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Oct
17

How to Use Spirulina Powder


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How to Use Spirulina PowderHow to Use Spirulina Powder

We at Natures Garden have many herbs wholesale that you can include in your homemade cosmetic products. However, there are very few herbs that are as nourishing as the Spirulina Powder. This wonderful algae is full of all kinds of vitamins and minerals that the body needs to be its best. In fact, some people have been referring to this super food as the “food of the future”. Spirulina has gained this nickname for a few important reasons. These reasons include being fast and easy to grow as well as having high amounts of essential nutrients for the body. These nutrients are key to making this an amazing herb for the entire body. So, we will use this blog to explore some of the uses and benefits of Spirulina as well as share with you how to use Spirulina Powder in your own natural herbal cosmetics.

How to Use Spirulina Powder: Growing ConditionsHow to Use Spirulina Powder: Growing Conditions

Spirulina can be found growing in the lakes and ponds of Africa, Central America and South America. This algae prefers these warm lakes and their alkaline water conditions, around a pH range of 8-11. So, you won’t ever find Spirulina growing sea water. Also, it needs to have an abundance of sunlight and mineral rich water. Both the sun light and minerals are used by Spirulina as food sources. Then, the algae uses these to create all the beneficial properties that make it so loved. Further, Spirulina is able to grow in conditions that many other algae can not. In fact, some dessert populations of Spirulina can survive if their pond evaporates, as they can remain dormant on rocks until the water returns.

Also, you can recreate some of the conditions that Spirulina needs to thrive so you can grow some at home! If you wanted to grow this algae on your own, you just need a few supplies. It is said to be about the same level of maintenance as caring for fish. So, you will need a fish tank, sunlight, a few mineral salts for food, and some simple equipment. If you would like to know some specifics on growing this super food, then take a look at a great resource we found at the end of this blog. They go over the basics of growing this algae at home and have even more information for anyone that runs into problems.

How to Use Spirulina Powder: Industrial Uses

Often, this specific algae is used in industries to nourish the body in some way. Whether Spirulina is used on the inside or outside of the body, its abundance of vitamins and minerals are fantastic for the body. In fact, this algae contains essential vitamins and minerals that your body needs. The Spirulina nutrients include Vitamin B12 and other B vitamins, Vitamin F, several amino acids, biotin, calcium, potassium, iron and so much more.

How to Use Spirulina Powder: Foods and BeveragesHow to Use Spirulina Powder: Foods and Beverages

Today, Spirulina is often sold to make people healthier. You can find this algae in health food stores as a supplement to your normal diet. Also, many people use Spirulina to add to smoothies or other healthy foods. These are both done to increase the amount of nutrients that you are getting with typical healthy eating. These nutrients include high levels of protein, various vitamins, and many essential minerals.

However, this super food is actually only a rediscovered gem and not some new health discovery. In fact, Spirulina is a crop that was farmed by some ancient civilizations, but it had gotten lost somewhere in history. There is historical evidence that Aztecs were using Spirulina as a major food source in the 16th century. It is thought to have been harvested in Lake Texcoco and made into cakes, as a Spanish conquistador named Hernan Cortez had observed the native people harvesting and consuming it. He even tried some of the algae and noted that it had the “flavor of cheese”. Although this practice had disappeared from culture for a time, we are rediscovering its properties and finding new uses. Since this crop is nutritious and easy to cultivate, organizations like the United Nations promote its production in developing countries to help alleviate world hunger.

How to Use Spirulina Powder: Bath and Body ProductsHow to Use Spirulina Powder: Bath and Body Products

Not only is Spirulina great for nutrition, but it can provide your skin and hair with some wonderful benefits, too. First, the vitamins in this cosmetic powder are known to help tone the skin to create a brighter complexion and can even reduce dark circles. Also, this cosmetic herb is known to have anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties. This can be useful for reducing rashes, acne, or eczema. Plus, this cosmetic supply is thought to nourish the follicles with essential minerals, reduce hair loss, and promote healthy growth. Also, this can be useful for reducing dandruff with its high levels of antioxidants.

