki . But I followed what I read above. =), I have a question on the fragrance blend. Yay! If you do not have a microwave, you can use a crock-pot (on low) to melt the glycerin bases. =). ~Kevin with Bramble Berry. =). Repeat, adding 1/2-inch layers, until you reach top of mold, then sprinkle another thin layer of salt on top. Can’t wait to hear how it turns out. =). The crystals will sink to the bottom of the soap. =). grapefruit, Do we mix those together and add the entire thing (we’ll have left over if we buy the kit, I’m assuming) to the soap base? Melt and pour can harden up quickly, so you have to be ready to think and move fast! I basically used your fragrance blend but substitued essential mandrin oil for orange fragrance. Remove soap from heat and stir in grapefruit essential oil. Could you tell us a bit more about your recipe so that we can help you troubleshoot? Pink Himalayan Bath Soak. do I need wear glasses,gloves? Have made 2 & 4oz bars. That sounds delightful! You know, the spa-like soaps. . I had to pry it out with a spoon to get it into the molds… then there wasn’t much m&p to cover the tops. Any advice is appreciated. This post contains Amazon affiliate links to the products used in this project, You can find all of the products and other recommendations on my Amazon Favorites list. In the comments above I read: Pour the pink soap on … You can find the list of ingredients in the soap here: https://www.brambleberry.com/Shea-Melt-and-Pour-P3192.aspx, The How to Label Cold Process Soap post has some great information that may be helpful for you. I make sea salt soap with goats milk, one of my absolute favorites! , Solid Exfoliating Scrub Tutorial: http://www.soapqueen.com/bath-and-body-tutorials/soaks-and-scrubs/scrub-into-spring-solid-exfoliating-scrub-tutorial/, Neapolitan Sugar Scrub: http://www.soapqueen.com/bath-and-body-tutorials/melt-and-pour-soap/neopolitan-sugar-scrub-2/, A little sprinkled on top would be cute too! In a double boiler melt soap base or in microwave stirring every 30 seconds. Do you sell a rose essential oil that will not turn the soap yellow? You can definitely leave out the fragrance if you like! I did not use the Shea butter soap, and I see now that shea does hydrate and that is why the recipe did not call for sugar. I’ve been using grapefruit essential oils in homemade lip balm, bath salts, and in this easy soap recipe using a melt and pour soap base. What am I doing incorrectly? =) We can’t wait to hear more about your new soap! http://www.soapqueen.com/bramble-berry-news/beginning-soaper-resource-roundup/. You can use any size of salt you would like in this particular recipe. First the salt clumped up on the bottom of my bowl and even with stirring it would stick together in chunks. I made this soap with raspberry and pomegranate scent and LOVE it!!! It doesn’t sell well for me, though. Thanks for your assistance! Oh, I see what you mean. By volume unless otherwise stated To help prevent the salt from clumping together, it’s important to add the salt to the melt and pour first, then spooning it into the mold. The 12 Bar Round Silicone Mold that we used in this particular project has 4 ounce cavities and 12 cavities in the entire mold, which will make 48 ounces in total. Hit that milky opaque layer of soap with a quick mist of alcohol to pop any little bubbles and produce a nice, smooth backside of the bar once un-molded. I’m not crazy about the really colorful stuff with crazy shapes and colors. I made this grapefruit soap with pink himalayan salt for Mother’s Day a few weeks ago. We always suggest making sure that you are using the correct usage rate of fragrances your projects. Filed Under: Crafts, DIY Beauty Tagged With: DIY Beauty, goat's milk soap, grapefruit soap, himalayan salt soap, Homemade soap, melt and pour soap, Pink Himalayan Salt. Hi! Easy 3-ingredient pink Himalayan salt grapefruit soap recipe. I’m so glad you like this recipe! All I saw at first was the list of ingredients that came with the kit. Allow these to setup. You will need 1 pound (453 grams) of the melt-and-pour soap base. I’m brand new at this and want to make sure I understand the step correctly. Love the design…where did you buy the stamp? The English Rose Fragrance Oil is another option, but it does result in a more yellowish color. THREE: Add the fragrance blend and stir with a whisk or spoon until the oil has been fully incorporated into the soap. Hi Jenelle! Handmade Potpourri: http://www.soapqueen.com/bath-and-body-tutorials/home-crafts/home-spa-handmade-potpourri/, Soothing Eye Pillow Sewing Tutorial: http://www.soapqueen.com/bath-and-body-tutorials/home-crafts/home-spa-soothing-eye-pillow-sewing-tutorial/, Gentle Gel Serum: http://www.soapqueen.com/bath-and-body-tutorials/home-spa-gentle-gel-serum/, We will eagerly be looking for your pictures to be posted on Bramble Berry’s Facebook page! The fragrance is considered an additive and just adds scent, so the recipe will have the same consistency. I did add the salt to the m&p and that’s where my clumping mess started… Like I said, I had to scrape the bottom of the