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Pure Charcoal Melt and Pour Soap DIY

March 1, 2017

What You’ll Need: Pure Soap Silicone Tray Mold 32 oz. Aloe Vera Melt and Pour 3 oz. White Melt and Pour Soap Base 2 tsp. Activated Charcoal 0.8 oz. Tea Tree Essential Oil 99% Isopropyl Alcohol in Spray Bottle Clean Up Tool Injector Tool ONE: Chop 3 ounces of White Melt and Pour Soap Base into small chunks. Place them […]

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Frankincense Essential Oil Body Balm DIY

February 22, 2017

What You’ll Need: Four 4 oz. Bail Jars 9 oz. Avocado Oil 3 oz. Kokum Butter 2 oz. Cera Bellina Wax 0.2 oz. Frankincense Essential Oil Optional: Dropper ONE: Chop any large pieces of kokum butter into smaller pieces using a sharp knife. This helps the butter melt more easily. The smaller the pieces, the […]

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Midnight Plum Melt and Pour Soap DIY

January 18, 2017

What You’ll Need: 12 Bar Round Silicone Mold 32 oz. Stephenson Ultra Clear Soap Base Queen’s Purple Color Block Black Oxide Color Block 1/2 Tbs. Iridescent Glitter 1 tsp. Snowflake Sparkle Mica 0.6 oz. Bramble Berry’s Alien Type Fragrance Oil 0.6 oz. Vanilla Color Stabilizer  99% Isopropyl Alcohol in Spray Bottle ONE: Cut and melt 32 ounces of Stephenson […]

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Chamomile and Coconut Oil Body Balm DIY

January 12, 2017

Chamomile is one of my favorite herbs to use in do-it-yourself beauty products. The use of chamomile in skincare has been traced all the way back to Ancient times, including ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome. Today, chamomile is still ingested and applied to the skin for its anti-inflammatory properties. To add the skin-loving properties to this balm, coconut […]

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Christmas Star Melt & Pour Soap Tutorial

December 8, 2016

What You’ll Need: Christmas Star Mold (two molds) 18 oz. Clear Melt and Pour Soap Base 0.1 oz. Sleigh Ride Fragrance Oil 0.1 oz. Vanilla Color Stabilizer Shimmer Sparkle Gold Color Block Merlot Sparkle Mica Shamrock Green Mica 99% Isopropyl Alcohol & Spray Bottle ONE: Chop and melt 18 ounces of Clear Melt and Pour Soap in […]

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Lavender Lotion Bar Tutorial

November 30, 2016

What You’ll Need: 25 Mini Deodorant Tubes 3.5 oz. Argan Oil 3 oz. Avocado Butter 2 oz. White Beeswax 0.1 oz. Lavender 40/42 Essential Oil Optional: Lavender Lotion Bar Label Template ONE: In a small heat-safe container, combine the argan oil, avocado butter and white beeswax. Microwave on 30-60 second bursts until fully melted. Beeswax has a high melting point […]

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Pumpkin Souffle Cold Process Soap Tutorial

November 23, 2016

What You’ll Need: 8 Paper Disposable Cups (cut to hold 4 ounces)  8 oz. Coconut Oil (25%) 9.6 oz. Palm Oil (30%) 8 oz. Olive Oil (25%) 6.4 oz. Sweet Almond Oil (20%) 4.5 oz. Sodium Hydroxide Lye 10.5 oz. Distilled Water 1.7 oz. Pumpkin Souffle Fragrance Oil Titanium Dioxide Disposable Frosting Bag Used Coffee Grounds MOLD […]

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Vermont Maple Melt & Pour Soap DIY

October 26, 2016

What You’ll Need: Guest Leaves Mold 10 oz. Clear Melt and Pour Soap Base 0.2 oz. Vermont Maple Fragrance Oil 0.2 oz. Vanilla Color Stabilizer Shimmer Sparkle Gold Color Block Perfect Red Color Block Perfect Orange Color Block Yellow Oxide Color Block 99% Isopropyl Alcohol in Spray Bottle Evergreen Mica Merlot Sparkle Mica ONE: Chop and melt […]

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Cocoa Butter Cashmere Body Mousse DIY

