Redneck – A Niacinamide Serum Spray and Oil-Free Lotion

Inspired by a facial toner I saw on SwiftCraftyMonkey’s site (here), and having recently acquired some niacinamide powder, I wanted to try to create some products for my poor husband who suffers from “redneck”.

This is not the kind of stereotypical “redneck” that some husbands suffer from (ahem), but actual red neck caused by sun damage over years and years of exposure to UV rays.

Now, my husband likes everything unscented, and in this case, it is wise to keep this product unscented, as perfumes can aggravate redneck (honesty, I don’t know what the condition is called, but his neck is red, so I call it redneck).   He also has oily skin and can’t tolerate oil based products, so I knew it had to be oil-free.   Sounds like a challenge to me! Continue reading “Redneck – A Niacinamide Serum Spray and Oil-Free Lotion”

Pride and Joy – A “dry” feeling cream with Borage, Babassu and Rice Bran Oils (and a load of other goodies)

Last night, instead of being lazy and sitting around watching TV (which I really did feel like doing for some reason), I made one more thing — a thick cream.

I enjoyed the scent of my “Hello Gorgeous” soap so much, I wanted to make a thick cream with that scent (Avobath Type).   It turned out great, and I love it, so this one is for me (not for gifting). Continue reading “Pride and Joy – A “dry” feeling cream with Borage, Babassu and Rice Bran Oils (and a load of other goodies)”