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Soaps, shampoos & other suds : make beautiful gifts to give (or keep)
Reno, Kelly.
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Publication Information:
Roseville, CA : Prima Home, [2000]

Physical Description:
x, 86 pages ; 19 cm.
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Includes index.
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TP991 .R38 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf

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Pure Bubbly Bliss! Long, hot baths and steamy, rejuvenating showers are wonderful ways to pamper yourself. Now you can encourage everyone on your gift list to take such pleasurable experiences to decadent extremes with fragrant, sensuous soaps and other bubbling luxuries you make at home. InSoaps, Shampoos & Other Suds,Kelly Renooffers a collection of more than 50 original recipes for everything from skin-refining Oatmeal Soap to whimsical Green Slime Shower Gel. You'll find special pleasures perfect for everyone you care about among the many deliciously rich creations, such as Wild Garden Shower Soap and Lemon Sparkle Shampoo. For an even more personal touch, you can customize most of the recipes with any scent or shape you like. Create an entire line of enchantingly fragrant lavender bath goodies, including soap, facial scrub, shampoo, bath gel, and conditioner. Or try rose, musk, vanilla, or cinnamon. Friends and family will be amazed and delighted when you present them with gifts of handmade sudsy bliss they can use every day, including: ·oriental jasmine and rice bran body bar ·green apple and aloe vera shower gel ·gooey fudge shampoo (for kids) ·tropical rain forest cream rinse ·coffee and cream soap ·lemon and mint face wash ·and many more! From sweet-smelling shampoos and conditioners to extraordinary bubble baths, this book reveals the secrets for making fabulous bath and body products in your own kitchen. Also included are beautiful ideas and techniques for elegant bottling and gift wrapping, as well as convenient mail-order sources for easy access to hard-to-find ingredients. Handmade soaps, shampoos, and other bath-time essentials are rare luxuries everyone can enjoy. The recipes and ideas inSoaps, Shampoos & Other Sudsmake it easy for you to create unique, lavish bath products friends and family will love.

Table of Contents

1 Soaps
2 Shampoos
3 For the Bath
4 Hair Conditioners
5 Products for Children
6 Gift Wrapping Marketplace