Recipes

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Refreshing and soothing facial toner from spruce tips

1.6.2022

This toner should be prepared when the spruce tips are at their best. The effect of this toner is...

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hyttyskarkote

Natural mosquito repellents

26.5.2022

Many people are now excited about hiking outdoors, enjoying sunny spring days. It is really...

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Hair moisturizing and caring herbal rinse; how to prepare it easily by yourself

2.6.2021

Hair care has recently become very interesting in a positive way. Many people are not anymore...

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How to make an effective alcohol extract of herbs and plants?

26.5.2021

Photo Marina Pershina Pixabaystä Alcohol extraction is a basic guideline for cosmetics. ...

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riisivesi

Wonderful rice water; intensive care for damaged hair

3.2.2021

Rice water is the secret to gorgeous Asian hair Kuva Sasin Tipchai Pixabaystä Rice water is...

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Calendula toner and moisturizing Calendula – sea buckthorn hand lotion

20.1.2021

Glucomannan has been used as a thickener in these two products. I wrote an interesting article...

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Recipes for sea buckthorn oil

15.1.2021

Sea buckthorn oil is a valuable and very useful cosmetic oil. It belongs to the so-called special...

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epsomsuola-resepteja

Epsom salt recipes

18.11.2020

Epsom salt is mainly used as a bath salt. It contains mostly magnesium sulphate. Epsom salt also...

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maaginen-kylpysuola

Magical bath salt or soak for Halloween

28.10.2020

Herbs have many wonderful effects to our body. In addition, many herbs are known for their magical...

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huulivoide

Chapped lips; two effective products for the lips

14.10.2020

The dry and strong spring wind treats the skin badly. Lips suffer especially from the dry spring...

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An effective, moisturizing conditioner for hair ends

23.9.2020

Instead of using a conditioner, using apple cider vinegar or other sour cream is becoming more and...

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Drying of herbs

21.9.2020

The end of the summer is the best time to dry herbs for cosmetic use. Of course, herbs for...

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Artemisia facial toner

26.8.2020

Photo by Christina Deravedisian on Unsplash The next product in my Artemisia beauty collection...

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A deodorant spray from Meadowsweet

15.7.2020

I have for years been looking for the perfect home-made deodorant spray recipe. Home-made...

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Whipped body butter with calendula and calendula foot soak

20.5.2020

Here are two calendula recipes for you. Calendula body butter is a classic that many make...

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kosmetiikkaa-siemenista

Two effective facial masks from the seeds

15.4.2020

Kuva: NordWood Themes on Unsplash One of my favourite raw material in homemade cosmetics is...

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Nourishing cosmetics from flaxseed

26.3.2020

Flaxseeds contain a unique combination of ingredients necessary in skincare. Under a dense, hard...

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herbal-oil

Here’s how to make herbal infused oil

26.3.2020

The way to benefit from active ingredients of the plants is to make extracts from them and then...

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homemade-carrot-oil

Homemade carrot oil, easy to prepare

19.3.2020

Carrot oil is a very popular product in cosmetics.  Many different manufacturers are making...

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lesitiinivoide

Softening and moisturizing homemade cream made from rice bran oil and lecithin

22.1.2020

There are many ways to make facial and body creams. This time I tried lecithin as the only...

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kotitekoinen-hammastahna

Homemade toothpaste

4.1.2020

Many people prefer to use regular toothpaste because it contains fluorine. I understand that well....

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Refreshing foot deodorant

19.12.2019

We do walk a lot during our everyday life, also during holidays. In warm temperatures, our feet...

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Protective moisturizing rose oil cream

17.12.2019

Rose oil is very popular in skin care as such. However, rose oil can be used as an ingredient in...

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powder

Homemade body powder and sun protection booster powder

11.12.2019

Body powder is usually made of talc. However, according to some research, talc has been found to...

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herbal-cosmetic

Herbal serums, tinctures based on oil

10.12.2019

I've told you in the previous post how to make herbal oil. It's a slow process, even if you use...

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Scented, Moisturizing Hair Spray

6.12.2019

Essential oils can be used in many products. Their active ingredients can be used as remedy to...

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salt-scrub

Salt peeling and other salt products

3.12.2019

Salt is a very beneficial ingredient for the skin. However, we have not been seen it much...

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papaya-aloe-vera-lotion

Creamy Papaya and Aloe Vera Lotion

30.10.2019

This time I wanted to make a very moisturizing cream. Now, when winter is coming and the air gets...

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yrttihaudukkeen valmistaminen

How to prepare a herbal infusion

24.10.2019

Herbs are the most interesting part of cosmetics. Herbs have mysterious powers that help our skin...

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colloidal-oatmeal

Recipes from colloidal oatmeal

18.10.2019

You can easily make many kinds of cosmetics from very fine milled colloidal oatmeal (Avena...

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