~ A personal favourite of mine!
08 November 2009
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07 August 2009
I've a preference for kitchen soap with a little added Tea Leaves as it's exfoliation action helps remove sticky dough and pastry .. I also included some crushed charcoal for a natural colouring, and scented with premium quality Black Tea fragrance oil ..
Also delightful in the shower!
06 August 2009
Similarly it is one of the gentlest soaps available as it cleanses without stripping the skin of it's natural oils, and many people find they no longer no longer need to apply lotion after their shower ..
It is also the soap most recommended for babies, young children, and any one with sensitive skin ..
~ Olive Oil, Water, NaOH
Fine Ground Coffee, & premium quality Coconut Bay fragrance ~
29 July 2009
Small saucepan with a steamer insert into which I place my stainless steel mixing bowl, and a thermometer ..
I make small batches (about 3wks worth at a time) & whisk by hand
This is all the mess so I wash up as my lotion is cooling
and finally we have the finished product:
Green Tea & Honey Lotion
26 July 2009
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03 July 2009
The balls are rolled from another batch of soap high in Avocado oil, hence their colour, and then rolled in Mica or crushed sage before embedding in a Rice Bran Oil based formula ..
It's all together a nice mild bar with a very distinctive look ..
02 July 2009
- sorry for posting a whole exhibition, I just couldn't choose which to cut ..
This is a rich cream full of Rosehip Oil & Shea Butter ..
Made for my daughter & scented with fresh Cut Roses ~ Divine!
01 July 2009
29 June 2009
- Making lotion is really easy ..
- Aussie Swap Loaf ..
- 7Up Cake (smells just like the real thing)
- Oatmeal & Honey Castile (unscented)
- Spicy Stars ..
- Earth Goddess With Balls ..
- Bergamot & Hemp Lotion ..
- Aloe Vera & Olive Castile (unscented)
- Organic Rosehip & Aloe Cream ..
- Super Nova Explosion (salt bars)
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