The American brand Crafters Choice ™ is represented on a wide spectrum in the soap making market. All products undergo strict control at all stages of production. The “melt and pour” feature of the US soap foundations – “Melt and Pour (MR)”, along with high quality, found a lot of positive feedback.
The proposed products have several dozen of the basics and are divided into 4 groups. (Basic, Detergent Free, Premium, Signature), where the following types are intertwined American soap bases: Crystal (crystal), White (white), Clear (cleansing), Three Butter (three oils), Coconut Milk (coconut milk), Goat Milk (goat milk), Hemp (hemp seed oil), Honey (honey), Oatmeal ( oatmeal), Shave & Shampoo (for shaving and shampoos), Suspension (thick, stingy), Shea Butter (Shea butter).
US soap base
The advantages of American soap foundations are that they are amenable to melting, take well aromas and colors, wash well and foam, pH 7-9. Useful properties of natural honey, goat and coconut milk, oatmeal, hemp seed oil, Shea butter, Mango and Cocoa with the unique properties of transparent and white soap allow you to create masterpieces of various shapes and types.
Cons of the US soap base were not noted.
Consider the types of American fundamentals in more detail.
Basic Soap Bases Crafters Choice ™ Soap Base
The basic foundations for soap are some of the most simple and affordable basics in the Melt and Fill series. It is easy and pleasant to work with such bases, they are well heated, moderately frozen, penetrating into every corner of the prepared form, they foam well, pH: 9.0-9.8
- Basic MP Soap Base – Purifying
Features: Basic Soap Base soap base – Clear is a well-cleaning, cost-effective detergent, formed with artificial additives that improve the ability to break down dirt.
Properties: Soap base – has a transparent color, easily melts, foams well.
- Basic MP Soap Base – Goat milk
Features: Basic Soap Base soap base – Goat Milk, contains goat’s milk, with a high content of protein and triglycerides, which gives the soap excellent moisturizing performance. Contains vitamins E, A, B6, and B12, as well as beta casein that nourishes dry skin.
Properties: Soap base of a beautiful whitish color, has a wonderful creamy foam. Used as shaving foam, due to its all excellent qualities.
- Basic MP Soap Base – White
Features: Basic Soap Base soap base – White, this is an opaque quality base, with artificial additives that allow to completely wash away the dirt from the skin.
Properties: The soap base has a beautiful white color, well foams, excellent economical base with excellent performance
Detergent Free Soap Bases Crafters Choice ™ Soap Base
Quality soap bases that do not contain sodium lauryl sulfate and other harmful synthetic detergent components. The basics of Detergent Free Soap Bases have excellent skin care performance, with foam derived from the saponification of the natural oils that make up.
- Detergent Free White MP Soap Base
Features: Detergent Free White Soap soap base does not contain detergents, does not have a pronounced smell.
Properties: White soap base for melting soap and scrub soap.
- Detergent Free Aloe Vera and Olive Oil MP Soap Base
Features: Detergent Free Aloe & Olive Soap soap base contains real Aloe Vera, which soothes and moisturizes the skin, as well as pure olive oil, which provides skin with vitamins and antioxidants.
Properties: The soap base has a transparent color with a greenish tint, but accepts colors well. Great for washing.
- Detergent Free Baby Kefir MP Soap Base
Features: Detergent Free soap base Baby Buttermilk Soap contains lactic acid bacteria, with a high content of triglycerides, which makes it an excellent natural moisturizer, calendula extract moisturizing and soothing delicate skin, natural honey, acting as a natural antibiotic. It does not contain chemical detergents.
Properties: The soap base is white, with a slight smell of kefir, which is well masked by other flavors. Well holds foam. After bathing with such soap, the skin does not need additional nourishment with lotions. Suitable for baby cosmetics.
- Detergent Free Purifying MP Soap Base
Features: Detergent Free soap base Clear Soap is a transparent glycerin base for your future masterpieces.
Properties: The soap base melts perfectly, is completely transparent, takes dyes well.
- Detergent Free Coconut Milk MP Soap Base
Features: Detergent Free Coconut Milk Soap soap base contains coconut milk with a high content of antioxidants and triglycerides, which work like a skin cream.
Properties: The soap base is white, not including synthetic detergents, and it is excellent to foam with wonderful small bubbles.
- Detergent Free Goat Milk MP Soap Base
Features: Detergent Free Goat Milk Soap soap base contains goat milk, protein, triglycerides, vitamin E, A, B6, B12 and beta casein, which in a complex moisturize, nourish and saturate dry skin.
Properties: White soap base with soap properties without synthetic detergents. Suitable as a base for shaving soaps and even shampoos.
- Detergent Free Hemp MP Soap Base
Features: Detergent Free The Hemp Soap soap base contains natural hempseed oil, including phospholipids, antioxidants and omega-3. Great soap for every day.
Properties: The soap base of a transparent yellowish color is a well for creating a nourishing and cleansing soap.
