Do you enjoy using bath fizzies when you take a bath? And you want to try something slightly different? Here is a recipe from Wholesale Supplies Plus called Vanilla Bean Bubble Bars that is really easy to make and you get alot of bars from this recipe. They are easy to use in the bath. Just crumble one half of the bar under running water and experience heaps of luxurious bubbles. You will get a moisturizing affect from the glycerin and castor oil which will leave your skin soft and smooth.
Monday, June 29, 2015
Saturday, June 27, 2015
Color Palette Tips and Color Resources. When you start with your soap project, your inspiration can start with a fragrance oil or a color palette. If you start with a fragrance then it might be easier to select your colors. For example if you are scenting your soap with lavender then you could select shades of purple. Or if you are using an orange spice fragrance then you could color your soap with orange. But if you want to create your own colors, The Soap Queen suggests you should check out the color wheel. So before you get started with your colors, read this post before you start creating.
Friday, June 26, 2015
Sahara Sunset Cold Process Tutorial which is an intermediate level project that takes two to three hours and results in 3 pounds of soap,
Friday, June 19, 2015
Itch Relief Stick which is on the Grapefruit.com site. It is any easy recipe which will help with those itchy bites plus it is portable so you take take anywhere from the campgrounds to 4th of July fireworks display.
Thursday, June 18, 2015
How to Prevent Scent Fading in Soap. This article gives some great tips and just like there is a lye calculator, Bramble Berry has there own Fragrance Calculator. So if you are having difficulties with your fragrance fading, you should read this.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Aloe Bubbles Bath Bombs recipe from The Soap Queen. This is a really easy recipe to make in no time. The time spent making these bombs would be about 30 minutes and you should get about 16 out of this recipe. Definitely something to think about when you need some gifts for your friends.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Lavender Body Butter. If you love the scent of lavender, then this is for you. Lavender essential oil provides a delectable aroma and first rate skin care benefits. When you use a mixer to whip this body butter recipe it creates a light, creamy texture that's a joy to apply.
Monday, June 15, 2015
When to Insulate Homemade Soap.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Tamanu Baby Balm from Aura Cacia is great for soothing your baby's bottom and it works well with cloth diapers.
Monday, June 8, 2015
Aura Cacia website for the possibility of purchasing some essential oils, I found that they have recipes. And the one that totally stuck out like a sore thumb was Mojito Body Scrub. If you love using body scrubs and love the aroma of mojitos, then this recipe is for you.
Sunday, June 7, 2015
Peaches and Cream Facial Scrub. I would say that most of the ingredients can be found at your local grocery store but the peach kernel oil and the oat straw extract may have to be found at a health food store or possible online. Since this recipe is made with fresh ingredients it is best to use it right away but the author says you can store it in your fridge for 3-5 days.
Friday, June 5, 2015
DIY: Homemade Beard Oil Recipes. What is great about using a beard oils is that will condition the hair and moisturize the skin underneath. And also great is that they are easy to make. So this would definitely be a great father's day gift for your man who sports a beard.
Thursday, June 4, 2015
Herb Infused Bath Oil. Bath oils are quite relaxing in a hot bath. It can be added directly to bath water to create a moisturizing and calming bath experience.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Soap School: How to Make Cold Process Soap. If this does not help you, there are many other sources on the internet that may help you.
Monday, June 1, 2015
Coconut Luffa MP Soap that fits the bill. It is moderately difficult to make. Just takes about a half hour to make which results in (12) 5 ounce bars.