This holiday season show those special men in your life just how much you appreciate them with a homemade gift. Homemade gifts are heartfelt, memorable, and are way less expensive than department store presents. Plus, being that your gift is homemade, you can cater it exactly to the person whether it is your boyfriend, husband, grandfather, brother, uncle, etc.
These easy to make recipes are written with step by step instruction, and are tried and true being formulated, made, and tested.
Hydrating Hand Sticks– Perfect for your man in the elements, this recipe provides skin conditioning, moisturizing elements, and a “weather proof” coating for the skin, especially skin that is chapped and windburned. A great gift idea for mechanics, construction workers, hunters, or anyone that enjoys the outdoors; these hydrating hand sticks are the perfect size to stay on the move with your busy man.
Rejuvenating Foot Balm Recipe– Great for tired and achy feet, this foot balm recipe will be heaven on earth for the men in your life that need a little pick me up. With energizing essential oils and conditioning ingredients this recipe is awesome for any man on the move.
Sexy Edible Massage Bar– A wonderful gift for any man that deserves a massage at the end of the day, this recipe is one you can both enjoy! This massage bar is the answer if massage oils are a little to messy for you or the man in your life’s liking.
Whipped Shaving Cream– A solution for any man of shaving age on your holiday gift list, this shaving cream recipe provides an excellent sleek shave free of nicks and cuts. Plus with a rich lathering foam, this whipped shaving cream makes a wonderful gift for a ideal shave every time.
Winter Body Butter– Winter can do a harsh number on the skin with the wind, low humidity, and bone chilling temperatures. This winter time body butter recipe is especially moisturizing and nourishing.
Beer Candle– What man would not love this beer candle? Perfect for any manly man on your list, this gel wax candle smells and looks just like beer (it even has froth). A great addition to any man cave!
Green Camouflage Candle– If your man is the outdoors type, this granulated candle done in camouflage fashion is your answer. Easy to make and fun to design, this scented candle will really stand out!
Beer Cold Process Soap Recipe– If cold process soaping is nothing new to you, this beer soap recipe is a true winner. With it’s thick and creamy lather, these soap bars are worth the extra effort.
Cold Process Shaving Soap Recipe– If the men on your holiday gift list hold grooming high in priority, this shaving soap will be exactly want they want. With skin loving benefits and amazing lather, this easy to make shaving soap will have your man grinning from ear to ear.
Hunter’s Cold Process Soap– Receiving rave reviews, this cold process soap recipe is loved by every man, especially the “hunting crowd”.
On a special note: Because you are making these recipes from scratch, you are able to scent these items with any fragrance oil (body safe fragrance oil if it is a body product). To see a full list of all the fragrance oil possibilities please click here. If you are interested in masculine type fragrance oils like designer scents, or man themed aromas, check out Natures Garden’s Masculine Category of fragrances.