Friday, May 19, 2017
Black Cherry Merlot Wickless Candle Melt. This is a great and safe way to enjoy candles without lighting a wick. You can place this 4 oz tin on a coffee or candle melter, As the the wax slowly melts, it will fill your room with a wonderful scent of Black Cherry Merlot.
Thursday, May 18, 2017
|Photo - From Nature With Love|
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
|Photo by Point of Interest|
Monday, May 15, 2017
Are daisies your favorite flower? Here is a really cute cold process soap tutorial from The Soap Queen called Daisy Cold Process Soap. This is an intermediate level project that takes one hour plus extra prep time to complete this recipe. Surprisingly, this recipe yields about three pounds of soap.
Friday, May 12, 2017
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Remineralizing Tooth Powder with Charcoal.
Monday, May 8, 2017
|Photo by From Nature With Love|
Friday, May 5, 2017
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
|Photo - From Nature With Love|
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Chamomile & Coconut Oil Body Balm that may just fit the bill for my needs. You should try it too.
Monday, May 1, 2017
Now that you have decided to start selling your bath and body products and you are wondering if there are any tips or tricks on how to make your booth more attractive. The Soap Queen recently posted a blog about How to Set Up Your Own Market Display. The posting goes in to detail on what your should bring, how to transport your items, how to set up your display and tips for designing your display. Good luck on your new business adventure.
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Love using bath bombs? You may just want to try bath truffles to make your next bath more luxurious. What are bath truffles? Basically, they are essentially bath bombs with extra skin-loving oils and butters. They add more add more hydrating properties to your bath than typical bath bombs. The Soap Queen recently posted a recipe for Heavenly Lilac Bath Truffles that also includes free printables.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Masks are a wonderful product to use on your face. The Soap Queen recently posted this recipe for a Rose Clay Face Mask that is suitable for both oily and dry skin. The property of rose clay not only adds a pink hue to the mask but it also has oil absorbing properties. This intermediate recipe takes about 30 minutes to complete and yields (4) eight ounce jars.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Rose Under-Eye Serum recipe from The Soap Queen. According to the Soap Queen, this recipe is designed to pamper the under-eye area with a blend of nourishing oils, vitamin E, and evening primrose extract.
Monday, April 24, 2017
Sweet Orange & Calendula. This recipe has the soothing benefit of calendula and the cheerful scent of sweet orange which comes together in this buttery soft lip balm recipe. After seeing the picture of the finished product, I really like the lip balm container. When I make another batch of lip balm, I plan to purchase some.
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Melt and Pour soap makers, I have not forgotten you. I found this lovely layered soap recipe from The Soap Queen called Lily & Rain that brings to images of sunny skies and colorful blooms.
Friday, April 21, 2017
Easy Bath Bomb (Bath Fizzies) from Lovin Soap, they use mold presses from Moon Cake. The molds from Moon Cake are like little presses with detailed imprints for cakes. When I saw the picture, they reminded me of cookie presses.
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Mint is one of my favorite scents for soap. It is so refreshing. Here is a cold process soap recipe from Lovin' Soap called Layered Mint. This recipe is for someone who is a more experienced cold process soap maker.
Monday, April 17, 2017
Can You Make Bath Bombs Without Citric Acid?
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Floral Sugar Lip Scrub recipe from The Soap Queen.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Monday, April 10, 2017
|Photo by Natural Beauty Workshop|
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Tips for Soaping in Small Spaces. I wish I had some to build structures like but I do not have someone to do it for or the right space but for right now I have to keep my stuff in storage bins. One thing I did like for storage was Origami Shelving on HSN. Like until I have the space to get these,,,it is just a pipe dream.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
|Heavy soda ash on the surface of the left bar.|
Photo credit: Angela Carillo of Alegna Soap
Monday, April 3, 2017
Plumping Peppermint and Joboba Oil Lip Scrub.. It looks pretty easy but there is one ingredient that piqued my interest....Dehydrosome Plump Active Ingredient. Had some questions about it. Especially, what is it? I know that cinnamon that have that effective even temporarily.
Sunday, April 2, 2017
|Photo by The Natural Beauty Worhsjop|
Saturday, April 1, 2017
|Photo by Lovin Soap|
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Easter Egg Bath Bombs. This is an intermediate level project that makes four bombs.
Monday, March 27, 2017
How to Make Custom Lip Tints Using Natural Ingredients is a good place to start.
Sunday, March 26, 2017
Yummy Pear Coconut Lip Scrub from Point of Interest that is flavorful and fun to make.Why not take a chance and make this one if you have never tried a lip scrub before?
Monday, March 20, 2017
5 Tips for Using Fresh Ingredients in Soap that explains what you need to do.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Coconut Milk Face Mask from Wholesale Supplies Plus will leave your face feeling softer and brighter looking after only 10 minute. Would you believe that this face mask with packed with yummy ingredients such as kaolin clay, colloidal oatmeal, aloe vera and coconut milk powders.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Monday, March 13, 2017
How to make Soap with Wine and I found the recipe from The Soap Queen.
Monday, March 6, 2017
Aleppo Soap (aka Laurel Soap) from Lovin' Soap. According to Lovin' Soap, it is a simple soap to make all you need is olive oil, laurel fruit (berry) oil, lye and water.
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Rainbow Jelly Bean Lip Scrub. If jelly beans are your favorite sweet treat, then this definitely for you.
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
DIY Sugar Scrubs Cubes.
Monday, February 27, 2017
Kukui Nut Oil Lip Balm from The Soap Queen also has another tropical ingredient - Coconut Oil.
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Rose Clay Mil Soap Bars.
Saturday, February 25, 2017
Natural Soap Colorants in Cold Process Soap.
Friday, February 24, 2017
How to Make Rosehip Seed Bath Salts.
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Kokum Butter Cold Process Soap.
Monday, February 13, 2017
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
How to Use Kokum Butter, I am learning more about it. Want to learn more? Then check out the article.
Monday, February 6, 2017
Making DIY Oak Milk For Handmade Soap.
Saturday, February 4, 2017
Did you know that Turmeric contains curcumin which is an anti-oxidant and it thought to have anti-flammatory proprietaries? This Turmeric Clay Face Mask recipe from The Soap Queen harnesses the properties of this powerful spice plus it contains luxurious ingredients like carrot seed oil and carrot extract.
Friday, February 3, 2017
French Macron Inspired Bath Bombs. This is an intermediate level project that takes an hour to get 10 bath bombs.
Monday, January 30, 2017
Floral Sugar Scrub.
Sunday, January 29, 2017
Himalayan Pink Salt Milk Bath recipe from The Natural Beauty Workshop that is really to make. What attracted me to this recipe is that the pink salt brings a pretty color to bath products. What is great is that it can be used to speckle bath bombs, color body scrubs or to make a layered milk bath more spectacular.. It has a gorgeous mottle array of warm pinks and red from the natural mineral content. According to The Natural Beauty Workshop, it is packed with more than eighty beneficial trace minerals like Calcium, Potassium, Magnesium, Iron and Copper. When added to bath formulations, it is believed to help encourage, balance skin and event soothe skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis.