• homemade lip balm
    Face,  Intermediate,  Lip balm,  Tutorials and recipes

    Say “Kiss Me, Honey” with this homemade lip balm

    When honey gives us sweet kisses  Honey is a marvel. Not only does it naturally sweeten our food, it also provides care for our skin and hair. However, it’s sometimes tricky to use in cosmetics because honey is insoluble in oil… We managed to solve this challenge in our new homemade lip balm recipe, so now we can say, “Kiss Me, Honey!”  The secret lies in lanolin, another ingredient with wonderful properties. When combined with beeswax, lanolin becomes emulsifying, allowing us to incorporate honey into our homemade lip balm. The result is sweet, hydrating, nourishing, and protective: all such lovely things! Happiness is lips that say, “Kiss Me, Honey!”  How…

  • comment faire du savon qui flotte
    Advanced,  Soaps,  Tutorials and recipes

    This whipped soap recipe will have you On Cloud Nine

    Like an idyllic sky, this homemade soap is all softness and light! Have you been dreaming of a cold process soap recipe that’s as soft as a cloud, looks like the sky, and is so light it floats on water? Dream no longer: Coop Coco has created it! After many hours of research and reverie, we’ve finally achieved a soap as inspiring as the heavens. Come join us On Cloud Nine with our new DIY soap! Rich in solid butters whipped up like a fine Chantilly cream, this soap is softness incarnate—and it’s as good for your skin as it looks. Like a dessert, this homemade soap is made with…

  • recette savon maison
    Soaps,  Summer recipes,  Tutorials and recipes

    Lather up a bit of summer with this Refreshing Watermelon

    A homemade soap recipe as sweet and sunny as summer The great thing about soapmaking is that you can give free rein to your imagination, creating unique soaps to suit your heart’s desires. The idea for this recipe came to us in the dead of winter, when the white landscapes, grey skies, and barren trees left us craving a little slice of summer… And so our Refreshing Watermelon Soap was born! Thanks to this decorative handmade soap, you can switch seasons for a few instants. We’re particularly fond of its beautiful and refreshing colours, plus it smells so delicious you’ll feel like biting into it—which is obviously not recommended! With…

  • Face,  Intermediate,  Tutorials and recipes

    Face paint recipe for little Halloween monsters!

    Learn how to prepare your own Halloween face paint Halloween is fast approaching, and a host of monsters, ghouls, witches, and goblins will soon be out in force once again! It’s one of our favourite times of the year, with fun and chills to spare (not to mention tons of sticky candy – to be consumed in moderation, of course). To help get you in the mood, here’s our recipe for handmade face paint for children and the young at heart! If you’ve decided that this year you want to make your own costumes and face paint, or prefer to use handmade make-up whose ingredients you can vouch for, this…

  • Gift ideas,  Intermediate,  Soaps,  Tutorials and recipes

    “Say it with soap » soap

    How to make a romantic soap? Ah, love! So many beautiful works have been written in its name! The love of parents for their children and of children for their parents, brotherly love, the love of best friends and soul mates: endless inspiration for novelists, poets, painters, musicians, and even soap makers! Make it and give it with all your heart because, honestly: who doesn’t need love? A beautiful soap made with love, in the name of love, for all those times you don’t have the words to say “I love you”. Before you start Read the recipe all the way through to familiarize yourself with the steps. The recipe…