Beard Balm

Today’s #makeitmonday we’re going to show you how to make a super easy beard balm. With valentine’s day around the corner why not surprise your other half this year and get them something that you’ll both love… handmade beard balm! Although this initially doesn’t scream red roses, hearts, ‘I love you’, trust me, that hairy […]

Coffee Body Butter

Green beauty for 2019 This coffee body butter is a great example of a recipe utilising some of nature’s most loved ingredients, the avocado and the coffee bean. Natural ingredients are so popular in the skincare industry, we want to reap all the benefits that nature has to offer us, and what better time to […]

Natural Sunscreens

The current heatwave may have brought many of us to the beaches and the great outdoors but for those who are wary of excessive sun exposure and the risks to skin health, a good quality skincare product containing sunscreen is a must. A report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) revealed that “up to 90% […]

A Tablespoon of Earth and a Teaspoon of Nature

A Quick Guide on Using Natural Clays in Cosmetics and CP Soap You may have seen our current advert campaign in the press or online recently that involves a subtle and traditional approach to soap and bath bomb making. Being a summer campaign, we wanted to reflect the image and feeling of ‘handmade’ and ‘rustic’ […]

#MakeItMonday Dog Shampoo

#MakeItMonday – The perfect Pooch Shampoo! To celebrate national pet month, we thought it would be appropriate to put forward a recipe in honour of our lovable, stinky balls of fluff that we call part of the family! The additional ingredient in this basic shampoo bar recipe is the wonderful natural oil called ‘Neem’.  Neem […]

#MakeItMonday- Lotion Bars

Today’s make are some moisturising Lotion Bars to keep your skin looking it’s best this Winter. Lotion bars slowly melt onto your skin when rubbed with warm hands, adding moisture and fragrance. This simple recipe uses Lavender Oil and creates a decadent and simple make. Ingredients: 100g Coconut Oil 100g Sweet Almond Oil 100g Beeswax […]

#MakeItMonday- Piña Colada Body Butter

This month’s ‘Make Of The Month’ is a revisited recipe, this brilliant Piña Colada Body Butter! A great recipe to make me start wishing for Summer more and more each day, and in all honesty it just smells DIVINE. As usual, this is a simple make, but I think it’s brilliant and last time we […]

#MakeItMonday- Tea Tree & Sea Weed Rejuvenating Facial Mask.

It’s not even one month into the year and I’ve already lost track of all of my resolutions (although I’m sure I’m not the only one!) One of my resolutions this year was to pay more attention to my skin care routine, meaning actually start a skin care routine, so to try and re-inspire myself […]

Finished Healing Salve

#MakeItMonday- Healing Salve For Chapped Skin

I always get to this time of year and feel like Winter is over when in reality we are smack bang in the middle of it! This is a quick and easy make to help with through the rest of the season by combating chapped skin. A brilliant make for those cold weather dog walkers, […]

#Make It Monday- Gentle Dispersing Face Scrub/Mask by Juliette Goggin & Abi Righton

This week’s #MakeItMonday is very special and comes from Handmade Beauty, natural recipes for your face, body and hair, and is written by Juliette Goggin and Abi Righton. The recipe and images have come straight from the book which hosts a whole collection of brilliant recipes for anyone looking to get into handmade beauty. Face […]