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Nourishing Shea and Hand Balm Recipe

[POSTED ON: 23rd May 2019]

Shea butter is an incredibly versatile and nourishing ingredient to keep at home. I love adding it to everything, and I love making my skincare with it! Today, we’re making shea hand balm. The recipe makes a fragrant, vegan, nourishing, and conditioning balm that easily nurtures the skin, feeding it all that good stuff, while protecting it from the environmental… [read more]

Shea Butter Body Wash

[POSTED ON: 15th May 2019]

Clean it up, soften it up and enjoy!  Some of us prefer bar soap and others enjoy a good body wash. Add your favourite essential oil to this DIY Body Wash and enjoy. Ingredients:   1/2 cup Baraka Shea Butter Butter 1/2 cup sunflower oil 1 cup liquid Castile soap Liquid pump dispenser Directions:   Melt shea butter over low… [read more]

Healing Foot Cream

[POSTED ON: 2nd May 2019]

Healed feet are Happy Feet.  Take tired, achy feet, use the cream and feel them smile and come alive.  Ingredients Peppermint essential oil (antibacterial, muscle relaxant) – 7 or 8 drops Extra-virgin coconut oil (antifungal, antibacterial) – 2 tablespoons Shea butter (deeply moisturizes skin) – 2 tablespoons Sweet almond oil (moisturizes skin) – 1 tablespoon Directions Combine coconut, olive oil,… [read more]

Chocolatey Minty Body Butter

[POSTED ON: 2nd April 2019]

Chocolatey Minty Body Butter – so smooth, smells so nice and your skin loves the feel and taste.  Great for gifts too Ingredients 1/2 cup of organic cocoa butter 1/2 cup organic Barka Shea Butter 1/2 cup coconut oil 1/2 cup of jojoba or a mild olive oil. 1-2 teaspoons peppermint essential oil 2 tablespoons pure cocoa or cacao powder. 2… [read more]

Mom’s Favorite Apricot Sugar Scrub

[POSTED ON: 2nd April 2019]

Ultra-moisturizing, simple to make and oh so wonderful.  Favourite of everyone, not just Mom! Ingredients 1 cup of sugar 2/3 cup almond oil 1/3 cup Baraka Shea Butter 4 ounces of Apricot oil   Instructions Put shea butter in a double boiler and heat until it is just melting Add in sugar, almond oil and apricot oil Mix together to… [read more]

Heart Shaped Lotion Bar

[POSTED ON: 15th March 2019]

A sweet simple and oh so romantic lotion bar.  Easy to make and great to use. Ingredients 5 oz. beeswax 3 oz. Baraka Shea Butter 3 oz. hemp seed butter 1 oz. illipe or cocoa butter 6 oz. soybean or olive oil 1 ml Vitamin E 180 drops (or around 3ml) skin fragrance oil 2 Tablespoons colored mica of choice 6… [read more]

Super Soft Hair Conditioner

[POSTED ON: 17th February 2019]

Silky soft shiny hair that is easy to manage and looks luxurious.  That is what people say happens when the unrefined shea butter in this conditioner revitalizes their hair follicles and fortifies weak hair strands.  Great results, and easy to make. Ingredients Shea Butter Vitamin E oil Aloe vera gel Raw honey Sweet almond oil Coconut milk Vanilla extract Instructions… [read more]

Cardamom Ginger Body Butter

[POSTED ON: 10th February 2019]

Cardamom Ginger – your nose will be as happy as your skin with this luxurious body butter.  Awaken and refresh your skin, your nose and your day. Ingredients  3/4 cup Shea Butter 1/4 cup Coconut Oil 10 – 15 drops Cardamom Essential Oil 8 – 10 drops Ginger Essential Oil Instructions Melt Shea butter and Coconut oil over low heat… [read more]

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