• how to make liquid soap
    Beginner,  Body,  Hands,  Level of difficulty,  Soaps

    We’ve got a Handy Dandy soap recipe for you!

    This homemade liquid soap is gentle and easy to make! It’s convenient to have a liquid soap next to your kitchen or bathroom sink, isn’t it? And wouldn’t it be lovely if you could make it yourself? That’s why we wanted to develop a liquid hand soap recipe, but we didn’t know what a challenge it would be! One was too thick, the next didn’t wash well, then another was too harsh on skin. But now that our trials are over, have we ever got a Handy Dandy recipe for you! Don’t worry, it’s a lot easier to follow than it was to create. This homemade liquid soap is very…

  • recette de crème pour les mains
    Advanced,  Hands,  Tutorials and recipes

    Save your skin with Help 4 Hands, a DIY hand cream!

    A vegan hand cream recipe to soften damaged skin Are your hands just as soft as your old, rough dish scrub? Do you hesitate to hold your other half’s hand for fear of injuring them? Do you ever gaze at your chapped hands sadly, wondering if you could use them like sandpaper? Stop everything and save your skin! Simply call on Help 4 Hands, a homemade hand cream, to come to your rescue. This recipe was specially designed to make your skin soft and supple. It helps protect your skin from external aggressions while nourishing and hydrating it. With its pleasant texture, this DIY natural hand cream glides on easily…

  • Beginner,  Hands,  Tutorials and recipes

    Fetching fingertips? Nailed It!

    A homemade nail serum for handsome hands Are you looking to feel good all the way to your fingertips? Why not concoct a homemade nail care treatment that will not only leave them shining, but also stronger and smoother? Read on to learn how to make a homemade nail oil quickly and easily. You’ll have Nailed It in no time! This nail care doubles as a DIY cuticle oil. The vegetable oils in this nail serum recipe will also soften your cuticles and allow you to cut or push them back. For maximum effect, try dipping your hands into a warm water bath before applying your homemade nail serum! This…

  • Beginner,  Gift ideas,  Hands,  Summer recipes,  Tutorials and recipes

    Gardener’s salve

    Summer has finally arrived, and many of us are busy working in our private or community gardens. As enjoyable and healthy as that can be, however, it’s not without its minor annoyances such as cuts and scrapes. No doubt you’ll also have your share of dry, rough, or painful hands in need of a little TLC. To soothe and heal your hands (and ours too!), we’ve developed a recipe for an antiseptic, anti-fungal, healing, moisturizing salve. It includes essential oils known to promote healing: hô wood promotes cellular regeneration; camomile is an anti-inflammatory; palmarosa has strong anti-infective properties, and lavender aspic has a healing effect and soothes insect bites. The…

  • Hands,  Intermediate,  Soaps,  Summer recipes,  Tutorials and recipes

    “Green thumb” gardener’s soap

    Sure to be a hit with community gardeners and do-it-yourselfers everywhere! We found that our own hands were often dirtied or damaged by our various physical activities, so we created a soap that cleanses, “scrubs,” and repairs. It was originally intended for gardeners, but we put it to the test and found it works not just for scrubbing away dirt but also for removing paint, oil, and grease (yup, we’ve got lots of different hobbies!). So here’s a recipe for a soap that will delight all the gardeners you know, to be made and shared at every opportunity! How to make hand’s soap? Ingredients 350 g (37.54%) of olive oil…