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How to make an exfoliating gel for legs

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Dry and damaged skin is not unpleasant to look at, but also painful. At home, dealing with this problem needs a long time and regularly use of different exfoliating methods, as well as nourishing and softening cosmetics. It will be much faster for your skin to be soft and smooth if you will use a special foot scrub called "magic socks", dead layers of epithelium will be removed afterwards. You can also do such kind of skin peeling at home, it's cheaper, but no less effective. Juniper hydrosol (or water) - 2.54 oz (72 g.) Urea - 0.7 oz (20 g.) Lactic acid - 0.14 oz (4 ...

How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

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Regular moisturizing of skin is one of the basic factors for youth and beauty preservation. Hyaluronic acid is considered as one of the most effective ingredients among the moisturizing agents. Being used in a cream even in a lowest concentration, hyaluronic acid can extensively improve condition of skin. It refreshes the skin, delaying the formation of age wrinkles. Chamomile hydrosol - 2.82 oz (80 g.) Limnanthes alba oil - 0.21 oz (6 g.) Monoi de Tahiti oil - 0.14 oz (4 g.) Emulsifier Montanov 68 - 0.14 oz (4 g.) Peptides of oat proteins - 0.09 oz (2.5 ...

How to make a hand cream with wax

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Detergents, wind, cold temperature, prolonged contact with water, are only some of the factors that can cause hand skin dryness, peeling, and early aging. Wax is one of the best and proven components of hand cream because it rapidly improves the skin condition. Cream with bee and flower waxes moisturizes, nourishes, and protects hand skin, leaving it soft, smooth, and looks healthy. Lavender hydrosol - 2.57 oz (73 gю) Shea butter - 0.11 oz (3 g.) Cocoa butter - 0.11 oz (3 g.) Castor oil - 0.25 oz (7 g.) Rose wax - 0.01 oz (1 g.) Mimosa wax - 0.01 oz (1 ...

How to make a balm that will make your hair shiny

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Broccoli oil has been recognized recently as an alternative component to silicone additives for hair care. It can help prevent your hair for being brittle and revive the scalp, while making it smooth and shiny. Most of all, it all will happen without weighing your hair and will avoid exaggerated fat content. The recipe for making Broccoli oil is almost the same with the procedures in making hair conditioner with mustard oil. By taking this recipe as a basis, we'll make balm for hair with oil of broccoli which will give a shine to a hair. Rosemary hydrosol - 2.79 oz (79 ...

How to make hair conditioner with mustard oil

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Mustard oil can be extracted by using a cold press to remove the oil from the seeds of white or black mustard seeds. It has proven to be improving hair growth. It adds shine, silkiness, health, and helps delay showing of gray hair. Mustard oil is also used in making hair balm and that is why we have chosen it. Sage hydrosol - 2.67 oz (76 g.) Mustard oil - 0.21 oz (6 g.) Emulsifier BTMS - 0.14 oz (4 g.) Conditioning emulsifier - 0.1 oz (3 g.) Cetyl alcohol - 0.1 oz (3 g.) Blackberry extract - 0.1 oz (3 g.) Apricot powder - 0.09 oz (2.5 g.) Lactic acid - 0.03 oz (1 ...

How to make the colored balls from soap remnants

Date:      Author:     Category: Handmade Cosmetics
Soap residues can be found in every home, indeed. Some people use them for washing, but others think they are useless and throw them away. But if you collect some remnants of various colors, you can make attractive soap balls that children and adults will love. Soap remnants of different colors - 3.5 oz (100 g.) Water - 0.5 oz (15 g.) Glycerol - 0.18 oz (5 g.) Grate remnants by means of kitchen grater. You can use remnants from any kind of soap (baby soap, bath soap, etc.). Having a lot of different colors is better. Pour warm ...

How to make chocolate effervescent pralines for bathing

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Effervescent pralines for bathing are very good "hybrid" of oil bars and bath geysers. They are fast and easy to make. After using chocolate praline, skin becomes so soft and gentle; no need to use any moisturizing or nourishing cream and body lotion. Shea butter - 0.71 oz (20 g.) Cocoa butter - 0.71 oz (20 g.) Sweet almond oil - 1.06 oz (30 g.) Cocoa mass - 1.41 oz (40 g.) Polysorbate-80 - 0.35 oz (10 g.) Baking soda - 3.53 oz (100 g.) Citric acid - 1.76 oz (50 g.) Absolute vanilla - 5 drops Weigh oils and grated cocoa. ...

How to make Moroccan black Beldi soap

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Beldi soap is usually used in the oriental steam bath Hammam, in one of the first stage of skin cleaning. After the pre-steam bath, Beldi is being applied to the skin for 5 minutes. Then soap is frothed by the special glove or brush with natural bristle. Beldi develops the pores, makes skin deep cleansing, helps treat oily and problem skin. In spite of fact that almost all soap manufacturers who use potassium hydroxide call their pasty soap as Beldi, the genuine Moroccan black soap Beldi is a soap made in olive oil with eucalyptus leaves. Olive oil - 10.58 oz (300 g.) Coconut ...

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 ...