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Olive Oil Shaving Cream

1/4 C stearic acid
2 Tbsp olive oil
1 C hot water
1 tsp borax
2 Tbsp grated soap

Melt stearic acid and oil in double boiler until a clear liquid forms. Mix hot water, borax, and soap and stir until until the borax and soap are dissolved. Pour the soap solution into a blender and blend well for about 1 minute. Slowly pour the melted stearic acid mixture into the soap solution. Blend on high until a smooth cream forms. Pour into a clean container and allow to cool completely. To use, soften your beard (or legs) with warm water and then apply the shaving
cream. Use a sharp, clean razor.

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Bath and Body Tip #8

Very hot water can cause dizziness particularly if you have low or high blood pressure.


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