• How to make soap?
    Tutorials and recipes

    Which oils and butters should I use in my homemade soap?

    Making your own soap: A beautifully complex process Soapmaking is an art—we’d even say a science! Shout out to our workshop la Science du Savon (note that all our workshops are offered in French only)! But even when you’re working from a recipe, soapmaking can be a little challenging at first. So, developing your own cold process soap recipe is definitely no small feat!  First, you have to master the , but there’s a lot more to it than that! The oils and butters you choose will also have a direct impact on your final creation. They influence not only the final colour of your soap—as we explain in this…

  • comment faire un baume corporel
    Beginner,  Body

    Bee Free of dry skin this winter with a DIY vegan body balm!

    Your skin will fall in love with this winter body balm recipe! As far as our skin is concerned, winter is often synonymous with dryness, irritation, and redness. But what if you could “Bee Free” of all that? Our winter balm recipe proves that it’s possible! To create this body balm recipe, we used ingredients that are known for their protective and nourishing properties. This homemade body balm for cold days will take care of your epidermis by helping it maintain hydration and by softening your skin. Why not spend your winter comfortably and peacefully, without fearing bad weather and sub-zero temperatures? To make everyone happy, this winter body balm…

  • 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…

  • homemade cream for the sun
    Advanced,  Body,  Summer recipes,  Tutorials and recipes

    Summer cream countdown in 3, 2, 1… Sun!

    Greet the sun with this cream recipe! Get ready! The sun is here, and it’s shining high and bright! But to enjoy it with an easy mind, a suitable product is needed… So we’ve come up with a special homemade cream for sunny days. It’s perfect for summer or vacations to sun-drenched places. All set yet? On your mark in 3, 2, 1… Sun! This recipe for a sun-specific cream allows you to appreciate beautiful days outside without fear. Don’t hesitate to make several small bottles of it, so you can bring a conveniently sized container along with you wherever you go. On the beach, in the city, in the…

  • Body,  Summer recipes,  Tutorials and recipes

    Homemade cream for the sun

    Our minds and bodies may need the sun, but we still have to protect ourselves! Sunburns can be painful (ouch! ouch! ouch! ouch! ouch!), so take the necessary precautions before soaking up those mood-boosting rays! Before I share this cream recipe, here are a few facts. Sun protection products are composed of filters that reflect UV light to protect the skin. These filters can be either chemical or mineral. Chemical filters penetrate the skin, potentially causing allergic reactions or irritating sensitive skin. The mineral filters used are titanium dioxide and zinc oxide. They create a UV barrier on the surface of the skin but don’t penetrate it. So they are…