October 19, 2016

What You’ll Need: Three Tall 8 oz. Bail Jars 8 oz. Avocado Butter 3 oz. Cocoa Butter Chunks 2 oz. Jojoba Oil 6 mL Cocoa Butter Cashmere Fragrance Oil Dropper ONE: Add the jojoba oil and cocoa butter into a small, heat-safe container. Melt in the microwave using 30-60 second bursts. Cocoa butter has a […]

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Chamomile Oat Melt & Pour Bars DIY

September 14, 2016

What You’ll Need: Two Broad Rectangle Heavy Duty Molds 32 oz. Stephenson Oatmeal and Shea Melt and Pour 10 oz. Stephenson Ultra Clear Soap Base 1 oz. Chamomile Bergamot Fragrance Oil .5 oz. Chamomile Extract  Chamomile Herb, Egyptian 99% Isopropyl Alcohol in 8 oz. Spray Bottle ONE: Place a pinch of the dried chamomile herb into each […]

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Green Smoothie Whipped Body Butter DIY

September 7, 2016

What You’ll Need: 15 oz. Avocado Butter 4.2 oz. Grapeseed Oil 5 mL Green Tea Extract 5 mL Green Smoothie Fragrance Oil 5 tsp. Arrowroot Powder Four 8 oz. Plastic Bail Jars Droppers ONE: In a large bowl, measure out 15 oz. of avocado butter. Using a hand blender or stand mixer, whip the butter […]

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DIY Violet Sugar Scrub Cubes

August 17, 2016

What You’ll Need: 10 Small Cubes Mold & Package 16 oz. Granulated Sugar 11 oz. Clear Melt and Pour Soap Base 6 oz. Sweet Almond Oil 3 oz. Glycerin 0.4 oz. Violet Fragrance Oil Liquid Violet Optional: Dropper ONE: Chop and melt 11 ounces of Clear Melt and Pour Soap in the microwave using 15-20 second bursts until […]

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Fish-in-a-Bag Melt and Pour Soap DIY

August 3, 2016

  What You’ll Need: Small Clear Plastic Bags (We used 4″ x 6″ bags similar to these) 21 oz. Stephenson Ultra Clear Melt and Pour Base 0.4 oz. Apple Macintosh Candle & Soap Fragrance Oil Brilliant Blue LabColor Fine Iridescent Glitter 6-9 Toy Fish (In this tutorial, I used about 2-3 fish per soap. The kit includes […]

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Heavenly Lilac Bath Truffle Tutorial + Free Printable

July 6, 2016

What You’ll Need: 3 Guest Five Flowers Mold 2.5 cups Sodium Bicarbonate (Baking Soda) 1.25 cups Citric Acid 2 oz. Cocoa Butter 2 oz. Shea Butter 7 mL Lilac Fragrance Oil 1/4 tsp. Party Pink Mica 1/4 tsp. Lavender Mica 6-7 Tbs. Rose Petals Dropper Optional: Heavenly Lilac Bath Truffle Label PDF ONE: In a large […]

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Pumice and Poppy Seed Melt and Pour Tutorial

June 22, 2016

What You’ll Need: Round Cupcake Silicone Mold 14 oz. Shaving Melt and Pour Base 10 oz. White Melt and Pour Base 8 mL Bramble Berry’s Made to Measure Type Fragrance Oil  1 Tbs. Lagoon Green Jojoba Beads  1 Tbs. Poppy Seeds 1 Tbs. Pumice 99% Isopropyl Alcohol Dropper Optional: 8 oz. Bottle (Spray Top) ONE: Chop and melt […]

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Blueberry Jam Sugar Scrub Easy DIY

May 25, 2016

What You’ll Need: Four 8 oz. Tall Plastic Bail Jars 20 oz. Granulated Sugar 1.8 oz. Jasmine Jojoba Beads 1.8 oz. Sierra Sky Jojoba Beads 1 oz. Potassium Cocoate 1 oz. Fractionated Coconut Oil  9 mL Blueberry Jam Fragrance Oil 9 mL Optiphen Droppers ONE: In a large container, add 1.8 oz. of Jasmine Jojoba Beads, 1.8 oz. […]

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