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...]

Cocoa Butter Body Sauce – Tabitha Shultz

9.6 oz Cocoa Butter 9.6 oz Coconut Oil 76 degree 2.90 oz Shea butter 3.10 oz beeswax *Note, if you like yours a little softer than decrease by 1/2 oz. .25 oz Optiphen Plus .50 oz Glycerin Just a small squirt of Vitamin E .50 oz of fragrance oil if you want (I … [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...]

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...]

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...]

Sweet & Simple Body Butter – Bettyann Lisqum

2 cups Mango Butter 1 cup Shea Butter 1 cup RiceBran Oil 5 drops Vitamin E 4 tsp FO Should probably use a double broiler but we make do with what is available :) Use microwave to melt the butters. I never melt all the way and just stir to allow the heat of … [Read more...]