Oatmeal and Chamomile Foaming Cleanser from The Natural Beauty Workshop.
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Monday, June 26, 2017
Love wearing perfume but do not like the cost. Here is a Solid Perfume recipe from Wholesale Supplies Plus that will leave a lasting scent on your skin. You can use their suggested scent or customize this recipe using your own fragrance. It is a perfect size that you can keep in your pocket or wristlet.
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Floral Buttermilk. Cleopatra was know for taking daily milk baths and was rumored to be a seductress with her intoxicating aroma. This is a very easy recipe to make. It takes only 30 minutes to complete and results in (20) one ounce large tea bags.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Cactus Flower Soap. This project is more for the advanced soapmaker.
Monday, June 19, 2017
Breastfeeding Boobie Butter. This recipe from Wholesale Supplies Plus is great to use between feedings to help soothe and lubricate sore and dry nipples. It is very easy to make and only takes 30 minutes to make.
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Orange Butter Body Scrub. This is a very easy sugar scrub recipe that takes no time to make and results in five 4 ounce jars of product.
Friday, June 16, 2017
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Turmeric Secret Swirl Soap which is for the advanced cold process soap maker. To complete this recipe it will take you 60 minutes and yield about five pounds of soap.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Turmeric Melt & Pour Soap project from The Soap Queen which is really great for beginners and the advanced crafter would appreciate the quality ingredients.
Monday, June 12, 2017
Orange Furniture Polish I was excited to share it with you. This product works great as a cleaner and furniture polish. It only helps clean the furniture but also will help to keep it looking new and bring out the wood's natural beauty.
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Black Salt Bath Bomb. IF you decide to use charcoal in this recipe, Polysorbate 80 is key in this recipe. Polysorbate 80 is an emulsifier that helps mix the charcoal into the water, resulting in less charcoal on your skin and tub.
Friday, June 9, 2017
All About Trace in Soapmaking (Video).
Thursday, June 8, 2017
Monday, June 5, 2017
How To Make Charcoal Facial Soap, it binds to dirt and oil and pulls it out of pores, leaving your skin clean and refreshed. Because of its oil absorbing properties, it's especially fantastic for oily skin. Since it does that I may just have to try this soap on my oil skin.
Saturday, June 3, 2017
|Photo by From Nature with Love|
Friday, June 2, 2017
Dog Soap Recipe. This cold process soap recipe gives your pooch the same benefits that us humans take advantage of handmade soap.
Thursday, June 1, 2017
Iridescent Pearl Bath Bomb, I thought WOW! These bath bombs are really striking. I am definitely going to try this sometime soon.
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Sunday, May 28, 2017
|Photo from Lovin' Soap|
Friday, May 26, 2017
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.