• how to make liquid dish soap
    Beginner,  Home,  Tutorials and recipes,  Zero waste

    This DIY dish soap leaves your plates Squeaky Clean

    This homemade dish soap (almost) makes doing the dishes enjoyable!  Benjamin Franklin said only two things are certain in life: death and taxes. Well, we’re pretty sure there’s a third, and that’s dishes! No sooner have you finished washing up than the cups and plates begin to stack up again. Although we can’t stop this fact of life, we have found a way to make dishwashing more enjoyable: Squeaky Clean, a homemade liquid dish soap! With it, washing even the greasiest pots and pans will be a breeze! When we decided to work on this dish soap recipe, we had several goals in mind. We were quite demanding! It had…

  • cleansing base
    Beginner,  Body,  Face,  Hair,  Soaps,  Tutorials and recipes

    Jack of all Soaps: The homemade cleansing base that does it all!

    A homemade cleansing base for everyone and everything! There’s someone new at Coop Coco, and his name is Jack! He adapts to everyone’s needs and helps out with everything around here… That’s how he got his nickname! But who is Jack, exactly? This Jack of all trades is in fact a Jack of all Soaps: an all-in-one cleansing base recipe! Made with very gentle ingredients, Jack of all Soaps can be used to wash your body, face, and hair—even if you have sensitive skin. Thanks to its neutral formula, you can also customize your all-in-one homemade cleansing base to your liking! You can add essential oils and other agents or…

  • comment faire son shampoing
    Beginner,  Hair,  Tutorials and recipes

    It’s homemade Shampoo Day!

    It’s never been easier to make your own shampoo What day is it? It’s Shampoo Day, of course! And what better way to enjoy it than with a homemade shampoo?! This recipe has it all: It’s quick and easy to make and can be customized to your liking! We felt that it was important to develop a shampoo recipe for even the most novice creators, since many people are scared off by complicated shampoo recipes. We wanted to prove there’s nothing to fear! Using your own homemade products is so satisfying; that’s why we try to make it accessible to everyone. One thing’s for sure: You’ll now look forward to…

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    Hair,  Tutorials and recipes

    Don’t be Knotty! Try out a homemade detangler

    Say goodbye to knots and hello to smooth hair! Are the knots in your hair making your life difficult? Has your hairbrush become your worst nightmare? Are you hesitating to even nod your head for fear of creating yet another knot? It’s time to put an end to all that and make Don’t be Knotty, a homemade hair detangling spray that will leave your hair soft and easy to brush. Rich in hydrating and nourishing ingredients, this recipe for a no-rinse conditioner is ideal for all hair types. Gone are the days of yelling “ouch!” while brushing. On the contrary, you’ll rediscover the pleasure of styling and running your hands…

  • 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…