Emulsified Sugar Scrub by Krista Scott

Heat in a double boiler; 1 oz beeswax 1.5 oz stearic acid 2 oz e-wax 3 oz coconut oil 2.63 oz argan oil ( or light oil of your preference) 3.63 oz rice bran oil 6.25 oz sweet almond oil Once all hard oils are melted, I like to use a stick blender, to … [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...]

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...]