Basic Beginner Lotion – Susan Elliott

Water Phase: 300 grams Distilled Water or Aloe Vera Juice 10 grams Glycerin 10 grams Aloe Vera Gel Add sodium lactate 10-12 g Add 10 grams d-panthenol (powder at water/liquid at cool down) Oil Phase: Either Basic or Advanced Oils/Butters 75 grams of … [Read more...]

Peachy Summer Lotion – Susan Elliott

400 grams aloe vera juice or distilled water or some combination of the two 10 grams sodium lactate (optional) 10 grams oat protein 3 grams allatonin 10 grams d-panthenol *putting allatonin in the water phase at less than .5 percent and adding oat protein keeps it … [Read more...]

Advanced Lotion Tutorial – Susan Elliott

Once you have the basic of lotion making down, you can graduate to this: For the water phase you want to have 300-335 grams of liquid. I break it down as follows: 240 grams aloe vera juice 15 grams glycerin (if you know how to use Hydrovance and how it behaves you can … [Read more...]

Oatmeal Lotion – Sophie Prisque

Important note on preservation below recipe. ORIGINAL POST BY SOPHIE 16 FEB 2016:- This lotion was tested on my son who may potentially have eczema. It could also be the dry Canadian winter weather. It is still unknown. But when I mentioned it to my Doctor, she told me to use … [Read more...]

Shaving Cream / Lotion – Kimberly Feher

Shaving Cream/Lotion 8 oz Shea butter 8 oz coconut oil 2 oz liquid Castille Soap 2 oz Sweet Almond oil 1 oz Vitamin E oil (1 oz) 10 ml Lavender EO 5 ml Chamomile EO 0.8 oz Phenonip Melt all ingredients except the EO's and Phenonip in a double … [Read more...]

Summer Dreams Face Cream – Kimberley Jane

Copied, with permission, from Kimberley Jane's website: http://www.naturallynourishing.com.au/2016/09/summer-dreams-face-cream.html In Australia the weather is finally starting to heat up. It's been a cold, rainy winter for us Tasmanian's, so I've been enjoying the change in … [Read more...]