Not only will this herb provide your products with amazing properties for the skin and hair, but it is a great natural colorant. So, this would be perfect to include with other natural cosmetic ingredients or natural soap making supplies. You would have both a gorgeous, natural color and a plethora of fantastic properties for your whole body.

How to Use Spirulina Powder: Natures Garden RecipesHow to Use Spirulina Powder: Natures Garden Recipes

This is one of the best natural cosmetic ingredients for cosmetic bath and body recipes. In fact, we have uses this powdered herb in our Castile Hot Process Soap Recipe. This recipe uses Spirulina Powder along with skin loving oils. This allows you to create a natural cold process soap recipe that moisturizes and nourishes your skin. Although our recipe includes soap colorant, you can remove it. This will leave you with just the beautiful natural hue of Spirulina Powder.

We included this wonderful herb in a few of our other cosmetic recipes. The Seaside Spa Scrub Recipe is a great recipe for exfoliation and rejuvenation. First, the Dead Sea Salt will work to remove dead skin. Then, the natural herbs will nourish the new skin underneath. Also, you can incorporate this nutritious herb into a blend that is perfect for facials. The blend of herbs and essential oils in our Lucky Leprechaun Face Mask Recipe creates a recipe that nourishes and detoxifies your skin. This face mask is sure to make your face feel healthy and look stunning!

How to Use Spirulina Powder: MedicinalHow to Use Spirulina Powder: Medicinal

Many people consume Spirulina for its abundance of health benefits. Due to this algae’s high levels of essential nutrients, you can use this as a boost to get your body working its best. People have found that you can use this herb to reduce or solve many different ailments.

The nutrients in Spriulina have been known to reduce the side effects of many issues. Also, the anti-inflammatory properties have been found to be useful for many things, like reducing the pain of arthritis. Additionally, you can use this supplement to improve digestive health. Spirulina has been found to promote healthy gut bacteria while reducing the growth of bad bacteria. So, this algae should be able to protect you from E. coli or Candida yeast. So, your body’s ability to absorb nutrients will improve. Plus, trials have shown Spirulina to be effective against sinus issues. Properties in this algae are useful for reducing symptoms of allergic rhinitis, which includes itching, sneezing, and a runny nose.

Further, the effects of Spirulina are useful for taking preventative measures against diseases. One benefit of this algae is improving heart health. Research has found that Spirulina can lower your chance of a stroke, reduce high cholesterol, and lower blood pressure. Plus, it is said that this super food is a powerful antioxidant that can help protect your body. In fact, a medical study had suggested that this algae improves the immune system well enough to reduce susceptibility to some chronic illnesses and even cancer. Also, Spirulina reduces triglyceride build up and inflammation in the liver, which protects you from liver failure or cirrhosis.

How to Use Spirulina Powder: Other UsesHow to Use Spirulina Powder: Other Uses

There are many ways that Spirulina can help you get healthier. You can see the benefits in this herb both in and out of the body. You have already seen many of the benefits from Spirulina, but here are a few more benefits you may enjoy.

Some people like to use this supplement to aid in weight loss. Spirulina would be useful for losing weight because it enhances fat burning while helping you feel full. It helps you burn fat as it is protein-rich and requires more energy to process. So, you can add Spirulina to a protein shake or your weight loss plan. Also, Spirulina has been used to boost energy levels. Your lack of energy could be due to your body not getting the fuel it needs. So, you can add this algae to give your body the wake up call it needs to perform its best! Plus, it is thought that the metabolism boost from Spirulina helps your body to use stored energy. So, you can add Spirulina to your food or a smoothie to add some extra goodness to your body!

How to Use Spirulina Powder: Farming and Home Grown Spirulina

Farming algae is an environmentally friendly, quick growing, and healthy alternative to many other farms. In fact, using the same amount of farming space it can produce way more protein than soybeans, corn, or beef. Specifically, you can see that Spirulina is only of the most used and loved algae. Much of this algae’s success is due to its safe agricultural history, simplicity in farming, supporting health research, global market, and low cost to begin farming. If you’d like to learn more about the algae farming industry, then check out Spirulina Source’s article on Why Microfarms Are Emerging.

