Handmade Cosmetics

How to make a softening salt for bathing

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Regular use of bath with sea salt has been known to be powerful in improving health and can revive the body. It helps to relieve fatigue, eliminate stress, improve heart condition, and helps to have a normal sleep. It can also make skin more smoother, stretchable and flexible. Aromatherapy can significantly improve the positives of the sea salt bathing with help of essential oils and skin softening additives. Sea ​​salt - 10.58 oz (300 g.) Baking soda - 3.53 oz (100 g.) Starch - 1.76 oz (50 g.) Peach kernel oil - 0.35 oz (10 g.) Polysorbate 80 - 0.07 oz (2 ...

How to make Beldi soap that can fight skin problem

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Beldi soap is globally known for being effective in fighting skin problem, making skin soft and smooth. It also helps remove minor cosmetic defects, such as pimples, peeling and redness. Beldi is usually prepared with eucalyptus leaves and olive oil. Nowadays there are lot of recipes for pasty soap with a range of different fillings which are still called Beldi by soapmakers. One of them is Beldi soap with turmeric and calendula, which are designed for skin care, particularly those prone to acne. Olive oil - 10.58 oz (300 g.) Coconut oil - 2.12 oz (60 g.) Castor oil ...

How to make honey Beldi for hair

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Beldi soap is a unique pasty soap, and first came from Morocco. Beldi is usually used in Turkish steam bath Hamam, it's a first stage of skin cleansing. During the pre-bath, skin is being covered with soap for 5 minutes. Then, the body is massaged using special gloves. Moroccan black soap Beldi is known worldwide. After using Beldi soap, the skin becomes smooth and elastic. Natural Beldi is made from olive oil, lye and grinded eucalyptus leaves. Nowadays, Beldi soap is an any pasty soap based on potassium hydroxide, regardless of its additives. By making some changes in genuine Beldi recipe, and ...

How to make bath geysers with sea salt

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Sea salt is being used for bathing for quite a long time. It has rich chemical composition and has been proven to be beneficial on human skin and the entire body, and costs reasonably. Sea salt is one of the most popularly used for bathing, and is available almost anywhere. You can use plain salt for bathing or you can make bath geysers, with crushed sea salt being among its components. Baking soda - 4 tbsp Citric acid - 2 tbsp Sea ​​salt - 2 tbsp Starch or dried milk - 2 tbsp Sweet almond oil - 2 tbsp Polysorbate-80 - 1 tsp Essential ...

How to make Ayurvedic Ubtan at home

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Ayurvedic Ubtan is the smallest ground herbal powder and is being used to clean and rejuvenate our skin. Due to its distinctive composition, Ubtan can be used as soap, scrub, and a nourishing mask at the same time. Classic Ubtan are made of particular Indian plants like withania somnifera (Ashwaganda), Azadirachta indica (Neem) etc., with a small amount of chickpea or oatmeal flour and clay. This fine-milled herbs are combined with different liquids (yogurt, herbal potions and extracts), which will result to a gentle creamy paste that is absolutely safe for skin when ...

How to make Ayurvedic shampoo

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Making ayurvedic shampoo adhering genuine recipe requires only three components: clean water, shikakai and amla. When mixed together, it can already be used as an effective shampoo, hair conditioner, and for restoring hair. Ayurvedic shampoo produces shiny hair, strengthening them and also helps removes dandruff. It is regarded as one of the best natural ways of hair care, and can be done easily. Shikakai powder - 2 tbsp Amla - 1 tbsp Water - 8.82 oz (250 g.) In India, shikakai acacia pods are usually used for washing hair. It is a ...

How to make strawberry soap-scrub from the base for swirls “Crystal Suspending”

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Swirls in the soap are one of the most popular ways to decorate a piece of soap. How many times you will make the soap from one recipe, each time the result will be a unique and unrepeatable. We told you how to make a fruit soap with swirls from normal soap base. The soap makers – beginners will hardly deal the manufacture of this soap, because they have to control the temperature of soap base constantly and to work very fast. But using a special soap base for a swirl, this soap so easy can make even beginners in soap-boiling. Soap base for the swirls “Crystal Suspending” Sweet almond ...

How to make sugar scrub cream

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Sugar scrubs are very popular, because after their using skin becomes soft and smooth, improves the absorption of creams and lotions. Many cosmetic brands offer a broad assortment of sugar-based scrubs. But scrub like that you can make easily at home. One of the ingredients is Sucragel, which allows in a few minutes to make a scrub perfectly softening and clearing your skin. Shea oil 0.88 oz (25 g) Mango oil 0.88 oz (25 g) Emulsifier Sucragel AOF 0.53 oz (15 g) Poppy-seeds 0.35 oz (10 g) Sugar 0.88 oz (25 g) Colorant (2-3 drops) Odorant ...

How to make soap at home “from scratch”

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How to make 100% natural soap at home? Very simple: create soap "from scratch." Soap is the result of a chemical reaction between the alkali (sodium or potassium) and fatty acids (coconut oil, palm, olive, etc.). This process is called saponification, and the result is a salt - soap. Not all soap-makers decide to make soap from scratch. Most are hesitant to work with alkalis. For this project it is important: - Your desire to make 100% natural soap; - Self-confidence; - Compliance with safety regulations. For making soap from scratch, we will use two alkalis: NaOH (sodium hydroxide, sodium ...

How to make geysers (bath bombs) out of cornstarch

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Bath bombs (popularly known as geysers) can be prepared easily and quickly from inexpensive and readily available ingredients. Fragrant bubbling balls in the bathroom is appealing to everyone - children and adults will love to use bath bombs as they bathe everyday. Baking soda - 4 tbsp Citric acid - 2 tbsp Cornstarch - 3 tbsp Sweet almond oil or any other type of oil - 2 tbsp Perfume or essential oil Food or cosmetic coloring Measure your powdered ingredients carefully - baking soda, citric acid, cornstarch. Citric acid ...