Why is hydrogenated oil used in baking mixes?

Answer Hydrogenated oils are made when hydrogen atoms are added to a polyunsaturated vegetable oil, such as canola oil. The result is a trans fat, an oil that resembles a saturated fat by becoming solid a... Read More »

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Can baking powder be used instead of baking soda for bread?

If your bread recipe calls for baking soda, you can use baking powder instead. However, baking soda alone cannot stand in for baking powder. A teaspoon of baking powder can be substituted with a mi... Read More »

Why Is Hydrogenated Castor Oil Used in Shampoos?

Hair products often use derivatives of natural elements to achieve the goal of beautiful hair. Hydrogenated castor oil is one such derivative used to help accomplish this objective. ... Read More »

Is it true that Soy milk contains trans fats (hydrogenated or partially hydrogenated fats)?

Hydrogenated fats are, in fact, very bad for you. Hydrogenation causes typically unsaturated fats to become saturated. Trans fatty acids are also created by the hydrogenation process. To answer you... Read More »

I just used baking soda to whiten my teeth and i think i used to much ANSWER PLZ ASAP?

You can damage your enamel by using baking soda to brush, if you brush with it too often or too hard. If you did damage your enamel, you can't repair the damage on your own. You will need a denti... Read More »