Not only is Spirulina popular in the farming industry, but many people are tying to grow it at home too! As promised, we have a great resource that will help you learn how to grow and harvest Spirulina in your own home. The article by Spirulina Academy is called Grow Spirulina at Home and it is useful for helping you get started on growing some nutritious Spirulina. Plus, they even have courses to help you avoid common mistakes and an easy to follow recipe to create the medium. So, you can easily grow this algae right at home!

How to Use Spirulina Powder: Reach Out to UsHow to Use Spirulina Powder: Reach Out to Us

We hope that you enjoyed learning a bit more about the benefits of Spirulina Powder and why you should add it to your natural cosmetic supplies. If you want to find more other wonderful herbs to mix with Spirulina Powder, then check out our Herbs and Spices page. Also, we are available to answer any questions that you may have about your bath and body recipes. You can reach out to us in the NG store, on the phone, or on social media. We have a Facebook page as well as both Twitter and Instagram accounts (@ngscents). Even if you don’t have questions, we’d love to hear from you! You could share your opinion on Spirulina or tell us about your herbal recipes. Hope to hear from you soon!

How to Use Spirulina Powder: Reminder About Our Herbs

Note: Natures Garden sells our herbs for external use only. We do not sell Spirulina Powder as a food item. The information we provide in this blog is only for educational purposes. We do not intend to use this information to diagnose, cure, treat, or prevent any diseases. The Food and Drug Administration has not evaluated this information. Keep all herbs away from the reach of children and pets. If you are a pregnant and/or lactating women, then take special care when handling any of our herbs. Natures Garden accepts no responsibility (written or implied) for any of the products you make with our cosmetic herbs. The customers have all of the testing responsibility for creating their herbal products.

Oct
15

10 Bath Melt Recipes


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10 Bath Melt Recipes10 Bath Melt Recipes

Bath melts are fantastic bath and body creations that you can use to nourish your skin. The skin loving oils and butters in this cosmetic recipe will moisturize and provide nutrients to your skin. So, you can use these 10 bath melt recipes to soak in all the wonderful benefits of these ingredients as you relax in the tub. Not only will this experience help you reduce your stress, but using bath melts is very simple, too! All you need to do is run a warm bath, add a bath melt to the water, and kick back to relax. Once the bath recipe melts, all the oils and butters will be ready or your to kick back and soak.

Also, make sure that you are careful getting in and out of the tub, as the cosmetic oils and butters can make the bottom of your tub a bit slippery. If you want to try out these fantastic bath and body recipes, then check these cosmetic recipes from Natures Garden. You can find all of these cosmetic recipes in the blog below as well as the links to their step by step directions. So, you can create any of these marvelous bath recipes to use and enjoy at home!

10 Bath Melt Recipes: Pumpkin Bath Melt Recipe

First, you can try out the lovely pumpkin bath melt recipeThese cute cosmetic recipes are perfect for the fall season. First, these bath melts are shaped like cute pumpkins, which is a fun for decorating around Halloween and Thanksgiving. Also, this bath recipe uses beautiful mica dust to provide a pretty shimmer. Not only are these bath recipes super cute, but these bath melts have some fantastic cosmetic ingredients. These bath recipes are full of skin nourishing cosmetic ingredients that will nourish your skin and leave your body rejuvenated.

Furthermore, these adorable pumpkin bath melt recipes include both the Pumpkin Pie Spice Blend Powder and the Pumpkin Seed Powder. These cosmetic herbs provide your skin with various nutrients that will leave your skin feeling soft and moisturized. Plus, this cosmetic recipe uses the sweet scent of our Caramel Apple Fragrance Oil. This fragrance oil has the aroma of a juicy apple that was dipped into warm, buttery caramel. So, this is a fantastic bath recipe that you can use to care for your skin and celebrate this lovely season!

