We're revisiting a 2015 episode on a very fascinating corpse. Saponification is the process of turning to soap, and in certain conditions, cadavers do it. The Soap Lady is one of the most famous cases of an adipocere-covered corpse, but there are many like her.
Here is the original episode: https://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/the-lady-who-turned-to-soap.htm
And here are the show notes from 2015: https://www.missedinhistory.com/blogs/missed-in-history-soap-people.htm
Topics in this Podcast: SYMHC Classics