Research shows that breathing in peppermint can make people feel more alert and can boost their memory.
Eucalyptus essential oil is distilled from the leaves of the tree and is great for body care products like salves and rubs.
Lemongrass is a fast-growing, tropical grass native to Sri Lanka and south India and is now cultivated in warm climates in Africa and Asia.
The best homemade soap recipes pair quality ingredients with creativity. Aside from being nourishing for the skin, try to set your soap apart from bars you'd find in the store by adding texture and color.
If you’re a pumpkin spice fan then this should be your go-to soap recipe for fall time! It only takes about 10 minutes to make so you’ll be able to whip it up quickly.
A quick DIY, this 10-minute melt and pour recipe incorporates the anti-aging, acne-fighting, clarifying, and moisturizing properties of raw organic honey with the skin soothing benefits of goat milk – no lye needed.
There will be less lumps than if you use water. Mix powdered goat’s milk and other ingredients with oil as well for the same reason.
Using a beveller creates smooth edges on the soap, helping it to look crisp and clean. Simply slide the bar of soap across the blade in the center of the beveller.
If you’re feeling like making a soap that is a little more involved, using a cold process is a great craft to try.