- Detergent Free Honey MP Soap Base
Features: Detergent Free Honey Soap base soap contains natural honey (antioxidant and natural antibiotic). The skin after such a soap just glows.
Properties: The soap base has a pleasant transparent honey shade, it is pleasant to lather and well washes away dirt and grease, while nourishing the skin.
- Detergent Free Three Oil MP Soap Base
Features: Detergent Free soap base Three Butter Soap works with a triple blow to dry skin, thanks to the action of three oils at once: Shea butter, cocoa butter and mango butter.
Properties: The white soap base lends itself well to work, it is softer, curls and other art can be easily cut out of such soap.
- Detergent Free Shea Butter MP Soap Base
Features: Detergent Free Shea Butter Soap soap base contains real Shea butter with a high content of vitamins and minerals, especially essential dry skin. Properties: Soap base of white color, natural origin, with a large number of useful properties.
Foundation Soap Premium Soap Bases Crafters Choice ™
The best of the best foundations in the manual industry brought together a section of premium class soap making. It is a pleasure to work with such bases, and ready-made soap pieces will give you an unforgettable feeling of cleanliness and nutrition.
- Premium Aloe Vera and Olive Oil MP Soap Base
Features: Premium Aloe & Olive Soap Base soap base contains Aloe Vera and pure olive oil, which at the same time soothes, moisturizes and nourishes the skin with vitamins.
Properties: The soap base is transparent, with a greenish tint, almost odorless, perfectly accepts the colors and smells of the future toilet piece of soap, 78% consists of elements of natural origin.
- Premium Extra Clean MP Soap Base
Features: Premium soap base Extra Clear Soap Base, this is a bestseller among soap bases.
Properties: The soap base is super transparent, odorless, with a very small amount of water and with a content of 78% natural components.
- Premium Goat Milk MP Soap Base
Features: Premium Goat Milk Soap Base soap base contains a high amount of goat milk, transferring all its beneficial properties in the form of protein, beta casein, triglycerides, vitamins A, B6, B12 and E, which nourish, moisturize and cleanse especially dry skin.
Properties: The soap base of a light yellow opaque color consists of 78% natural ingredients. A great option for winter soaps, and anti-wrinkle soaps.
- Premium Shea Butter MP Soap Base
Features: Premium Shea Butter Soap Base soap base with a high content of Shea butter, protecting the skin from aging and weather.
Properties: The soap base is white, it accepts dyes and fragrances. Great foaming.
- Premium Ultra White MP Soap Base
Features: Premium Ultra White Soap Base soap base has been another bestseller for over 15 years. Perfect at work.
Properties: Soap base Premium Ultra White Soap Base of deep ultra white color, odorless, well foams.
Signature Soap Bases Crafters Choice ™ Soap Base
These are professional soap bases that have been used by major retailers. The foundations are made with a very tight specification of ingredients using unique ingredients that optimize performance.
- Signature Crystal Clear MP Soap Base
Features: Signature soap base Crystal Clear Soap Base is the clearest representative on the soap industry market.
Properties: Soap base of crystal clear, clear water color, ideal for fusing toys, soap with water-soluble paper, decorative toilet soaps.
- Signature Honey MP Soap Base
Features: Signature Honey Soap Base soap base contains a large amount of natural honey that kills bacteria and nourishes the skin.
Properties: The soap base is transparent honey-amber in color, it foams well, it smells amazing. Indescribably combined with eucalyptus scent.
- Signature Oatmeal MP Soap Base
Features: Signature soap base Oatmeal Soap Base contains real oatmeal, which moisturizes and reduces skin itching.
Properties: Soap base of light tan color perfectly nourishes and cleanses the skin, perfectly combines with honey, Shea butter, chamomile and lavender.
- Signature Shaving & Shampoo MP Soap Base
Features: Signature Soap Base Shave & Shampoo Soap Base has a creamy foam that is ideal for shampoos and shaving.
Properties: The soap base is very transparent, works well in shampoos for oily and normal hair, and in shaving products.
- Signature Thick Cleansing MP Soap Base
Features: Signature soap base Suspend Clear Soap Base is the ideal thick base for soap making projects where you need to delay additives.
Properties: The soap base of the color of transparent clouds is great for creating scrubs where it is necessary to fix the particles in a suspended state, such as seeds, herbs, glitters, etc.
- Signature Thick White MP Soap Base
Features: Signature soap base Suspend White Soap Base is an excellent gritty scrub base.
Properties: The white soap base is ideal for creating soap containing flakes of oatmeal, poppy, dried flowers, etc., where it is necessary to prevent the components from falling to the bottom of the product. Excellent soaping, creates a stable foam.
- Signature Three Oils Plus MP Soap Base
Features: Signature soap base Three Butter Plus Soap Base contains a triple blow in the fight against wrinkles and dry skin due to Shea butter, cocoa butter and mango butter. Properties: The white soap base has a moisturizing effect, contains up to 78% of components of natural origin.
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