Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Miss Tracy's Tutorials: How To Make Oh-So-Sweet-Smelling-Body-Powder

. cornstarch
.baking soda
. recycled jar
. essential oil

Sweet Lavender Body Powder

. 1 cup cornstarch
. 1 tbsp. baking soda
. 2 tbsp. very finely ground lavender buds (optional
. 13 drops lavender essential oil

. Mix all the ingredients together in a bowl. Use a funnel (or sheet of paper rolled into the shape of a funnel) to pour the mixture into your jar of choice. have some super yummy body powder! 

NOTE: The cool thing about this recipe is that it can be modified in so many ways. You can delete the baking soda altogether, you can use a variety of different powders such as arrowroot, white clay, oat flour and chickpea flour, you can use an essential oil of your choice and you can add dried herbs (finely ground) to your powder. Below are some herb choices for you to consider: 

  • Chamomile
  • Peppermint
  • Spearmint
  • Orange
  • Rosemary
  • Thyme
  • Rose petals and/or buds
  • Jasmine buds
  • Lavender buds
Mmm...handmade with mucho love!!

No comments:

Post a Comment