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Wonderfully luxurious bath and body skin care products are incredibly easy to make right at home in your own kitchen....and if you're already making homemade soaps, you probably have most of the ingredients you need! If your hooked on bath and body products like my daughter and I are, then you know how expensive it can get buying lotions, body butters, scrubs, lip balms, perfumes and body sprays. Below are a few simple recipes that you can tailor to meet your specific skin care needs without busting the beauty budget. Brambleberry Soap Making Supplies and New Directions Aromatics are a couple of great places to get bath and body skin care ingredients.
With extensive research and testing of formulations for 18 months prior to opening our doors, Aquatech was officially created in August 1998. Head office and our manufacturing facility is located in Toronto. Our plant is within the business capital of Canada and centrally located to serve all of North America.
8 Oct Shea Butter is naturally rich in Vitamins A, E, and F, as well as a number of other vitamins and minerals. Vitamins A and E help to soothe, hydrate, and balance the skin. This is the perfect lip balm to protect your lips from the sudden change of temperature…with a French Flair!
These dill-iciously scented recipes will be sure to thrill pickle lovers. All natural Dill Seed Essential Oil and Cucumber Seed Oil create an aroma reminiscent of that favorite deli treat, the Dill Pickle. Add a little brine to your bath and body routine by exfoliating the skin with this sea green, pickle scented Salt Scrub.
Spa-inspired presents, including these handmade lip balms, can be created from basic kitchen ingredients and craft materials. To make more than one kind of lip balm at a time, divide the recipe in half and scent and color the batches separately. For lip balms, we like to use essential oils that have an "edible" scent, such as citrus.
Making lip butters is fun! It's also fairly easy and lends itself to much experimentation and personalization with little worry of totally ruining a batch. I like to use a recipe that includes: 1 part Wax 2 parts Vegetable Butter 1 part Liquid Oil
For those sun parched lips. I love making my own skin care products, and this lip balm is easy peasy and it works. Keeps your lips soft and supple, that is if you can resist licking it off.
With just a few simple ingredients homemade lip balms can be made that incorporate favorite flavors and colors…they’re super easy to whip up and make great gifts too! Here’s a list I put together of recipes and tutorials…there are also a few tips for moisturizing at the bottom of the page. First up, here are a couple goodies I found tucked away in my files (both chocolate flavored), yum! Gloss: 1 1/2 tsp grated cocoa butter 1/2 tsp coconut oil 1/8 tsp vitamin E oil 3 chocolate chips Microwave the first three items until melted–watch so it isn’t heated too long.
Homemade Lip Balm Recipe- Homemade Christmas Present Idea | How to save money and get out of debt - frugal recipes - Living on a Dime®I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE making homemade lip balm. I’ve made it for years and every fall I make a fresh batch just in time for winter! Making homemade lip balm is such an easy thing to do that it makes a wonderful homemade Christmas present. Some of the ingredients you may not be familiar with but your can find most of them at a health food store or they carry many essential oils at places like Wal Mart in the craft or cake decorating section. Try these homemade lip balm recipes from Dining On A Dime : -Tawra
1½ oz beeswax pearls 1 oz cocoa butter 1½ oz shea butter 2 ozs. sweet almond oil 1-2 teaspoons flavor oil 1 teaspoon vitamin E liquid (optional, as a preservative) Weigh all ingredients. In a very small pan, add the beeswax and melt over the lowest setting.
Looking for a new project to do or just simply want to make your own eco-friendly lip balm? Homemade lip balm is a lot easier than one may think. To make these lip balms (thanks to lemelange.com ) recipes truly eco-friendly simply replace the oils, such as almond oil with organic almond oil. Have fun everyone! Recipes For Making Lip Balm:
Lip gloss is primarily a cosmetic product. Lip gloss is designed to add shine or color to lips. Gloss is usually sold in liquid or soft solid form and may be flavored, glittery, opalescent, shiny, or metallic. Lip balms are designed primarily to moisturize lips and protect against or provide relief from chapping.
Homemade lip balm, infused with your favorite scented oils, will make your lips delicious while smoothing and softening them. Using essential oils (such as lime, lemon, tangerine, grapefruit, or peppermint), you can customize this basic recipe, which consists of unscented oil and wax. Purchase tubes and plastic tubs like the ones shown here (cosmetics jars are also ideal). The recipe yields 1/2 ounce. Ingredients: 3 teaspoons grated unbleached beeswax; 5 teaspoons carrier oil (sunflower, castor, or jojoba); 6 or 7 drops essential oil; 1 teaspoon honey, for flavor 1.
Brrr!!! I don’t know where you are, but here in the mountains of western North Carolina, it’s cold. Seriously cold.
By Jane Lake Beeswax lip balms are generally firmer than lip balms made with vaseline or petroleum jelly . They serve the same purpose, however, protecting your lips from chapping and the harsh effects of dry air, wind, sun and cold.