It’s Saturday and I am at it again — making a mess in my kitchen.
Today, I made 4 different batches of lotions and every one of them (knock on wood) has turned out perfectly — exactly as I envisioned them. I love when that happens.
I won’t get a chance to get good pictures of the final products until tomorrow, but I took plenty of “making” pictures today! Continue reading “4 Attempts – 4 Successes – Perfect Saturday!”
On Saturday I posted a teaser for a couple of soaps that I made that day. Today I unmolded and cut them. As promised, I am posting the “after” pictures.
Continue reading “Mystery Soap Cutting”
Earlier today I posted about my exciting batch of failed soap. That was so much fun, I decided to be experimental again and try out a totally new (for me) thing with inventing “the perfect shampoo bar”.
So I thought, “What would be the perfect ingredients for a shampoo bar?”. Well, I decided to take the “kitchen sink” approach (more is better) and go for it (my hair needs a lot of help). Continue reading “In search of the holy grail (in a shampoo bar)”
Tonight I was feeling experimental, so I concocted a new cream recipe and did some experiments on it. We’ll have to wait and see what happens to it tomorrow. I may have pushed the envelope too far, or it could be great. Only time will tell.
I decided to call this “Sweet 16 Cream” because I included many anti-aging oils and ingredients. The essential oils blend I used smells sweet, innocent, and light – like a carefree 16-year-old (or a marshmallow) (or both). Continue reading “Sweet 16 Cream -New Experimental Lotion Recipe”