10 Bath Melt Recipes: Tranquility Bath Melts Recipe10 Bath Melt Recipes: Tranquility Bath Melts Recipe

Also, you can try out the Tranquility Bath Melts Recipe. This peaceful recipe contains skin loving ingredients that will open the door for a stress free bath experience. First, this bath melt recipe contains butters and oils will nourish your skin as your soak in the tub. Further, this fantastic bath and body recipe includes whole chamomile flowers that are great for both relaxing the body and softening the skin. Furthermore, this cosmetic recipe is scented with the calming scent of Tranquil Oasis Fragrance Oil. This fragrance has a refreshing scent of cool citrus notes, French jasmine petal aroma, salty sea notes, and a base of exotic musk and bamboo. So, you can relax in the bath as your skin soaks in the nourishment of these cosmetic ingredients.

10 Bath Melt Recipes: Rose Violet Bath Melts Recipe10 Bath Melt Recipes: Rose Violet Bath Melts Recipe

Another great bath melt recipe that you can create with these cosmetic ingredients is the Rose Violet Bath Melts Recipe. First, this lovely bath recipe is scented with the aroma of our NG Rose & Violet Type Fragrance Oil. The aroma of this fragrance has the clean scent of wild rose, sweet violet, orange, musk, and a touch of coconut. Further, the lovely pink rose petals enhance the mood through the delicate scent and lovely, romantic appearance. Plus, these pretty bath melts are shaped like hearts and are topped with these lovely rose petals. Not only is this recipe pretty with a wonderful aroma, but this cosmetic recipe includes butters that will nourish the skin. Together these the cosmetic ingredients in this recipe will allow you to pamper yourself from head to toe! 

10 Bath Melt Recipes: Rose Petal Bath Melts Recipe10 Bath Melt Recipes: Rose Petal Bath Melts Recipe

If you enjoy the previous bath melt recipe, then you may want to try out the Rose Petal Bath Melts Recipe, too. Many of the cosmetic ingredients in this recipe will nourish and pamper the skin. Also, this bath and body recipe is naturally colored with parsley leaf powder. Plus, this cosmetic herb is full of vitamins and minerals that can inhibit the tumors and promote healthy skin. Further, this bath melt recipe is topped with the lovely rose petals, which are beautiful and have a lovely aroma. Plus, this cosmetic recipe is scented with the sweet aroma of Coco Mango Fragrance Oil, which has fruity notes on a rich base of vanilla, toasted coconut, and a hint of soft musk. So, this blend of cosmetic ingredients is perfect for unwinding and enjoying your night after a long day.

10 Bath Melt Recipes: Gourmet Chocolate Bath Melts Recipe10 Bath Melt Recipes: Gourmet Chocolate Bath Melts Recipe

Next, we have a bath and body recipe that is irresistible to chocolate lovers! Of course, our Gourmet Chocolate Bath Melts Recipe uses a candy mold to create bath melts to create sweet little chocolates. Further, this delicious bath recipe has a true, scrumptious scent of Gourmet Dark Chocolate Fragrance Oil. Plus, this delicious fragrance was enhanced by the true chocolate aroma of the cocoa powder herb. Not only does this cosmetic recipe smell like chocolate, but this lovely bath melt recipe has cosmetic oils and butters that will care for the skin. So, these cosmetic ingredients will nourish, moisturize, and soften the skin. This way you can eat some rich chocolate, soak in a chocolate scented bath, and unwind from the stresses of everyday life.

10 Bath Melt Recipes: Mood Enhance Bath Melts Recipe10 Bath Melt Recipes: Mood Enhance Bath Melts Recipe

Of course, these cosmetic recipes a perfect for relaxing in the tub and nourishing your skin. If you want a bath melt recipe that will completely pamper your body from head to toe, then you may want to try out our Mood Enhance Bath Melts Recipe. Firstly, we have the luscious cosmetic oils and butters. These lovely ingredients include coconut oil and cocoa butter, which will nourish and moisturize the skin.

