From my Kitchen * DIY Gifts of beauty

Not only gifts of food comes out of my kitchen but I am busy making gifts for love one- these are also great hostess gifts if you are invited to a party.

Homemade lotion:

  • 3/4 C Oil (your choice -Coconut ,Argan, Jojoba )
  • 3 T Beeswax
  • 3/4 C filtered water (warm)
  • essential oil

Melt oil and beeswax in double boiler or microwave. Transfer after melting to stand mixer or food process and slowly add in water. ( Think mayonnaise ) when done -transfer to jars.

Homemade Face mask :

  • 3 T strong Chamomile tea
  • 3 T aloe Vera
  • 3 T honey
  • 4 T Ground oats

Mix all of the ingredients together to achieve a thick, gluey consistency. Apply and leave on for 15-20 minutes, then wash off with lukewarm water.

Met and Pour Honey Soap :

  • Soap base ( you can use glycerin ,honey or goat milk)
  • Pyrex Measuring cup to melt soap base in.
  • honey ( 1/2 tsp per pound)
  • Soap mold

Melt soap base in the microwave slowly (like chocolate) After melting add honey -and stir . Pour into molds and let harden.

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