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Herbal Facial Treats
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Honey ~ Rose Face Wash

Makes 9 ounces :
  • 2/3 cup distilled water
  • 1/4 cup unscented shampoo
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 2 table spoons rose water
  • 1 teaspoon table salt

    Warm the water and add the shampoo, stirring until well blended. Add the honey, rose water, and salt, stirring until thick and well blended. Store in a bottle.

Lemon ~ Mint Face Wash

Makes 9 ounces :
  • 1 cup mineral water
  • 1/2 tablespoon unscented glycerin soap
  • 5 drops lemon oil
  • 5 drops peppermint oil
  • 1 teaspoon table salt

    In a heavy saucepan bring the water to a boil and add the glycerin soap, stirring until the soap has dissolved. Remove the pan from the heat. Add the lemon oil and peppermint oil and stir until well blended. Let cool to room temperature and bottle.

Herbal Face Refresher

Makes 9 ounces :
  • 1 cup distilled water
  • 1 tablespoon dried elder flowers
  • 1 tablespoon dried lavender
  • 1 tablespoon dried chamomile
  • 1 tablespoon dried rosemary
  • 1/2 tablespoon unscented glycerin soap
  • 1 teaspoon jojoba oil
  • 1 teaspoon witch hazel

    Bring the water to boiling point in a saucepan and then add the dried elder flowers, chamomile, lavender and rosemary. Remove the pan from the heat and let herbs steep for one hour. Strain the herbs from the water and bring the water to a gentle boil. Add the glycerin soap and stir until dissolved. Remove the saucepan from heat again and then add the jojoba oil and witch hazel. Let cool to room temperature an store in a bottle.

    Cold Cream

    Makes 8 ounces :

    • 1/4 cup distilled water
    • 1/8 teaspoon borax powder
    • 3 tablespoons beeswax, grated
    • 1/2 cup mineral oil
    • 1 teaspoon coconut oil

      In a saucepan, bring the water to boiling point and add the borax, stirring until dissolved. Simmer gently while performing the next step. In a separate pan melt the beeswax, mineral oil, and coconut oil over a low heat until a clear liquid forms. Pour the hot oil and beeswax mixture into a bowl. Slowly pour in the heated water and borax mixture, stirring constantly with a wire whisk. Continue stirring until the mixture forms a very thick white cream. Continue stirring until it cools to room temperature. Store in a jar.
    • Add your favorite essential oils to make fragrant and healing cold creams.