"@david08848 you are welcome for thickness it can be from other ingredients as high level of glycerin of using no adequat level of oils what i'am sure that you can with 10% superfat have lovely shave cream ."
I should think it depends which fatty acid you use - if you can get hold of lauric and myristic acids, see if they create a different effect to stearic acid
@David08848 i think you should improve the level of oils and fatty acids to have bettter product.@Fek
Water, Stearic Acid,
Myristic Acid, Potassium Hydroxide, Coconut Acid, Glycerin, Triethanolamine,
Sodium Hydroxide, Fragrance, Methylparaben, Propylparaben.
You can find some very old school vanishing cream recipes herehttp://www.cosmeticsandskin.com/aba/vanishing-cream.phpbut they are really old school and it shows.
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