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How to Create Custom Soaps From A Single Recipe

Today, I’d like to show you how I took one simple, plain recipe and doctored it up to create a variety of custom soaps. The point I’d like for you to take away from this, is not that you have to follow these recipes exactly (though you’re certainly free to do so!), but to use the idea as a jumping off point to create your own unique products from your own favorite recipe. Don’t be afraid to get creative and change things around! My foray into making homemade soap started several years ago when my son was little and had a ton of allergies. Trying to find products that were gluten free, dairy free, corn free, soy free AND unscented was impossible. For a time, he took baths with plain water since I couldn’t find anything suitable to wash him with. After a lot of research, I finally took the plunge into making my own soap and haven’t stopped since!

Today, I’d like to show you how I took one simple, plain recipe and doctored it up to create a variety of custom soaps. The point I’d like for you to take away from this, is not that you have to follow these recipes exactly, but to use the idea as a jumping …

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Homemade Wasp Repellent That is Safe and Effective

With spring comes many wonderful things – sunlight, flowers, vegetable gardens. Unfortunately, spring also brings out wasps and even if you aren’t deathly allergic to those little stingers, they can be very painful.

With spring comes many wonderful things – sunlight, flowers, vegetable gardens. Unfortunately, spring also brings out wasps and even if you aren’t deathly allergic to those little stingers, they can be very painful. Here is a recipe for a Homemade Wasp Repellent That is Safe and Effective

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Homemade Natural Translucent Powder

Homemade Natural Translucent Powder

I am beyond excited to share my latest DIY find with you, homemade all-natural translucent powder! I heard about this from a friend and thought it was worth a whirl…and it’s amazing. Can you tell I am RAVING about it!?!?!  I have super oily skin and this stuff blots the …

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Homemade Mascara: All Natural and Eye Friendly

Homemade is always better, at least this is what the hippie homemade lovers like me believe 😀 And after I have started to make some of my beauty products at home (like powder foundation, blush, eyeliner) is time for a new basic make-up product: mascara.

Homemade is always better, at least this is what the hippie homemade lovers like me believe 😀 And after I have started to make some of my beauty products at home (like powder foundation, blush, eyeliner) is time for a new basic make-up product: mascara.

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