• comment faire une bombe de bain géode
    Bath bombs,  Gift ideas,  Intermediate,  Tutorials and recipes

    Learn how to make geode bath bombs!

    What’s this? A Bath-o-lith in the tub? Have you heard of Bath-o-liths? These beautifully hued rocks are made of salts and powders. When you place them in water, they bubble up—and some even make a lovely foam! Geologists, never fear: No, we haven’t discovered a new, strange, and wonderful mineral… we’ve created a new recipe for geode bath bombs! Easy enough to make, these DIY bath bombs look like beautiful crystals and are also a great gift idea (you can give them to yourself, of course!). What’s more, this bath bomb recipe is highly adaptable: you can choose whichever colour(s) you please or add a touch of mica for an…

  • 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,  Body,  Candles,  Gift ideas,  Tutorials and recipes

    Light My Fire with a homemade massage candle

    A relaxing evening in Light a candle, settle in comfortably, and enjoy the lovely light dancing along the wall while basking in its glow. Is there anything more alluring than candlelight? Only the light of a homemade massage candle! Learn how to make a candle that truly says “Light My Fire” with this recipe!   The oil, butter, and vegetable wax (designed for dermatological use) in this candle recipe were all chosen for their slippery feel, which makes for a smooth massage, and for their skin benefits. These ingredients will nourish and soften your skin as well as protect it from dehydration. A homemade candle, a massage, and someone you’re…

  • recette charbon
    Beginner,  Body,  Level of difficulty,  Tutorials and recipes

    “Fuel your body” with this handmade exfoliant!

    Do you crave soft, smooth skin? When you’ve been running around like crazy getting everyone and everything ready for the back-to-school season, don’t forget to take a few minutes and give yourself a well-deserved break. Here’s an idea: why not go ahead and spoil yourself with our handmade charcoal exfoliator! What could be better than soothing your cares away while rejuvenating your skin? Ready in just a few minutes, “Fuel your body” is a DIY exfoliant that will gently remove dead skin cells and renew your skin. Use it on your body and help keep that holiday glow as the days grow shorter. So light a few candles, burn some…

  • Bath,  Beginner,  Foaming bath,  Gift ideas,  Tutorials and recipes

    An easy-to-make bubble bath that’s kind to your skin

    Is there anything more inviting than a hot bath? A traditional bubble bath that poses no risk to your health? And to top it off, a relaxing scent? Well, if that’s what you’re looking for, you’ve come to the right place! Commercial bubble baths are often criticized for containing SLES (Sodium laureth sulfate), a foaming agent disapproved of by the David Suzuki Foundation and others since it can irritate the skin and eyes. At Coop Coco, we replace it in our recipes with coco betaine which, combined with with decyl glucoside, creates lots of suds while being kind to your skin. So here’s our recipe for a fast, easy bubble…