Monday, October 24, 2016

Vanilla Fig Drop Swirl CP Loaf

Here is a really nice Autumn cold process soap recipe from Wholesale Supplies Plus called Vanilla Fig Drop Swirl.  It has a beautiful combination of red, deep purple and darkened vanilla colors which is complemented by the sweet vanilla musk and ripe fig fragrance.  The fig powder contains Vitamins A, B1, and K and it thought to help fresh, brighten and protect your skin.

Friday, October 21, 2016

Chamomile & Coconut Oil Body Balm DIY

If you love to use a body balm on your rough dry skin, I found this chamomile infused body balm recipe from The Soap Queen called Chamomile & Coconut Oil Body Balm.  This a very simple recipe that made quickly and can be multiplied so that you can make gifts for the upcoming holiday season.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

100% Coconut Oil & Annatto Soap Tutorial

Most cold process soap recipes have some coconut oil in them, but have you ever made a recipe with 100% coconut oil?  I have not, but I found this recipe from The Soap Queen called 100% Coconut Oil & Annatto Soap.  According to The Soap Queen, coconut oil is extremely hydrating when applied directly to the skin, when it is combined with sodium hydroxide, it adds cleansing properties to cold process soap.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Infused Bath Melts Tutorial

Have you ever made bath melts?  Here is a recipe from Rustic Escentuals Crafting Library that has a slightly different twist.  In this recipe for Infused Bath Melts has the addition of Dead Sea Salts and herbs that make a wonderful gift.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

How to Make Lotion Chips

I was searching for some interesting recipes to share and I found this recipe from Rustic Escentuals Crafting Library on How to Make Lotion Chips. I have heard of and made lotion sticks but I have never heard of lotion chips.  I think it is really cool idea. According to the site, they are small moisture rich chips of solid lotion that are easy to make.  You can store them in any container like a portable lip balm tin or cosmetic jar and apply whenever needed.