bowl to get the salt/m&p mixture out. If you'd like to use an image, please be a friend and credit the photo and link back to Soap Queen. Sprinkle four squares of the silicone soap mold with a quarter cup of pink Himalayan salt. It sounds like you might be living in an area that is a little humid and that is what is causing the sweating along with the salt drawing the moisture into your soap. What a waste! ( i watch on youtube), Thank you so much for the feedback, I will definitely let Anne-Marie know that you are enjoying the Soap Queen TV videos. I made these and used the ‘foot’ mold. I hope this helps! Then using a Digital Kitchen Scale, weigh out 12 oz. Thank you so much for the response! Dump the salt into your soap pot and start stirring vigorously. I hope your new fragrance blend smells good at least! This was my very first time making any kind of soap, but it turned out BEAUTIFULLY and I am in LOVE! I just have a question as it says to ‘portion out the salt’ and I’m wondering how much salt. I can’t wait to see your spin on it – if you get the chance, stop by our Facebook page and post a photo of your soap! Palm Oil (33%) 7 oz. We used the color block in this instance to give a shimmer to the already white soap, but it would help give the essential oil blend a much lighter color . This was my first experience with M&P soap making. On hand I have dead sea salts so using that in lavender guest molds with lavender eo Repeat until soap mold is full, ending on a layer of clear soap. Cold process soap can a little intimidating, but when lye is handled correctly, it is perfectly safe I hope you do give it a try! Himalayan Rose Melt and Pour Soap Recipe Hip Hip Hooray Soap Holiday Duck Soap Holiday Gift Boxes Soap Holiday Ribbon Candy Melt and Pour Style Home Spa: Pink Salt and Shea Bath Bar Home Spa: Pink Salt and Shea Bath Bar Homemade Activated Charcoal Melt and Pour Soap Recipe Homemade Antiseptic Soap Recipe Homemade Goat's Milk + Honey Almond Oat Soap And now, boy, do I feel dumb! maybe I will order the molds to make jelly I’m sorry this project didn’t turn out quite right, but practice makes perfect! Hello! The blog post below is full of great resources for beginners! Most melt-and-pour soap bases will come in larger blocks, so you likely won't end up using all of it. You can totally half this recipe! Let us know how your soap turns out, and if you get any pictures, be sure to share them with us on Bramble Berry’s Facebook page. Just make sure to pour your soap at 150F or cooler. Once completed I will tell you what the finished product looks like. They are packaged so nicely, too! Just curious; I’m sort of a recipe person. i tried this with goats milk m&p scented with coco mango fragrance oil. Cocoa Butter (5%) 11.6 oz. Sugar hydrates the skin, as salt dries it out. =). (Is it a chemical reaction of the salt? Let us know if we can answer any other questions for you. Finally, remove them from the mold. this is my first time adding salts in it… and suggestions? , if we use this recipe, what quantity does it make ? If you were to use your own mold, I would still follow the directions from this tutorial to get a similar effect. They don’t look very pretty so I hope the underside looks better. I just made this but I used pink grapefruit EO’s and it smells amazing and so fresh. Around the time the leaves start falling I start “Jonesing” to get busy making some homemade gifts. I was wondering, where would you list the salt on the label? Feel free to share, tweet and pin to your hearts content. If you are open to fragrance oils, our Baby Rose Fragrance Oil has very little discoloration! Still haven’t try it on my skin yet. We are so happy to hear that so many of our customers have tried this idea out, it really is such a fun one and we’ll be interested to see the variations of this particular recipe. ONE: Cut the Shea Melt & Pour into 1 inch cubes and place in a heat safe container. You’ll have to let us know what fragrance or essential oils blends you go with. We actually have a similar type of bar with cold process that you can find here: Pretty in Pink: Salty Cold Process: http://www.soapqueen.com/bath-and-body-tutorials/cold-process-soap/pretty-in-pink-salty-cold-process/. If you get any fun photos of your soapy creations, we’d love to see how they turn out. You can use sugar in your melt and pour for nice gentle exfoliation! Store in airtight container until ready to use. Yay! Carefully pour the soap into 8 cavities being sure to stir the soap mixture before each pour to help keep the salts blended. and need carefully like making CP soap, I never make soap coz I think it’s complicated and because the lye can make serious injury if I’m not careful Because melt and pour has already turned into soap, it doesn’t need any time to cure. How could I go about making this on a stove top? But instead of the grapefruit essential oil I think I am going to use a grapefruit blush scent made for soap crafts. Melt in the microwave on 30 second bursts, stirring between each heat. This soap would work in the Disk Mold and Package! In this case, the label would