Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Color Additives for In-Bath Products

Are you wondering about the regulations the FDA has about color additives for bath products?  Marie Gale has written a blog post called Color Additives for In-Bath Products which details what you need to know about this subject.

Monday, November 27, 2017

Natural Brazilian Clay Layered Triangle Soap Design

While searching for recipes to share, I found this cold process recipe from Lovin' Soap called Natural Brazilian Clay Layered Triangle Soap Design

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Frosted Pine Cone Wax Melts

Thanksgiving is over and it is time to start to think of Christmas.  Love candles?  Have you ever thought of using wax melts?  Here is a recipe from Wholesale Supplies Plus called Frosted Pine Cone fills your home with winter aroma of crisp apple, frosted pine cone and cedarwood.

Friday, November 24, 2017

Jade Cold Process Soap Tutorial

If you love Jade or know someone who does, then this recipe for Jade Cold Process from The Soap Queen was made for you.  According to The Soap Queen, the jade stone is know for its beautiful green color and thought that it has healing properties.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Candy Corn Bath Salts Recipe

Halloween has passed and Thanksgiving is upon us. But I wanted to share this bath salts recipe from Wholesale Supplies Plus called Candy Corn.  It has been awhile since I have had candy corn but I always enjoyed.  If I make this recipe, I would surely save on calories.

Monday, November 20, 2017

Pomegranate Orange Bubble Cakes Recipe

Here is another great holiday gift idea from Wholesale Supplies Plus - Pomegranate Orange Bubble Cakes.  Wondering what bubble cakes are?  Basically, they are bath fizzies but these are special because they have jelly roll look.  These bubble cakes are colorful and have a wonderful blend of fruit and cinnamon for the perfect holiday gift.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Lump of Coal Soap Tutorial

Has someone on your list been naughty this year?  Here is cold process soap recipe from The Soap Queen to make Lump of Coal. If you are a melt and pour soap maker, I did not want to leave you out. I found a tutorial from Soap Deli News on how to make Lump of Coal Soap.

Friday, November 17, 2017

Lavender & Sea Clay Mask

Love face masks?  Here is a lovely recipe from The Natural Beauty Workshop called Lavender & Sea Clay Mask. The basic formula in this recipe does not include a preservative so it will need to be used right away or refrigerated between uses.  If you rather like a shelf-stable version of this recipe, you can look at their collection of preservative ingredients.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Orange Spice Hot Process Soap Tutorial

It has been a while since I posted a hot process soap recipe.  But I found this recipe from The Soap Queen called Orange Spice Hot Process Soap.  So what is the difference between hot process and cold process soap is that hot process is cooked, which speeds up the sapnotification process.  This results in soap that can be cut within 24 hours and enjoyed the same day.  Besides, it is the perfect project if you need to make last-minute gifts.

Monday, November 13, 2017

Toasted S'mores Sugar Scrub Recipe

As a youngster, I remember making s'mores when we went camping.  Here is a delicious smelling fall scrub from Wholesale Supplies Plus called Toasted S'mores Sugar Scrub that will transport you to that time in your life when you made s'mores around the campfire.

Friday, November 10, 2017

Simple Lavender Solid Perfume Recipe

Love making your own perfume?  If you love lavender, you really love this perfume recipe from Wholesale Supplies Plus called Simple Lavender Solid Perfume .  Making solid perfume is a lot easier than you think.   And it makes a really great gift.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Holiday Berry Cold Process Soap Design

Cold process soap makers, I found a festive holiday soap recipe from Lovin' Soap called Holiday Berry .  This post includes a video on how to make the recipe, plus a recipe that you can follow.

Monday, November 6, 2017

Aromatherapy Wax Melts - Six Ways

The holidays are just around the corner. I found this fun project to make and give as holiday gifts....Aromatherapy Wax Melts from The Natural Beauty Workshop.

Friday, November 3, 2017

Frosty Blue Sea Salt Soap Recipe

To be honest, this is the first time I have ever heard of a sea salt soap bar before, but when I saw this recipe from The Soap Bar called Frosty Blue Sea Salt Soap  I knew I had to share it.  According to The Soap Bar is that the trick to making salt soap is to use a multi-cavity silicone mold to pour your soap into. The reason is that the soap will harden to what feels like a block of concrete and will be useless if it is not cut at the perfect temperature.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Beet Cold Process Soap Tutorial

Hey! Cold process soapmakers, if you are looking for a new recipe to try I found this recipe from The Soap Queen called Beet Cold Process Soap.  This recipe includes beet root powder, rose hip powder and blackberry seeds.  Some of the new ingredients also used in this recipe are broccoli seed and moringa leaf powder.  Do not worry if you are a beginner cold process, you do not have to be left out...because it is easy enough for you to do too!