Opus Shampoo Bar – Celene Moreira

Opus Shampoo Bar  3 lb. batch, superfatted at 5% Water – 517 g (Lisa uses half beer, half aloe juice) Lye – 192 g Coconut Oil – 382 g Olive Oil Pomace – 408 g Castor Oil – 63 g Lard – 340 g Shea Butter – 42 g Cocoa Butter – 25 g Rice Bran Oil – 123 … [Read more...]

Castor Baby Jelly – Susan Elliot

This is a petroleum jelly alternative. There is a YouTube video for it. I made it after a request from a customer who buys my baby balm. I formulated this for babies, but anyone with sensitive skin can use this as an all-natural alternative to the petroleum jelly products that … [Read more...]

Man Beard Shaving Soap – Celene Moreira

Man Beard Shaving Soap (5lbs) Ingredients: • 9.6 oz. palm oil • 22.4 oz. coconut 76° or 92° oil • 19.2 oz. olive oil • 12.8 castor oil • 1 oz grapefruit seed extract • 2-3 ozs. essential oil • 24.4 oz. goat milk (frozen-cold) (1#,8.4 ozs) • 9.2 oz. lye *Please … [Read more...]

No Grease, Double Whipped Body Butter – Candice Marie

Candice Marie's Body Butter Shea Butter: 15% Kokum Butter: 15% Cocoa Butter: 15% Mango Butter: 30% Avocado Oil: 4% Jojoba Oil: 4% Coconut Oil: 15% Vitamin E Oil: 2% Arrowroot Powder (or Tapioca Powder/Flour/Starch or Cornstarch): 2.5-2.75% Total Recipe Weight Mica: … [Read more...]

Bubble Scoops – Whitney Trattles

Dry Ingredients 2 Cups Sodium Bicarbonate 1/2 Cup Sodium Lauryl Sulfoacetate (SLSa) 1/4 Cup Arrowroot Powder 1/4 Cup Cornstarch Wet Ingredients 4 Tablespoons Cocamidopropyl Betaine 4 Tablespoons Glycerin 2 Tablespoons Coconut Oil (or any light oil) 2 … [Read more...]

Henna Shampoo Bars for a Pringles Can – Elisabeth Kelley

What you will need for this Method: A Stainless Steel Stik Blender 200 watts Proper bowl for mixing I use a large Dollar Tree one with a Handle. SAFETY GEAR 6.4 ounces of Tap Water Hot DO NOT BOIL WATER! 2.5 ounces of Lye. Heat up your Oils before you start your … [Read more...]