Not only can you enjoy the benefits of the cosmetics oils and butters, but can find cosmetic benefits from the lovely red rose bud petals. These lovely herbs promote relaxation and have anti inflammatory properties. The relaxation properties are enhanced by the calming scent of the Aromatherapy Mood Enhance Fragrance Oil. This scented oil will provide a positive mood with the scent of uplifting floral notes, citrus aromas, floral middle notes of rose and lavender, earthy patchouli, and cedarwood. These wonderful cosmetic ingredients are perfect for enhancing the mood and unwinding after a long day.

10 Bath Melt Recipes: Calendula Bath Melts Recipe10 Bath Melt Recipes: Calendula Bath Melts Recipe

Another great bath and body recipe that you can make for your own bathtub is the Calendula Bath Melts Recipe. Although this bath melt recipe uses flower petals, this bath product uses Calendula flower petals. This fantastic herb can be useful for reducing inflammation and acne. Plus these flower petals have a refreshing floral scent. Not only do these flowers smell lovely, but our fragrance oil has a nice scent as well. So, you will love the beautiful, complex aroma of our Asian Pear and Lily Fragrance Oil. This fragrance has top notes of pear, apple, and leafy greenery followed by lovely floral middle notes with a base of pear nectar, musk, and peony flowers. This blend of lovely floral notes and skin softening cosmetic ingredients creates a bath soak that will pamper your senses.

10 Bath Melt Recipes: Clamshell Bath Melts Recipe10 Bath Melt Recipes: Clamshell Bath Melts Recipe

Additionally, you can create the lovely Clamshell Bath Melts Recipe. This bath melt recipe is another great bath and body recipe that includes flower petals. In this cosmetic recipe, we have lovely lavender flowers, which will provide a calming aroma as well as beneficial properties for your skin. Plus, this bath melt recipe blends the scent of fresh lavender along with the fresh aroma of Kismet Fragrance Oil. This enlightening fragrance oil has notes of sweet orange and lavender. These notes are followed by woodsy notes of patchouli, incense, and amber. So, this scented oil will help you relax and recharge. At the same time, the luscious oils and butters of this recipe will nourish your skin.

10 Bath Melt Recipes: White Chocolate Bath Melts Recipe10 Bath Melt Recipes: White Chocolate Bath Melts Recipe

If you like sweet white chocolate, then the scrumptious White Chocolate Bath Melts Recipe would be perfect for you. First of all, you can use the mango butter in this cosmetic recipe to nourish your skin. Further, these bath melts use real white chocolate. Some people have found that chocolate is useful for nourishing the skin. These properties are thought to help reduce signs of aging and rejuvenate your skin. Not only does this cosmetic bath melt recipe use real white chocolate wafers, but this bath recipe uses our White Chocolate Fragrance Oil. So, these simple bath melts will have an aroma of creamy cocoa butter, sweet marshmallow, meringue, white chocolate, and rich vanilla beans. So, you can enjoy the scrumptious scent of this sweet scented oil and nourishing skin benefits of the cosmetic ingredients of this bath and body recipe.

10 Bath Melt Recipes: Lemon Lavender Bath Melts Recipe10 Bath Melt Recipes: Lemon Lavender Bath Melts Recipe

Finally, we have our delightful Lemon Lavender Bath Melts Recipe that you can create for your own use. First, this bath and body recipe uses the stainless tart floater candle mold to create a pretty flower shape for you bath melts. Then, these bath melts are topped with whole lavender flowers. Not only these whole flower blossoms add to the beauty of this recipe as well as the numerous skin benefits.

Speaking of this recipe’s skin benefits, this wonderful cosmetic recipe includes both cosmetic oils and wholesale herbs that will pamper the skin. Of course, the various oils and butters in this skin care recipe are perfect for nourishing the body. Also, this bath melt recipe includes cosmetic herbs that will promote healthy skin, like lemon peel powder and whole lavender flowers. Further, these wholesale herbs enhance the lovely aroma of our Lemon Lavender Type Fragrance Oil. This bright, refreshing scented oil has notes of sweet orange and lemon. These scents are followed by notes of citrus, eucalyptus, and classic lavender. Lastly, this aroma has a base of orange blossoms with woodsy notes. So, this fantastic bath melt recipe is perfect for nourishing the skin and pampering your body as you enjoy the bath.

