Formula round-up: Hair conditioning masks!

On the syndet shampoo bar Facebook group I moderate, someone asked about hair masks, and noted they were getting quite popular, so I thought I’d share some of my favourite formulas from the blog so you can get your hair all lovely and wonderful after being exposed to wind, snow, cold, heat, swimming pools or...

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Q&A quickie: A few links for making “no more tears” shampoos and such!

Cristina asked if I had any formulas for “no more tears” type products, and I remembered I wrote this article for Handmade Magazine about this topic – and you can find a formula there – and I have this post on using Iselux Ultra Mild this way. Take a look at these surfactants – Stepan-Mild®...

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Formula round-up! Formulas & related posts for foaming pump bottles! (Updated January 21, 2021)

I know it’s hard to find packaging right now, so it might seem strange that I’m writing posts for products that require a very specific bottle – the foaming pump bottle – but this is how I formulate. I get a new ingredient, I research it, create some formulas, then observe the formulas over time...

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Q&A: What should you consider when making an anhydrous whipped butter or an emulsified body butter? Which do you think is better?

In this month’s Q&A post, Laura asked, I’m a beginner and I’m really excited to have found this blog. Just wanted to know what should you consider when deciding to make either an anhydrous whipped body butter or one with water (using mainly natural ingredients) Which do you think is better? Thank you! Welcome, Laura! I’m sorry...

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