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    Quote Originally Posted by asianbabe View Post
    Are you taking in other fat sources, I would imagine a variety would be much better than a heaping of fish oil..avocado and sesamin are both fats I've found to be pretty skin-friendly
    I'm calling you out on a technicality Sesamin is not a fat; it is a phytoestrogen. Sesame Seed oil is a good source of mono/poly unsaturated fats.
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    Quote Originally Posted by asianbabe View Post
    Are you taking in other fat sources, I would imagine a variety would be much better than a heaping of fish oil..avocado and sesamin are both fats I've found to be pretty skin-friendly
    Eh, I figure a month or two of this can't hurt. So far I feel like i'm having less joint pain and good mood elevation, and seeming to add lean mass at a rate as if I was taking anabolic steroids. So i'll ride it out a few weeks, see how it goes.
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    Quote Originally Posted by thesinner View Post
    I'm calling you out on a technicality Sesamin is not a fat; it is a phytoestrogen. Sesame Seed oil is a good source of mono/poly unsaturated fats.
    Grrrr I'm sorry, I do apologise, of course you are correct, it is actually a lignan.


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    Quote Originally Posted by asianbabe View Post
    Grrrr I'm sorry, I do apologise, of course you are correct, it is actually a lignan.
    I'm just busting your chops. (a lignan is a type of phytoestrogen, in case anyone is curious)

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    Quote Originally Posted by EasyEJL View Post
    Eh, I figure a month or two of this can't hurt. So far I feel like i'm having less joint pain and good mood elevation, and seeming to add lean mass at a rate as if I was taking anabolic steroids. So i'll ride it out a few weeks, see how it goes.
    okay, I do recall reading that an excessive amount may hinder strength gains, due to its effects on inflammation and the immune system, so maybe pay attention to that this month
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    Quote Originally Posted by asianbabe View Post
    okay, I do recall reading that an excessive amount may hinder strength gains, due to its effects on inflammation and the immune system, so maybe pay attention to that this month
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    Quote Originally Posted by EasyEJL View Post
    Why would it be irresponsible? USRDA for a 2000 calorie diet is 103g of fat total for the day, so whats the harm of 1/3 of it being fish oils vs other oils? Is beef or pork fats that much better for you somehow?

    In 5g worth of what i'm taking its 554mg of EPA and 369 of DHA. so

    EPA - 3324mg
    DHA - 2214mg

    a 4-capsule serving of Biotest's Flameout:

    DHA: 2200 mg.
    EPA: 880 mg.

    So dha wise, taking in 30g of fish oil is about equivalent to flameout's normal dose, has lots more EPA. I take 6g of CLA a day too.
    Ok thats not so bad. If the caps were higher then you might have a problem, you obviously don't want to go too high. The body is very efficient at snatching up DHA at least.
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    Quote Originally Posted by fitnecise View Post
    Ok thats not so bad. If the caps were higher then you might have a problem, you obviously don't want to go too high. The body is very efficient at snatching up DHA at least.
    I'm taking liquid not caps, it would be a complete pain to do 30 caps a day :P I looked at the math on the dha/epa, (damn i'm still hijacking the soap thread over fish) and its not that much. If you look at this

    2005 DGAC report - Addendum A: EPA and DHA Content of Fish Species

    you can see you get almost 1.5g of DHA from a 100g salmon fillet. Considering thats not quite 4oz, and I usually have more than that, I think hitting 4-5g of DHA isn't bad, as I could easily do it fish based in a meal rather than taking oils. The pity is that most fish oils have more EPA than DHA, where from what I've read its probably better the other way around.
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    lets make some fish oil soap!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by pistonpump View Post
    lets make some fish oil soap!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!
    This is actually something on my list to try. I already make a pretty kickass blend using Enova, avocado, flax, and a few other oils (notably the pumpkin oil, which is amazing).

    If I can get a decent soap out of fish oil without the smell, then I think it would be excellent.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dsade View Post
    This is actually something on my list to try. I already make a pretty kickass blend using Enova, avocado, flax, and a few other oils (notably the pumpkin oil, which is amazing).

    If I can get a decent soap out of fish oil without the smell, then I think it would be excellent.
    Maybe sea salt, lemongrass oil and ginger would help it hide? trying to think of smells in the same direction scentwise that could be sharp + crisp enough to cover it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dsade View Post
    This is actually something on my list to try. I already make a pretty kickass blend using Enova, avocado, flax, and a few other oils (notably the pumpkin oil, which is amazing).

    If I can get a decent soap out of fish oil without the smell, then I think it would be excellent.
    Other than scent, what sort of benefits come from make soap from various oils? I would think fish oil fatty acids would be expensive to be destroying with lye.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dsade View Post
    This is actually something on my list to try. I already make a pretty kickass blend using Enova, avocado, flax, and a few other oils (notably the pumpkin oil, which is amazing).

