Thursday, October 29, 2015
Gingerbread Man and I thought they were really cute. I thought it would be a good idea to share this because it may get your creative juices flowing on what you want to make and give out this holiday season. This is a beginner's level project that only takes 30 to 60 minutes to make and results in three 4 oz bars. So it would not take no time to make these but do not wait until the last minute to make these. Just remember you have to order the supplies.
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
How to Make Soap Gems
Monday, October 26, 2015
ry Flea and Tick Shampoo for Dogs and Cats from The Mountain Rose Blog, I wanted to share this with all of you who have dogs and cats.
Sunday, October 25, 2015
Crisp Cotton Swirl Cold Process Soap is referred to as a "drop swirl. This means the colors are poured or dropped into a mold from varying heights. As the soap is poured, it will begin to swirl inside the mold. This intermediate level soap project makes about two to three pounds of soap.
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Goat Milk Melt and Pour Bars uses a base that has 10% goats milk which gives the soap a creamy silky feeling. Plus it adds luxury and a touch of shimmer. The lettering on the soap is a beautiful contrast to the base. But do not worry, this soap also contains some clear soap base. Go have some fun with this recipe!
Friday, October 23, 2015
Cranberry Sugar Scrub from The Soap Queen is really easy to make and you can give it immediately. Since Christmas is about 2 months away, why not start planning who you want to give this too and order your supplies now so you have your product made in time for the holidays.
Thursday, October 22, 2015
Back to Basics: Layered Lavender Cold Process Tutorial that is a third in a series. The first two projects were designed to give you a "feel" for soaping and did not feature color or any complex design elements. But this one you will be working with color, thick trace and gel phase!
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Sunny Day. Once you get the hang of this project, it just may inspire you to create other melt and pour soap projects.
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Bath Bomb Questions and Questions that can help you with your issues making bath bombs.
Monday, October 19, 2015
Sparkling Champagne Soap Cupcakes on The Soap Queen's site it reminded me how cute these soaps are.
Sunday, October 18, 2015
Saturday, October 17, 2015
Gold Mine Cold Process Soap. Looking at the tutorial, it looks like it comes out to be a really cool bar of soap. Give it a try!
Friday, October 16, 2015
Midas Touch Bath Bombs project from The Soap Queen that might just foot the bill. This intermediate bath bomb project will give you a super luxurious bath experience. First of all, these bombs are covered with King's Gold Mica which will fill the tub with a gold shimmer and leave a sparkle on your skin. Second, cocoa butter is added to the dry ingredients to create a barrier on the skin to help with retaining and restore moisture. Next, Meadowfoam oil is also added to this recipe for moisturizing and a non-greasy feel. And last but not least the combination of Champagne and Orange Grove Fragrance Oils to create a bubbly and fruity mixture that smells like a mimosa.
Thursday, October 15, 2015
Pumpkin Pie is just the ticket to remind me that the fall season is here. Plus it gears me up for the Thanksgiving Holiday next month. I am not much of a pumpkin pie eater but I love the aroma of all the spices that goes into making it.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
WildCraft Face Cream. This adaption of another recipe absorbs quickly without leaving a filmy or greasy residue. According to the blog, the best part of this face cream is that it has an unbelievably velvet texture and smooth consistency which leaves your skin feeling fresh and supple.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Paprika Lime I thought it was interesting to check into. The paprika gives this bar of soap a nice bright orange color with speckling throughout. Interesting effect, wouldn't you say?
Monday, October 12, 2015
Shining up Cold Process Soap (How to Get Rid of Ash on Soap) gives you tips and tricks on how to resolve this issue.
Sunday, October 11, 2015
Peachy Ice Cream Soap Pops. If you make soap to sell this would be a great seller.
Saturday, October 10, 2015
Soaping with Allergies: Nuts, Gluten & More.
Friday, October 9, 2015
Fresh Pumpkin & Pomegranate Facial Masque.
Thursday, October 8, 2015
Coloring Your Cold Process Soap. So I found out how much I need to use but not exactly which one to use. My search continues.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
How to Create Homemade Lotion Recipes.
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Free Ebook from Mountain Rose Herb.
Monday, October 5, 2015
Spiced Copper Cold Process Soap from the Soap Queen features layers of uncolored soap separated by lines of sparkled mica and using a fragrance oil that does not discolor in cold process soap. It is important to use a non-discoloring fragrance oil is crucial for the mica lines to stand out. The technique of creating in lines in cold process soap using powder colorants is know as mica line or mica vein. The key to this technique is creating thin and event of colorant. If you make the lines too think, the layers of soap can separate. So if you want to try something different, then check this tutorial out.