How to make a chocolate body mousse

Introduction

How to make a chocolate body mousse

Chocolate cosmetics are now on the top of public’s attention. Chocolate body wraps, masks, scrubs, creams, shampoos and balms are widespread as chocolate has purely beneficial impact on our skin and hair. One more advantage of these cosmetic products is that they have a stunning odor, so every care procedure for the body turns into an aromatherapy session. As scientists claim, the aroma of chocolate stimulates production of positive emotions, eliminates irritation and soothes.

You´ll need

  • Neroli hydrosol – 2.33 oz (66 g)
  • Orange oil – 0.35 oz (10 g)
  • Shea butter – 0.18 oz (5 g)
  • Cocoa mass – 0.18 oz (5 g)
  • Planta M emulsifier – 0.14 oz (4 g)
  • Cetyl alcohol – 0.07 oz (2 g)
  • Sea collagen – 0.10 oz (3 g)
  • Dog-rose extract – 0.10 oz (3 g)
  • Optiphen plus preservative – 0.03 oz (1 g)
  • Sweet orange essential oil – 0.03 oz (1 g)

Steps

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    We weigh oils and cocoa mass. Greasy oil, obtained due to pressing of orange seeds possesses nourishing and moisturizing properties, softens the skin, and also has well-seen anti cellulite properties. Shea butter is widely recognized as one of the best oils for skin care. Cocoa mass tones up skin making it flexible and elastic.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    Add emulsifier and cetyl alcohol to the oils, put everything on a water bath.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    Along with the oily phase we put Neroli hydrosol in a separate container to heat up on the water bath.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    As soon as the emulsifier and cetyl alcohol are completely dissolved, we pour the oily phase into the heated up hydrosol.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    We start stirring it with mini mixer. We will make an air mousse, so it’s necessary to mix the emulsion up with mini mixer in such a way, so that it could have some air.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    You should stir the chocolate mousse till its cooling. During this time it can almost double in its volume.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    As a result you should get a dense mass, drops of which don’t spread on the surface.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    We add sea collagen, obtained from the skin of sea fishes. Especially this one differs from the other being like human skin collagen, so it’s digested at the most, makes the skin elastic and improves its relief.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    Add dog-rose extract that saturates the mousse with vitamins and other active components.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    Sweet orange essential oil not only highlights the chocolate odor and perfectly goes with it, but also possesses anti cellulite properties, improves complexion, makes it shiny.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    After adding of every ingredient you should mix the mousse well so that the components would equally spread over the whole volume.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    The last component to add is the preservative. We mix everything thoroughly once more.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    Immediately after being made the mousse is rather fluid, so it can be easily poured into a jar with wide neck.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    Very light, airy, fragrant – the chocolate mousse perfectly nourishes and moisturizes the skin after having shower.

  • How to make a chocolate body mousse

    The mousse must be spread over into the jar with wide neck – it doesn’t fall away, perfectly keeps the volume. On the photo there is the mousse in a day – airy consistence has remained unchanged, it is the same gentle and is easily absorbed.

Warnings

  • To very pale skin the chocolate mousse can give slightly beautiful shade.

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Comments

  1. Jannet Li 11 June 2014 :

    I guess that this body mousse is really nice. It consists of all my favorite fragrances. But I doubt that I am able to find all the ingredients.

  2. Mona 07 July 2014 :

    Nowadays is not a problem. All the ingredients are available in the internet. I always order ingredients that I need by means of internet.

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