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Calendula Lotion (An even easier method is to add preservative, fragrance and extract to a ready made lotion base)

  • 78.5% Distilled Water
  • 12 % Oil
  • 1% Palm Stearic
  • 5 % Emulsifying wax NF
  • 1% Preservative
  • .5% Fragrance
  • 2% Calendula Extract

Traditional lotion instructions apply.

Heat water. In separate bowl heat oil, palm stearic and emulsifying wax till melted. Use stick blender to blend ingredients. Add preservative, fragrance and calendula extract as lotion begins to cool (but before it thickens.) Incorporate thoroughly and pour into bottles or jars.

Nettle Bar Soap
  • 7 lb. Olive Oil
  • 3 lb Coconut Oil
  • 3 lb Canola Oil
  • Distilled Water 4.4 lb
  • Lye 1lb 14 oz. Added to Distilled Water

At trace add

  • 8 oz. fragrance
  • 8 oz. Nettle extract

Traditional cold process soap making instructions apply.

Weigh oils. In separate bowl, weigh water. Weigh lye in third container, stir into water. Stir until all lye is dissolved. Add lye water to oils (the heat from lye will melt oils), use stick blender to bring to trace. At light trace add fragrance oil and nettle extract. Stir until you have desired trace, pour into mold(s).

Ginseng Body Cream
  • 75% Distilled Water
  • 15% Oil
  • 2% Palm Stearic
  • 5% Emulsifying Wax
  • 1 % Preservative
  • 1 % Dimethicone
  • .1% Fragrance
  • .9% Ginseng Extract

Heat oils, palm stearic and emulsifying wax till melted. Add water (heated will help it blend more smoothly) and incorporate into oils. Stir till well blended, a stick blender will make it go faster. Once it's emulsified and has cooled a bit (but still thin) add dimethicone, ginseng, preservative and fragrance.

Neem Foot Spray
  • 95% Witch Hazel
  • 3% Neem Extract
  • 1% Preservative
  • .5% Tea Tree Essential Oil
  • .2% Peppermint Essential Oil
  • .3% Lemon Essential Oil

Mix all the above and bottle

Rosehip Facial Toner
  • 50% Aloe Vera
  • 47.5% Distilled Water
  • 1% Rosehip Extract
  • 1% Preservative
  • .5% Fragrance

Mix all the above and bottle

Yucca Root Liquid Hand Soap
  • 96 % Liquid Soap
  • 2% Yucca Root Extract
  • 1% Preservative
  • 1% Fragrance
  • QS. Distilled water as needed to adjust thickness.

 

Mix all the above together. Distilled water added in small quantity may be needed to adjust thickness to your needs.

Seaweed Body Scrub
  • 1 lb Sea Salt
  • 4 oz. Sweet Almond Oil
  • 1 oz. Melted Shea Butter
  • 2 oz. Melt and Pour Soap Base
  • 1 oz. Seaweed Extract
  • 1 tsp. Fragrance

Melt shea butter, M&P Base along with Almond oil. Add to Salt. Add Extract and Fragrance mixing thoroughly.

Calendula Melt & Pour Bar Soap
  • 98% Melt & Pour Base
  • 2% Calendula Extract

Melt base add extract and pour into mold. Fragrance or color can be added at same use levels as without extract.

 

DISCLAIMER:All formulations are the creation of the manufacturer. They are only meant to serve as examples of use. Any similarity to formulations in private or public domain are coincidental, therefore not an intentional infringement of any copyright.