Lather deflates because the air bubbles in the soap pop.
Take out your empty bowl, add a small amount of water, and begin swirling the brush in a circular motion. If you notice a creamy lather building, you should swirl the brush about 50-60 revolutions to get the most lather out of your soap.
How Can I Improve My Lather?
Take out your empty bowl, add a small amount of water, and begin swirling the brush in a circular motion. If you notice a creamy lather building, you should swirl the brush about 50-60 revolutions to get the most lather out of your soap. 
Do You Store Shave Soap In The Mug?
The method that is most convenient for you is the one you should choose. To get the most out of your shaving soap, we recommend building the lather in a bowl or mug before applying, as it yields the maximum amount of lather per shave, which is best for a large area of shaving needs. 
What Does A Good Shaving Lather Look Like?
It seems the best performing lather should be wet enough to have shiny soft peaks, like yogurt, as opposed to dry, stiff peaks, like whipped cream. 
What Makes A Great Shaving Soap?
The triple milled hard soaps cost a little more, but they are usually the best shave soaps. 40 to 50% fat level is optimal for a good soap. Good lubrication and skin protection can be provided by a high percentage of fat. 
What Makes A Good Soap Lather?
A rich lather can be created by using oils such as coconut and castor oil. The soaps made with olive oil will produce a rich and creamy lather. The naturally retained glycerin in handmade soap helps create a lovely lather. 
Why Is My Soap Not Lathering?
It’s possible that hard water is making this a chore. The hard water minerals react negatively with the ingredients in your products. You don’t get the rich lather you want because you don’t use enough product. 
Frank Harmenstein is the lead editor of the grooming website Cut Throat Straight Razor, and has over 15 years of experience in the industry. He’s personally tested and reviewed over 200 different straight razors, and has written countless articles on the subject.