Bath &Body · Body Butter

Making Emulsified Body Butters With Different Emulsifiers

The fun part about formulating and making your skincare products is to enjoy the consciousness about everything that went into your formulations and examine how making small changes makes a huge difference in the final outcome. That is why, in my opinion, it's crucial not only to understand how to read and use a formula… Continue reading Making Emulsified Body Butters With Different Emulsifiers

Bath &Body · Body Scrubs

HOW TO MAKE EMULSIFIED SUGAR SCRUBS. THREE SCRUBS – THREE EMULSIFIERS

I often get asked about substituting emulsifying wax in certain products. While in many ways changing an emulsifying system can have a great impact on the final consistency of a lotion or cream, I found that in anhydrous formulations (body butter, body balm, emulsified sugar scrub) they mostly change the way the product slips on… Continue reading HOW TO MAKE EMULSIFIED SUGAR SCRUBS. THREE SCRUBS – THREE EMULSIFIERS

Bath &Body · Making Extracts

Making Herbal and Flower-Infused Oils

Recently I've been researching how to make herbal extracts and infusions. I've made some glycerine-based extracts and it worked great. Maybe I'll make a separate post on this subject in the future. Next, I really wanted to make some oil infusions to boost skin loving properties of my anhydrous formulations. anhydrous = no water or… Continue reading Making Herbal and Flower-Infused Oils

Bath &Body · Body Oil

Scheherazade Rose &Patchouli Body Oil

As a child, I loved reading fairy tales from all over the world. They really opened my mind about different countries, cultures, and traditions and the experience was just magical. One of my favorite fairy tales collection was One Thousand and One Nights told by Shecherezade to King Shahryar to delay her execution. So when… Continue reading Scheherazade Rose &Patchouli Body Oil