Glossary for the Modern Soap Maker

Soap makers glossary of terms, definitions and acronyms.

A collection of terms, definitions and acronyms related to the art of soap making.

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Unrefined
The natural unaltered base, such as the oil obtained from the first pressing.


Unsaponifiables
Components that do not react with sodium hydroxide during saponification and remain in their original state. These components contribute moisturizing or other skin nourishing properties to the finished soap.

Unscented
Contains no added fragrance. See Fragrance Free.


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