The following post is a basic step-by-step method that applies to all soap making recipes. Follow the instructions below if you are interested in doing your own bar soaps. And if you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact me! 🙂 Basic soap making: 1) Weight out the oils, fat and beeswax using either ounces or grams, … Continue reading Basic soap making instructions
Honey blossom is a recipe I have found in a book that lists lots of recipes for home made soaps. A real treat - this one is very nice and thought I would share it. This soap is gentle with not artificial colouring. You will end up with a hard soap with large bubbles, a … Continue reading Honey Blossom – Soap Recipe
~~ Normal Skin Oil ~~ 38 ml Jojoba Oil 30ml Sweet Almond Oil 30ml Thistle Oil 2ml/g Vitamin E Oil (undiluted) ~~ Dry and Mature Skin Oil ~~ 40ml Apricot Kernel Oil 30ml Macademia Nut Oil 20ml Thistle Oil 5ml Borage Oil 5ml/g Vitamin E Oil (undiluted) ~~ Oily/Acne Skin Oil ~~ 50ml Thistle Oil … Continue reading Vegetable Oil Blend Recipes
I haven't seen many articles about green clay as a beauty care product, which made me write this article about it. I just love green clay and used to apply it on my face as mask on a weekly basis when I was in my teenage time with spots on my face… Green clay is … Continue reading The Amazing Benefits of Green Clay Mask for Your Skin
Essential oils can be used for their healing properties and also their smell. Making your own perfume can be a very exciting and fun. You can create perfumes that can be entirely yours using your favourite essential oils. Or you can use specific oils to produce a particular effect such as relaxation or happiness! A … Continue reading Make your own natural perfumes using only essential oils
Wax and Fatty Alcohols Saturated Fatty Acids Mono-unsaturated Fatty Acids (also called Omega 9) Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids (also called Omega 3) & Duo-unsaturated Fatty Acids (also called Omega 6)* Vegetable Oil or Fat Beeswax, Carnauba Wax, Cetyl Alcohol Avocado Kernle Oil, Cocoa Butter, Coconut Butter, Mango Butter, Palm Kernel Oil, Shea Butter. Apricot Kernel … Continue reading What oil to use for homemade beauty products?