10 Bath Melt Recipes: Lemon Lavender Dessert

If you enjoy the aroma of this lemon lavender bath and body cosmetic recipe, then you may be interested in trying out a scrumptious dessert that has the same flavor. Say goodbye to boring, plain lemon bars, because this tasty recipe takes it up a notch. This delicious blend of refreshing lavender and fresh lemon is perfect for making these unique and delicious lemon bars. You will love this tasty twist on this tangy, sweet dessert recipe! So, check out the yummy recipe for Lavender Lemon Bars from Sugar Hero to learn exactly how you can create this scrumptious dessert recipe. 

10 Bath Melt Recipes: Ask Us Your Questions10 Bath Melt Recipes: Ask Us Your Questions

We hope that you enjoy these fun bath and body recipes. If you have any questions about any of our cosmetic recipes, then you can feel free to reach out to us for answers. There are a few different ways that you can reach out to ask us your questions. First, you can call us on our HUG line. We are available to answer any of your crafting questions. Also, you can chat with us in the Natures Garden store to learn more about these recipes. Lastly, you can reach out to us on our social media pages. You can find us on our Facebook page. Also, you can use the handle @ngscents to find us on Twitter and Instagram. Not only can you ask your questions on social media, but you can share your opinions and cosmetic recipes.

Aug
21

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe


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Rhassoul Jasmine Bath BombRhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe

Another fantastic herbal bath and body recipe is the lovely Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb. This floral bath bomb recipe from Natures Garden is perfect for helping to set a calm mood for the bath tub. Further, the recipe uses herbs and two kinds of cosmetic clay to provide some great skin loving properties. So, the delightful aromatherapy from the fragrance along with the skin benefits is perfect for creating a lovely bath bomb recipe. If you want to obtain some of these lovely calming and nourishing benefits, then definitely try out this fantastic bath bomb recipe!

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Ingredients Available from Natures Garden

Citric Acid
Sodium Bicarbonate
Rice Bran Oil
Bentonite Clay Powder
Rhassoul Clay Powder
Jasmine Flowers Whole
Diamond Dust Mica Pigment
Bath Bomb Molds
8 oz. Clear PET Bullet Bottles
Safety Glasses
White Fine Mist Sprayers 24/410
Safety Gloves 
Nature’s Garden Apron
Safety Mask

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Other Needed Ingredients

Witch Hazel (in spray bottle)
Mixing Bowls
Scale
Mixing Spoon
Rubber Gloves

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Total Weights and Amounts

300 grams of the Citric Acid
600 grams of the Baking Soda
18 grams of the Rice Bran Oil
5 grams of the Bentonite Clay Powder
3 grams of the Jasmine Flowers Whole
5 grams of the Rhassoul Clay Powder
18 grams of the Champaka Fragrance Oil
4 grams of the Diamond Dust Mica Pigment

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb: Champaka Fragrance OilRhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Champaka Fragrance Oil

Not only does our homemade bath bomb recipe use skin loving herbs, but the cosmetic recipe has a gorgeous aroma, too. You will love the scent of our Champaka Fragrance Oil in your bath bomb recipe. This scented oil is a one of a kind blend of floral and earthy aromas that you will adore. The scent has top notes of jasmine, lavender, lilac, and fresh greenery. Further, the true herbal scent of our jasmine flowers enhance the floral notes of this scent. Then, these scents blend with notes of earthy patchouli and sandalwood. This fragrance oil blend is very feminine and perfect for a relaxing bath bomb recipe.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Prepare and Sanitize

Before you begin creating this bath bomb recipe, you will want to prepare and sanitize your work space and bath bomb supplies. First, you will want to collect your bath bomb supplies wholesale. Also, you will want to make sure that your bottle of witch hazel is ready to use. Further, you will want to clean off an area to use as a work space and sanitize your cosmetic supplies.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb: Mixing the Dry IngredientsRhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Mixing the Dry Ingredients

