Thursday, October 2, 2014
"The old adage, "you are what you eat" is hardly more true than when it comes to natural beauty. There's almost nothing better to support a great head of hair than a healthy body fueled by excellent nutrition. Eating a varied diet with plenty of fruits and vegetables usually does the trick, but you can take your commitment to healthy hair one step further by making sure to include some hair super-foods in your regular menu." To find out more about healthy hair, read their blog posting Essential Nutrition For Healthy Hair.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Love coconuts? Here is a really nice recipe that is found on the From Nature With Love website called Coconut Sugar Body Polish Recipe. The recipe was submitted by Angelica of Inglewood, CA for all of us to try and fall in love with. It contains very few ingredients including sugar, graded coconut, sweet almond oil and coconut powdered milk. I have only seen non fat powdered milk at my local grocery store. So I am not sure if you can substitute it for coconut powdered milk since I have not seen it at my local grocery store. It probably be found somewhere. Does anyone know?
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Beginner Soapmaking Series - Lye Safety and Handling. This posting gives you the low down on lye in very simple terms and will help dispel the fear of using lye. Do not be scared using lye if you use it properly and with respect!
Monday, September 29, 2014
5 Tips to Create Professional Looking Soap. Even if you are not ready to sell your soap but you want to give them out as gifts you should read this to make sure that your soap looks the best it can be,
Sunday, September 28, 2014
Cold Process Swirl Soap. The posting originally comes from Arctida's Creations and uses the spoon swirling method. Spoon swirling is a simple technique that makes a big impact. Just thought I would let you know that this recipe yields about four pounds of soap.