    If I can get a decent soap out of fish oil without the smell, then I think it would be excellent.
    i wanted the smell........i was joking in the first place but if it has benefiets without the smell it would be interesting to see what they are.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tkenshin View Post
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    In-house is finishing up...but I found an ingredient I wanted to add last minute.

    Cooking up a new batch this week, same scent and basic composition. I will announce testers this Monday.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dsade View Post
    In-house is finishing up...but I found an ingredient I wanted to add last minute.

    Cooking up a new batch this week, same scent and basic composition. I will announce testers this Monday.
    nice...it'll go well with my Jumbo Java and liquid java, which im sure my girlfriend will steal the minute I get it.
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    I got soem stretch marks and scars years ago from Skateboarding. I also got a few stab scars from a Doctor that didnt perform an operation correctly. I also have burnt off mole scars.. Im ordering a batch from Nutra when the freaking Glutamine comes in and if its possible to test Java and possible to put it in the Nutra order, that'l work
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    Quote Originally Posted by smeton_yea View Post
    I got soem stretch marks and scars years ago from Skateboarding. I also got a few stab scars from a Doctor that didnt perform an operation correctly. I also have burnt off mole scars.. Im ordering a batch from Nutra when the freaking Glutamine comes in and if its possible to test Java and possible to put it in the Nutra order, that'l work
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    No need for testers just get it to production so I can order some. I only use java lather right now and find it actually seems to help control acne.
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    Is this still the same formula that was listed a few weeks ago?I remember things like green tea, sesamin,rk's,etc..It was a pretty impressive formula, and looked very solid.
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    D, cook me up some more of that Liquid Java Lather. I was just about to order some to try and it's already gone!
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    Quote Originally Posted by stryder View Post
    dsade lives in a cabin made out of Java Lather bricks...not much to look at, but boy does it smell good!



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    Quote Originally Posted by stryder View Post
    dsade lives in a cabin made out of Java Lather bricks...not much to look at, but boy does it smell good!

    Sucks when it rains though.
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    Quote Originally Posted by thesinner View Post
    Sucks when it rains though.
    I bet it smells nice at least
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    Quote Originally Posted by stryder View Post
    dsade lives in a cabin made out of Java Lather bricks...not much to look at, but boy does it smell good!
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    Quote Originally Posted by thesinner View Post
    Sucks when it rains though.
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    love to try. still get some acne on my face but right now i have a lot on my shoulder.
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    [QUOTE=dsade;976953]This one is meant to control acne, but it also stimulates blood flow to surface of the skin, tingles, and MAY just help with vascularity/leanness.

    Just wanted to ask...would something that helped stimulate blood flow to the skin also help then with scars/stretchmarks?I thought I read somewhere where increased blood flow in the area helped with that.
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    soooo watever happend to this?
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    Some testers reported some allergic-type reaction, so we are reformulating.
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    Do you have a soap that does all those good things mentioned before, and makes you swole, as well as cut?
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    How about a soap rich in pheromones

    Hey what ever happened to that sponsor AM had that sold pheromones???
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wedgylx View Post
    How about a soap rich in pheromones

    Hey what ever happened to that sponsor AM had that sold pheromones???
    AHHH!! Thanks for reminding me. We got Bruce to agree to supply Chikara in bulk so we can make Chikara Pheremone Soap.

    IMO, it will be perfect for showering with before a big date or going out to a club.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dsade View Post
    AHHH!! Thanks for reminding me. We got Bruce to agree to supply Chikara in bulk so we can make Chikara Pheremone Soap.

    IMO, it will be perfect for showering with before a big date or going out to a club.
    Mmmm chikara scented soap. What a sexy scent!
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    Quote Originally Posted by dsade View Post
    AHHH!! Thanks for reminding me. We got Bruce to agree to supply Chikara in bulk so we can make Chikara Pheremone Soap.

    IMO, it will be perfect for showering with before a big date or going out to a club.
    Being serious, or pulling my chain? I can't tell
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wedgylx View Post
    Being serious, or pulling my chain? I can't tell
    Absolutely serious...I already emailed him and heard back, but we got distracted with Olympia prep.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jstrong20 View Post
    No need for testers just get it to production so I can order some. I only use java lather right now and find it actually seems to help control acne.
    I too have notice java lather seems to have controlled my acne on my back. I still randomly get a pimple, but it has worked wanders compared to my usual bath soap. Can't wait to try this new product designed specifically for acne. I'm def hooked on java lather though.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dsade View Post
    Absolutely serious...I already emailed him and heard back, but we got distracted with Olympia prep.
    I need some of that soap!!
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