list the melt and pour base first with all the ingredients in there, then the salt. Get some goat's milk melt-and-pour soap base, then cut it into smaller cubes. when I melt shea melt and pour base melt and pour the liquid to mold,add colors Recipe Formulary. Used the shea butter M&P base, with fine pink Himalayan salt & grapefruit fragrance oil (was what had on hand). Why is this? I have another melt and pour soap recipe to share with you. I’m in love with your site and you truly are amazing, You are so welcome! I hope your soap turns out well , The fragrance did turn out kinda nice, I have to admit! We used it in the Shimmer Fall Layers Melt and Pour Soap Tutorial: http://www.soapqueen.com/bath-and-body-tutorials/melt-and-pour-soap/fall-foliage-layers-melt-pour/. I will have to update when my disasters come out of the mold! Because you are not working with lye, you do not need to wear gloves or eyewear, unless you feel more comfortable doing so. How much of the color block is used, in ounces please? 2 oz. Be sure to check back on them to make sure you aren’t burning or boiling the soap and you should be just fine! You can share them with us on Bramble Berry’s Facebook page. Hi, once I made the CP soap with just 3 Himalayan salt crystals embeds (coarse grain) on top and when I tested it was way too scratchy… I had to remove those embeds from all finished batch and replace with with shea butter drops. -Becky with Bramble Berry, I am so glad you’ve tried this kind of recipe out, it just feels so good on the skin and the pink salt is my favorite part! Just make sure to sprinkle it on when the melt and pour is still warm so it will stick to the top. This was my second melt and pour project. I ASSUMED, that that was the amt of oils to use… Needless to say I’ve emptied 4 brand new bottles in my stupidity!!! 1 oz grapefruit and 1 oz lavender. I knew I was taking a risk from the get go! Sprinkle 1-2 Tablespoon salt over the top of that layer of soap. =). The key is pouring at a lower temperature, around 120 degrees F, to increase the viscosity of the soap. Add 5-10 drops of Essential Oil into EACH bar and stir, making sure the oil is well integrated. Place in the microwave safe jug, and melt in short bursts until liquid. Equal parts soap and salt as one comment came in? The bar itself also contained fine Himalayan salt in a base and it was a bit rough to the skin leaving light red scratches after the use. =), I love, love, love this idea so much! . It has concepts that apply to melt and pour soap labeling as well. It is located on Bramble Berry’s website here: https://www.brambleberry.com/Pink-Sea-Salt-Extra-Small-P5775.aspx, I hope that helps! Melt in the microwave on medium in … I worked really fast to pour the soap into the mold right after stirring in the himalayan salt. http://www.soapqueen.com/bath-and-body-tutorials/melt-and-pour-soap/charcoal-rose-clay-spa-bar/, http://www.soapqueen.com/bath-and-body-tutorials/melt-and-pour-soap/recipe-for-oatmeal-melt-and-pour-soap-2/, Finally, this is a fun tutorial that has exfoliating embeds in them. It inspired this soap, which is topped with Gold Sparkle Mica and pink sea salt. Hello I’m new to melt & pour soap making and I’m in love with your site. The only difference is that I used Goat’s Milk base and it still lathered rather nicely – but I only used enough salt to cover the bottom of the mold. This has the least salt but is the most like normal soap. Stir to incorporate the essential oils into the soap. Enter your email address below and you will receive all our new posts directly in your email inbox. I have actually made a mistake very similar to that…it happens to the best of us :). Thoughts please! I had it wrapped in plastic and kept it in a dry, cool place – any ideas on why it sweated so much and continues to keep sweating – even after I have wiped it dry? Himalayan Rose Melt and Pour Soap – 1lb. is that normal? Any sugguestions for building a recipe? Coconut Oil (33%) 3.2 oz. Repeat this process for each cavity. We’ve had a tester in the restroom here at work and I just can’t wait to wash my hands with it. I think I read somewhere that you have to be careful when halving or doubling recipes… but that might have just been for cold process. I would recommend using our medium pink himalayan sea salt. Holding the white soap about six inches above the pot of rose clay soap, pour the white soap into various areas of bowl. It looks like your soap turned a different color because of the essential oil you used. 100% of the soap amount (which means that if your recipe is for 3 lbs of soap, then add 24 oz of salt. This is part of the design and is difficult to avoid because of the thin viscosity of the soap when melted versus the heavy grains of salt. Then sprinkle with another thin layer of salt and let sit 5 minutes. However, the EO turned my soap a pale orange or off yellow color. Do you think it won’t work in the plastic mold, and I just lucked out on the first one? You don’t want that. https://www.brambleberry.com/Baby-Rose-Fragrance-Oil-P3878.aspx. 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