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  • #20963
    Cynnara
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    So, since I was highly encouraged…*elbows Twin* I shopped. My fiancĂ© says I cannot have any more packages arrive because I’ve had like 15 packages in a week. Heh.

    But my argan, sea buckthorn, rice bran oil and the like have arrived! So…I’m trying to think about face recipes that are not too heavy, but are nourishing and help keep away the aging aspects. My sister, the baby, just had a birthday, and I plan to give her some goodies as a gift when we get together next week. She likes things like Oil of Olay, etc.

    Any ideas?

    #20967
    SimplyShe
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    I currently have and love Maries lavender cardamom cleansing lotion and the rose gold serum is hands down a most beautiful gift. It looks rich and feels divine on 🙂 Also a clay bar for cleansing looks like more than it is and a fun mask or that foaming facial cleanser, I don’t think it has anti aging properties but its fun! or the calendula eye cream?

    #20974
    BelindaSK
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    That foaming facial cleanser is so FUN! I love the cleansing balms. I’ve got the one from the book, the one with orange wax, and the clay one. Love them all!

    A facial lotion with squalane and argan made with Aristoflex AVC would be nice with some drops of chamomile, helichrysum, and carrot seed for anti aging, healing properties.

    #20977
    Cynnara
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    Dang it! I need to find the foaming facial cleanser! I think now I have some surfactants to play with, I can play! *does dance* You all are brilliant!

    I’m going to have to splurge in squalane. Huh that would be 2 items in my Ltioncrafters basket….hmmm

    #21030
    BelindaSK
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    What is that ingredient Joyful was telling us about?? Arginine, arcticine, something like that. She said is was pretty awesome. I’ve seen it at Lotioncrafter, so that would be three things in your shopping basket. Just sayin’……..

    And you might as well try the emulsifier Lotionpro 165 too, while you’re at it. It makes very light, whippy body butters. Don’t forget the behenyl alcohol, which is a good fatty alcohol for lotions and hair conditioners.

    The sea kelp stuff seems interesting too. So does the bamboo bioferment, I think that’s what it’s called…..

    Is your basket full enough yet?? If not, I could probably make a few more suggestions.😂😂😂

    Now I want to shop at Lotioncrafter too!😬😝

    #21045
    Cynnara
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    You’re just loading that cart. Lmao. Hmmm I need to make a list and go from there. I spent most of my day sleeping. I think I’m finally over whatever ick I was getting.

    #21051
    BelindaSK
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    Yes, I am familiar with the ick…..pine pollen here is killing me!!!

    And I am now shopping on Lotioncrafter too!! Enabler! Haha!

    Oh, don’t forget the Olivem 300!😁

    #21055
    Cynnara
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    Yup and the Lotion165. And hydrolyzed oats, etc. because yeah! I’ve been enabled. Someone stop us, we’re carting again!

    #21066
    BelindaSK
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    Twin, did you see Marie’s recipe this morning for Lemon Chiffon lotion?!?! Sea kelp bioferment! How funny and kind of weird is that?!?

    You are now entering….the Mind Reading Zone……(cue Twilight Zone music….)….do do do do….

    #21070
    Cynnara
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    I think she’s been entering the Twin Zone….where no one escapes. Bwahahaha

    #21099
    Penny
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    Drool. I love my olivem300!

    #21101
    BelindaSK
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    Yep, I have some and it’s on my shopping list for more. Pretty soon, I’ll have enough on my list for Lotioncrafter to actually make it worth the shipping! And then it will be “Come to me, my sweet Sepimax Zen!! I need you! I need gels!”. Haha

    #21109
    Cynnara
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    Evil! Evil! I’ve been working..as in the day job, plus I wrote and posted the first chapter of my new story on my pardon page. Go me! So now I’m on lotion rafters going, Olivem, Sepimax…need you all…need you all!

    #21927
    Cynnara
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    So I’m sick at home. I think it’s the flu or allergy migraine heck. While trying to recover, I decided to make some facial cleansers. Yes, more than one. Lol

    I made the Fizzy Foam cleanser. This is supposed to be a gift. I’m thinking I’ll need to make more before I 🎁 it. 😂 I love the scent- I did distilled lime and eucalyptus radiata. Very uplifting!

    I also blended the creamy clay cleanser and the cardamom lavender cleanser. I have it in squeeze bottles and I like the feel of it. Not overly bubbly, but definitely cleansing. One is going to the nephew.

    The last is the aloe cleanser. I used aloe and rose hydrosol for added oomph. And I cheated. *blinks innocently* Sepigel 305 instead of Xanthan gum. I’m in happy land. So yes, sepigel 305 can emulsify its aloe and acids. So I have this beautiful creamy thick cleanser. 😊

    #21934
    BelindaSK
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    Oh my! The aloe, hydrosol, and Sepigel one sounds DEEEEVIIINE!!

    Get well soon, Twin! But, in the meantime, keep making stuff. It will take your mind off of the “I feel like crap” feeling.

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