DIY Fizzy Bath Melt Petit Four Tutorial – Nicole Gallagher

DIY Fizzy Bath Melt Petit Four Tutorial Purchase Link: Two Wild Hares Etsy Store Price: $7.95 (usd) Ingredients Required: baking soda, citric acid, cocoa butter, shea butter, beeswax, fragrance oil, essential oil, mica, polysorbate 80 This is a complete recipe and DIY … [Read more...]

Massage Candles – Karin Estes Vinci

This recipe makes 3 oz (give or take), so adjust as you like. They burn nicely with 100% cotton wicks. 72 grams EcoSoya CB 135 wax 6 grams Fractionated Coconut oil 3 grams Abyssinian oil 1 gram Tocopherol 5% (approx 5 grams) skin safe FO or EO 3 grams Mango … [Read more...]

Warm & Sensual Foaming Bath Salts

Original Author unknown. 1 1/4 cup baking soda 3/4 cup citric acid 1/2 up coarse or medium sea salt 1/2 cup fine sea salt or dead sea salt (I use pink Himalayan salts) 1/4 cup SLSA 1 tsp jojoba oil 1/4 tsp each sweet orange, cinnamon, clove and ylang ylang … [Read more...]

Hot & Bothered Bath Bomb – Tracy Barr Settles

Developed to produce successful bath bombs in high humidity. *all measurements are by weight, except for colorants* Dry ingredients: 15 oz. Baking Soda 8 oz. Citric Acid 1 oz. Foaming Agent (SLSa or Milk Powder) .40 oz. Kaolin Clay Wet … [Read more...]

Making a Balm for Scars – Susan Elliott

Infusing Herbs The best herbs for healing scars are arnica, St. John’s wort, rose hips, sea buckthorn berries, comfrey, calendula and chamomile. Buy from a reputable dealer like Mountain Rose Herbs or Starwest Botanicals or Bulk Apothecary (which gets some of their herbs from … [Read more...]

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...]