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Title:
Making natural liquid soaps : herbal shower gels, conditioning shampoos, moisturizing hand soaps, luxurious bubble baths, and more--
Author:
Failor, Catherine.
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Publication Information:
Pownal, VT : Storey Books, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
134 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9781580172431
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Make our own liquid soaps and body products right in your kitchen. Catherine Failor shows you how to use her simple double-boiler technique to create luxurious shower gels, revitalizing shampoos, energizing body scrubs, and much more. Step-by-step instructions teach you how to turn basic ingredients like cocoa butter, lanolin, and jojoba into sweet-smelling liquid soaps. You'll soon be experimenting with your favorite oils and additives as you craft custom-made products that are kind to your nose and gentle on your skin.


Table of Contents

An Introduction to Soap
Chapter 1 Getting Started
Chapter 2 A Guide to Basic Techniques
Chapter 3 Formulating Blends
Chapter 4 Premium Natural Shampoos
Chapter 5 Sumptuous Bath & Shower Gels
Chapter 6 Luxurious Bubble Baths
Chapter 7 Dyeing & Fragrancing
Chapter 8 Troubleshooting
Bibliography
Glossary
Resources Metric Conversion Chart
Index

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