• Soaps,  Tutorials and recipes

    Geranium, tangerine, and lavender soap

    How to make a flowery soap? A favourite of “budding” gardeners, geraniums add bright splashes of colour to gardens and balconies everywhere. Their sweet rose-like fragrance harmonizes well with orange and lavender, a synergy that inspired us to create this fresh floral soap. What better way to bring the scent of geraniums wafting in the breeze into your bathroom? Ingredients Oils 226 g (15.12%) of olive oil 222 g (14.85%) of coconut oil 222 g (14.85%) of palm oil 150 g (10.03%) of avocado oil 97 g (6.49%) of sesame oil 50 g (3.34%) of castor oil Caustic solution 141 g (9.43%) of lye 283 g (18.93%) of demineralized water…

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    Natural mosquito repellent

    The good weather means swimming pools, beaches, festivals, camping, and MOSQUITOES! Now the skeeters may be happy to see us, but the feeling is definitely not mutual. Conventional mosquito repellants are effective, but they contain products such as DEET, which is toxic, irritates the mucous membranes, and has been scientifically proven to be neurotoxic. So we propose an effective natural alternative that will prevent mosquito bites this summer without endangering the health of you or your family. It’s effective for one or two hours, depending on the individual, the temperature, and the level of activity. Caution: fractionated coconut oil does not stain clothing, but that is not true for all…