First, you will want to weigh and combine some of the dry ingredients. So, take the scale and one of the mixing bowls. Then, combine 300 grams of the citric acid and 600 grams of the baking soda in the bowl. You will want to mix these ingredients and break up any clumps in the mixture. We suggest that you use a gloved hand to mix the ingredients together well. Once the clumps have all been broken up, you can move on to the next step.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Preparing the Wet Ingredients

Second, you are going to prepare and weigh the wet ingredients into a different mixing bowl. So, take the other medium bowl and the scale to prepare this part of the cosmetic recipe. You will want to add 18 grams of the rice bran oil and 18 grams of the Champaka Fragrance Oil to this second bowl. Once these cosmetic ingredients have been measured, you can move on to the next step.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb: Combine the ingredients Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Combine the ingredients

After you have these two portions divided, you are going to combine both the wet and dry ingredients in a single bowl. Now, you will want to mix these cosmetic ingredients together. Again, you will want to use gloved hands to break up any clumps and completely incorporate these ingredients. Once all of these cosmetic ingredients are thoroughly mixed together, you can move on to the next step in this recipe.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Separate the Mixture in Half

Now that you have a bath bomb dough mixture you will be dividing this dough in half. One half of the portion will be in the first bowl, which will have the rhassoul clay added to it. The second half of the dough will be in the next bowl and will have the whole jasmine flowers added. So, divide the dough into the two bowls and set one of the portions aside for the moment.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb: Preparing the First HalfRhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Preparing the First Half

First, you will need to take one of the two mixing bowls. This bowl will have 5 grams of the Bentonite Clay Powder. Also, you will need to add 2 grams of the Jasmine Flowers Whole of the 3 grams needed for this bath and body recipe. Lastly, you will add 4 grams of Natures Garden’s Diamond Dust Mica Pigment to this portion of the dough. After these ingredients have been added, you will need to mix everything together very well. Again, we suggest that you use a gloved hand to incorporate these ingredients until everything is mixed together evenly. Now, you are ready to finish mixing the second portion of the bath bomb.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb: Preparing the Second HalfRhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Preparing the Second Half

Second, you will need to grab the second bowl of your bath bomb mixture. This portion of the bath bomb will have a different herb added. This mixing bowl will have 5 grams of the Rhassoul Clay Powder added to it. After this powdered herb is weighed in the bowl, you will need to fully incorporate this cosmetic herb into the dough. Again, we suggest that you use your gloved hand to mix the dough until this herb is fully incorporated. After this cosmetic clay has been mixed in thoroughly, you can move on to the next step.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Spraying the First Portion

Now you are ready to spray the first portion of your dough with the witch hazel. So, retrieve the bath bomb mixture with the jasmine flowers. You can begin spraying the mixture with the bottle of witch hazel. Make sure that you are mixing the bath bomb dough with a gloved hand as you spray the mixture. Once your dough reaches the consistency of crumbly dough, you need to stop spraying. Make sure that you don’t spray too much or you can potentially activate your ingredients too much and your finished bath bomb won’t have as much fizz.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb: Preparing the Bath Bomb MoldRhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Preparing the Bath Bomb Mold

Next, you are ready to prepare and fill half of the bath bomb mold. First, you will need to add a pinch of the Jasmine flower cosmetic herb to the mold. After this small pile has been added to the bottom of the mold, you can start packing in the mixture with the mica powder and whole flowers incorporated. After this wholesale bath bomb mold half is full, you can set it aside for now. Before you move on to the next step you will need to repeat these steps with the other six halves of the mold. After these bath bomb molds are filled, you will be ready to work on the other halves.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Spraying the Second Portion

Then, you are going to work with the second portion of the cosmetic herb. So, you will need the portion of the mixture with the Rhassoul Clay Powder added. Just like before you will be spraying the mixture until it reaches the right consistency. Also, you will still want to use a gloved hand as you spray to mix everything well. Make sure to be careful not to spray too much more after reaching a crumbly dough consistency.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb: Filling the Bath Bomb MoldRhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Filling the Bath Bomb Mold

