Aug 31, 2014

DIY: Satin Rose Body Powder

 

Ingredients
  • 1 cup cornstarch
  • 1 cup baking soda
  • rose essential oil
  • 1/4 cup dried rose petals
  • jar or tin
Method
  1. In a mixing bowl, combine equal parts cornstarch and baking soda
  2. Add 5-8 drops of Rose essential oil
  3. Press the oil into the dry mixture until completely absorbed.
  4. Pulse most of the dried rose petals in a bullet style blender until powdered
  5. Add some of the pulsed rose petals to the powder mixture
  6. Scoop the powder into container
  7. Seal or close lid tightly

Sprinkle on sheets for a luxurious bedtime treat or dust all over yourself after a shower for silky, amazing smelling skin!

DIY Makeup Remover Wipes


 Check out this post about how to make your own makeup remover wipes!! Very cool & super easy!!

DIY Makeup Remover Wipes- Henry Happened

DIY:Silky Smooth Moisturizing Lotion Bars





INGREDIENTS:

1 part each, by weight

  • cocoa butter OR shea butter
  • Oil, such as coconut,jojoba or olive oil
  • beeswax

Melt all ingredients together


Pour into molds 

Let set until hard  
Take out of mold & enjoy!

DIY: Homemade Whipped Body Butter


Ingredients:
1/2 cup coconut oil
1/2 cup cocoa butter
 1/2 cup shea butter
 1/2 cup sweet almond oil
 1 tsp vitamin E oil
 2 – 4 drops essential oils 
Directions:
1. Place coconut oil, cocoa butter, and shea butter in a medium sized pot over low heat. Stir to combine until it melts completely. Remove from heat.
2. Thoroughly mix in the sweet almond, vitamin E,  and essential oils.
3. Chill in your refrigerator for an hour or two. You want the mixture to firm up without getting too hard.
4. Once chilled, use a stand mixer or hand mixer to mix until you get a decadent whipped consistency. Scoop into a jar or container. It should last for 6 – 12 months at room temperature.