Bath & Body Recipes:

Easy Homemade Bubble Bath

Homemade Bubble Bath & Loofha Soap Gift

The easiest way to create a unique or novel homemade bubble bath/ shower gel would be to use a readymade liquid bath base. A basic bath base is a clear thick liquid that’s been especially prepared for you to add your own colors, scents and skin enhancing ingredients resulting in the perfect bubble Continue Reading

Pretty Little Soap Balls

Pretty homemade soap balls

Homemade soap balls are adorable, and they look and smell lovely when displayed in a bowl or on a pretty plate in the bath room. These pretty soap balls also make excellent gifts, they are reasonably cheap to create and you can make a few or a whole batch of them in a number of different Continue Reading

Cleopatra’s Milky Cocoa Butter Bath

Cocoa Butter Bath Treats

We call this Cleopatra’s Milky Bath of Lovelies and its for those who want to luxuriate for hours in a moisturizing wildly decadent tub of pleasure! This is one of my families all time favorites bath treats so I keep a big glass jar of this in my bathroom at all times. Even the men in our house Continue Reading

Two Layered Bath Oil


by Sam (Durham) Overview You will love the way this bath oil looks in the bathroom. It takes next to no time to make and apart from giving the bathwater a wonderful aroma, your skin will feel soft, smooth and moisturized. Try to match the color with the scent you choose. For example a floral Continue Reading

Herbal Bath Tea


by Brenda Kelford (Smiths Falls Ontario) Overview Scentual Bath Crystals. A luxurious blend of sea salt, Epsom salts, and pure essential oil Patchouli, and fragrance oils Sandalwood and Neroli. Just 2 - 3 tablespoons added to your bath makes a totally Continue Reading

Whipped Body Butter Recipe

The Finished Whipped Body Butter

This is one of my favorite all time natural body butter recipes. One of the best things about it is that you only need two ingredients to make it, oil and butter! Of course you may want to add a fragrance or essential oil to make it smell absolutely gorgeous, but that’s optional. This body Continue Reading

Homemade Moisturizer Bars

Homemade Moisturizer Bars

These solid homemade moisturizer bars are a great gift idea. They are very easy to make and once you have the basic recipe you can then tweak it till your heart’s content. Apart from the obvious all over lotion bar, you can also create lip balms and muscle rubs with this versatile recipe. There Continue Reading

Homemade Spa Recipes

homemade shower gel

Before we show you one of our favourite homemade spa recipes; did you know that you can quickly turn your 5 minute morning showers into therapeutic spa showers just by using the blitz-guss method? So what is the blitz-guss method I hear you ask? Well it's just a posh name for turning the shower Continue Reading

Homemade Eau de Toilette Spray

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Not only can you indulge yourself with these wonderful smelling homemade Eau De Toilette sprays, they can also make really good room diffusers. Simply place a few reed sticks into a bottle or narrow necked jar along with the toilette water. The reeds will then absorb the water and diffuse the Continue Reading

Natural Homemade Stretch Mark Cream


Below is a homemade stretch mark cream recipe that really works. I came up with it after having my little one and I must confess that I've never stopped using it... not because it didn't work, it worked wonders... I just loved the smell and the way it moisturized my skin (far better than any store Continue Reading

More Homemade Spa Treatments

Homemade Spa Treatments

Here we are concentrating upon some more great homemade spa treatments! You can use singular oil or a mixture of two, three or four oils. When you use essential oils in a massage it combines both the touch and smell senses giving you an instant physical and mental boost. But choosing the right Continue Reading

Homemade Solid Perfume


Homemade solid perfume is very practical to use and it doesn't contain any alcohol, so if you don't like the thought of rubbing alcohol into your skin this one's for you. The Essential oils in this homemade solid perfume recipe can be very therapeutic particularly when rubbed into the pulse areas Continue Reading