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Calculating lye: multiply the amount of oil/s you are using in ounces by the value for that oil from the chart below.
*Note which hydroxide you’re using. That total is the amount of lye (sodium hydroxide) needed. If using a combination of oils, multiply for each and add all the sums for a the total of all the fats.
The following is a chart that our supplier has provided us. We do not do any testing internally. You can use it as a guideline if you want to label your lip balm with a specific SPF number. In our recipe the titanium dioxide is 1% of the recipe, so that would be a 2-5 SPF.Read More