VALENTINE DAY’S SPECIAL: CRAFTING LOVE WITH HANDMADE COSMETICS
Celebrate Love: A DIY Journey to Heartfelt Skincare Delights for a Magical Valentine's Day!
As Valentine's Day approaches, a unique and heartfelt way to celebrate the season of love is by crafting personalized skincare delights for yourself and your loved ones! In this Valentine's special blog, we invite DIY skincare enthusiasts and individuals venturing into the world of customizing skincare hampers to join us on a journey of creating enchanting, scented candles, luscious lip balms, and luxurious foaming bath butter.
WHY MAKE HANDMADE SKINCARE TO CELEBRATE THE SPIRIT OF LOVE?
Love is in the details, and what better way to express it than by gifting something handmade and uniquely tailored to pamper and rejuvenate their body, heart, and soul? Whether you're a seasoned DIY skincare enthusiast or someone delving into the art of creating custom skincare hampers for sale, this blog is your go-to guide for infusing love into every jar and every flicker of candlelight.
Get ready to embark on a creative adventure that not only yields delightful, nourishing products but also brings joy to the hearts of those who receive your handmade treasures. Let's dive into the art of crafting love-infused skincare essentials that will leave a lasting impression on your loved ones or delighted customers. From the flicker of a scented candle to the softness of a lip balm kiss, let's explore the magic of handmade cosmetics crafted with care and affection.
DIY RECIPE – SWEET HEART LIP BALM
12 grams, White Bees Wax
3 grams, Castor oil
0.3 grams, Rose Red Mica
0.5 grams, Strawberry Flavor oil
35 grams, Lip Balm Base
- Take 12 grams of White Bees wax in a clean and sanitized heat-safe container.
- Add 3 grams of Castor oil to it and melt this base in a microwave for 60 seconds till it fully melts.
- Infuse 0.3 grams of Rose Red Mica and 0.2 grams of Strawberry Flavor oil into the melted base and mix well.
- Pour the mix into small heart-shaped chocolate molds and let it set.
- Once hard, place the heart embeds in 5-gram containers as shown.
- Melt 35 grams Lip Balm base add 0.3 grams of Strawberry Flavor oil and mix well.
- Gradually pour the melted lip balm base around the heart embeds ensuring that the temperature of the melted base is not more than 60 degrees Celsius.
- Once the lip balm base hardens, your Valentine Special Sweetheart Lip balms are ready to use.
DIY RECIPE – Heart Embed Soap
150 grams, Transparent Soap Base
450 grams, Goat Milk Soap Base
0.5 grams, Crimson Red Neon Pigment
12 grams, Strawberry Cream Fragrance Oil
- Cut and melt 150 grams of Transparent soap base in a microwave oven till fully melted.
- In a small bowl add 0.5 grams of Crimson Red Neon Pigment along with 3 grams of Strawberry cream fragrance oil and make a paste out of it. You may adjust the amount of color to get a shade to your liking.
- Add this paste to the transparent soap base and mix well.
- Pour this red soap base in a heart tube mold and let it set.
- Cut the Heart tube embeds to fit your loaf mold. You need to have two heart tube embeds ready.
- Subsequently, melt 450 grams of Goat milk soap base, add 9 grams of Strawberry Cream Fragrance oil to it and mix well.
- Eventually, fix the Heart tube embed in the loaf mold at the bottom corner, pour the melted Goat milk soap base gradually over it till the mold is half full. Spray rubbing alcohol to burst any air bubbles and let the soap semi-set.
- Finally place the second Heart tube embed in the diagonally opposite corner, and gently pour the remaining Goat milk soap base till the mold is fully covered. Spray rubbing alcohol again to get rid of any air bubbles and let the soap set for 40 minutes.
- Once fully hardened, pop the soap out of the loaf mold and cut it into bars.
Your Heart Embed Soap is ready to use.
DIY RECIPE – WHIPPED SUGAR BATH BUTTER/BODY SCRUB
300 grams, Foaming Bath Whip Base
3 to 6 grams, Neroli & Orchid (Allergen Free) Fragrance oil
0.3 ml, Cosmetic Grade Liquid Pink Color
60 grams, Castor Sugar
- Take out the 300-gram Foaming Bath whip base with the help of a spatula and pour it into the bowl.
- Whip the base with the help of an electric beater, for two to three minutes.
- Add 60 grams of castor sugar to the base and mix with a spatula.
- Add 0.3 ml of Cosmetic grade liquid pink color to the base and mix it with the spatula.
- Add 3 to 6 grams of Neroli & Orchid (Allergen free) fragrance oil to the base and mix with a spatula.
- Start whipping the base again, till the quantity appears almost double, and you can see firm peaks forming.
- Once the mix is ready, pause and collect the base from the sides, with the help of the spatula.
A HANDMADE SCENTED CANDLE FOR YOUR VALENTINE GIFT HAMPER
Elevate your gift-giving experience by including an exotic handmade scented candle in your carefully curated hamper. A scented candle transcends traditional gifts, offering a sensory journey that ignites emotions and creates a romantic ambiance. Crafted with precision and passion, these candles are not just a source of light but an olfactory masterpiece, filling the air with enchanting fragrances that linger long after the flame extinguishes. The exotic blend of rare and carefully selected ingredients, pure essential oils meticulously infused into natural and organic waxes, evokes a sense of luxury and uniqueness.
As your loved one unwraps the hamper, the exotic scents will transport them to a world of romance and indulgence, making the moment memorable. Here is a simple DIY Scented Candle Recipe that will enable you to add this essential and delightful experience to your Valentine's Day gift hamper.
In crafting your own Valentine's Day skincare delights, you've embarked on a journey of love-infused self-care. As your loved ones unwrap the hamper, let the enchanting fragrances transport them to a world of romance and indulgence. Embrace the magic of handmade cosmetics, and let the flicker of the scented candle illuminate the love you've poured into every jar and every skincare creation. Ignite passion, evoke emotions, and make this Valentine's Day truly unforgettable by sharing the art of crafting love-infused skincare essentials. Start your creative adventure now – your personalized hamper awaits its final touch of handmade perfection!