Homemade Body Products

Making your own body products is fun and allows you to control the ingredients used. They also make wonderful gifts. This is a guide about homemade body products.

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To make homemade body lotion, you need 1 bottle each:

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Someone just requested a recipe for homemade body mist so I posted my recipe for her and thought, "Deeli, enter it in to the tip contest too!".

Homemade Body Mist/Splash:

  • 2 cups distilled water
  • 3 Tbsp. vodka
  • 25 drops essential oil (or more if you would like a stronger scent)

Source: Have had the recipe for so long that I can't remember where it came from.

By Deeli from Richmond, WA

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In a blender or food processor, blend together the ivy leaves and distilled water on high speed for 1 minute. Strain this green ivy water in to a clean jar and discard the bits of leaves.

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Ingredients:

  • 2 cups white vinegar
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1 teaspoon sage
  • 1 teaspoon thyme
  • 1 teaspoon savory
  • 1 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1 teaspoon bay leaves

Directions:

Combine all ingredients into a sterilized glass jar and store for 1 week-shaking occasionally. Strain and pour into an airtight bottle for use.

By Ellen Brown

Note: Some recipes are not suitable for sensitive skin. Each person is different, so test on the inside arm or wrist for any possible allergic reactions before using these recipes.

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