Recipes from Yesteryear - For Bath & Body

Recipes from Yesteryear – For Bath & Body

Recipes from Yesteryear – For Bath & Body  Here are a few more recipes from yesteryear. Soft Skin Fix – While in the shower, soap up your body with your favorite soap and before rinsing off apply yellow cornmeal as a scrub on your skin using moistened hands. Sore Nipples from Nursing – Grated carrots applied directly to cracked nipples …

Recipes of Yesteryear - For Hair and Teeth

Recipes of Yesteryear – For Hair and Teeth

More old recipes from bygone years… For Hair Hair Strengthener – Divide hair in sections and with a small brush apply olive oil directly to the scalp. To get good penetration wrap the head for one hour in hot towels, rinsing and reheating as needed. For Oily Hair – Beat two eggs along with a small glass of rum, apply …

Recipes from Yesteryear - For the Face

Recipes from Yesteryear – For the Face

Yes, yes, I am still here – busy, but definitely here. I have lots to share in the new year, but since I am cramped on time right now (the story of my life, and yours I’m sure), I am sharing with you some recipes that I gathered from old books or that have been past down from generation to …

Exotic Bath Salts Recipe

Exotic Bath Salts 2 cups Dead Sea salt, coarse 1 ½ cup Dead Sea salt, fine 15 drops Coriander essential oil 15 drops Frankincense essential oil 10 drops Lime essential oil 10 drops Rose essential oil ¼ cup Rose buds, dried Mix salts and add scent. Gently mix in rose buds. Use ¼ to ½ cup of mixture in tub …

Yuzu Salt Scrub Recipe

Yuzu Salt Scrub 1 cup Dead Sea salt, fine or medium 2 oz Grapeseed oil 1 oz Sweet almond oil ¾ tsp Yuzu essential oil ½ tsp Ylang Ylang essential oil Mix oils and add scent. Pour the oils over the salt and stir well. Check back regularly for new recipes on our Recipe Database.  Recipes for soap, bath and body, cosmetics, …

Pomegranate Sugar Scrub Recipe

Pomegranate Sugar Scrub Recipe

Pomegranate Sugar Scrub 1 cup Turbinado sugar 2 oz Cocoa butter 1 oz Pomegranate seed oil 1 tbsp Pomegranate seeds ½ tsp Pomegranate essential oil ½ tsp Vanilla essential oil Melt the cocoa butter and oil, and then add the scent. Mix all the dry ingredients together. Pour the oils over the dry mixture and stir well. Check back regularly …

Vanilla Cream Lotion Bar Recipe

Vanilla Cream Lotion Bar Recipe

Vanilla Cream Lotion Bar 4 oz Beeswax 2oz Cocoa butter 2 oz Kokum butter 4 oz Sweet almond oil 1 tsp Vanilla essential oil 1 tsp Honey powder ¼ tsp Vitamin E Melt the butters and oils together and add vitamin E. Remove from heat and stir in the scent and powdered ingredients. Place into molds. Allow to set for …

Green Tea Bath Bombs Recipe

Green Tea Bath Bombs 1 cup Citric Acid 2 cups Baking Soda ½ tsp Chamomile essential oil ½ tsp Lemon essential oil 1 tablespoon Green tea powder ¼ tsp chromium green oxide powder (optional) Witch Hazel Blend baking soda, and green tea powder in large mixing bowl. Add the Citric Acid and mix well. Add oxide and mix well. Add …

Rosemary Mint Bath Tea Recipe

Rosemary Mint Bath Tea ½ cup Sea salt ½ cup Peppermint leaves, dried ½ cup Spearmint leaves, dried ½ cup Rosemary, dried 15 drops Peppermint essential oil 15 drops Spearmint essential oil 10 drops Rosemary essential oil Large Tea Bags Blend the essential oils with the sea salt. Add the botanicals and stir well. Add 2-3 tablespoons of the mixture …

Herbal Milk Facial Scrub Recipe

Herbal Milk Facial Scrub Recipe

Herbal Milk Facial Scrub ½ cup French green clay ½ cup Oatmeal ½ cup Rose petal powder 4 tbsp Comfrey leaf powder 2 tbsp Lavender buds powder 2 tbsp Lemongrass powder 2 tbsp Goat’s Milk powder Blend all ingredients well. To use, place a small amount of mixture in palm and moisten with ½ tsp of water. Apply to face …

Fresh & Natural Lemon Lime Lip Balm Recipe

Fresh & Natural Lemon Lime Lip Balm Recipe

Fresh & Natural Lemon Lime Lip Balm Recipe – This easy to make lip balm uses lip safe essential oils and soothes and protects the skin from chapping. Fresh & Natural Lemon Lime Lip Balm Recipe 8 tsp Sweet almond oil 2 tsp Beeswax 1 tsp Honey 5 drops Lemon essential oil 5 drops Lime essential oil Melt oil, beeswax and …

Refreshing Tangerine Melt & Pour Soap Recipe

Refreshing Tangerine Melt & Pour Soap Recipe

Try this Refreshing Tangerine Melt & Pour Soap Recipe.  This easy to make soap has a refreshing tangerine scent and a lovely golden hue. Refreshing Tangerine Melt & Pour Soap – 1lb By volume unless otherwise stated 16 oz Shea butter melt and pour soap base, all natural, by weight 1 tsp Tangerine essential oil ½ tsp Sweet Orange essential oil …