Now, you will be ready to fill up the second half of the bath bomb mold. Just take your freshly sprayed dough and begin to tightly pack the mixture into your cosmetic mold. Once you have one of these bath bomb halves filled, you can set it aside for now. Before you move on to the next step you will want to fill the other five halves of the bath bomb molds. At this point, you should have all of the mixture used up to fill the molds.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb: Combining the Bath Bomb Mold HalvesRhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Combining the Bath Bomb Mold Halves

Lastly, you will be combining the two halves to finish creating your bath bomb recipe. So, take one of each differently colored bath bomb halves. Now, spray each of the halves lightly with the witch hazel. Once each has been sprayed, you can push the two halves together. After the molds are all sprayed and snapped shut, you can set them in a safe place while they set up.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb: Finished Bath BombsRhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Finished Bath Bombs

Finally, your lovely Jasmine bath bombs are finished! The only thing left is to wait for these adorable bath bombs to completely set up. So, you will know that these bath fizzies are ready to use once they’ve completely hardened. Once they have all set up, you are ready to sell, or even use your lovely floral bath bombs!

If you happen to be looking for some easy and cute bath bomb packaging ideas, then you could leave the finished bath bombs in the plastic bath bomb mold. This will ensure that the bath bombs will be protected in the mold until they are ready to use. Also, you won’t have to worry about coming up with a safe packaging idea on your own! But, you can remove the finished bath bombs and use your own methods of cosmetic packaging. Of course, you can use your fun fizzy bath bombs, too!

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb: Jasmine Flowers WholesaleRhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Jasmine Flowers Wholesale

Some have found that herbal jasmine can be used to soothe the skin. In fact, it is thought that this herb has moisturizing and healing properties, as well. So, this her would be beneficial for those with dry or sensitive skin. Plus, the anti-inflammation properties can be useful for issues, like rashes or eczema. Another positive effect of this herb is that it is thought to help improve your mood. The aromatherapy properties of this cosmetic herb are thought to be uplifting and energizing, as it increases alertness and well-being. So, you may find that you will enjoy the various properties of the Jasmine Flowers Whole.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Jasmine Flower Tea

Although our wholesale herbs are only for cosmetic use, there are fantastic benefits for drinking jasmine tea. Many find that this herbal tea can help promote health due to the antioxidants. Also, people have found that this herb is useful for weight loss and control diabetes. Further, this cosmetic herb has been found to help with gastrointestinal disorders, reduce pain, and boost the immune system. If you are interested in learning about some of these benefits, then check out 10 Wonderful Benefits of Jasmine Tea by Organic Facts. This article is full of all of the amazing benefits of adding this herbal tea to your diet.

Rhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb: Ask Us Your QuestionsRhassoul Jasmine Bath Bomb Recipe: Ask Us Your Questions

We hope that you enjoyed this lovely cosmetic recipe. This herbal bath bomb recipe includes all kinds of ingredients that are perfect for skin care. If you have any questions about this cosmetic herb or wholesale bath bomb recipe, then reach out to us! You can find us at the store, on the phone, and online. Anyone that wants to find us online, can try our social media page. You can find us on Facebook. Also, you can use our @ngscents handle to find us on Twitter and Instagram. Not only is this the perfect place to ask questions, but this is a great way to stay up to date on our upcoming bath bomb recipes!

Please Note: Natures Garden Candle and Soap Making Supplies sells our herbs and clay for external use only. We do not sell them as food items. (The information we provide about both our jasmine and clay above is for educational purposes only. The information provided is not intended to diagnose, cure, treat, or prevent any disease. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration). Keep all herbs and clay out of reach of children and pets. Special care should be taken by pregnant and/or lactating women when handling herbs. Natures Garden accepts no responsibility (written or implied) for any products you make with our clay or herbs. All testing is the responsibility of the customer.

Aug
20

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe


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Elder Flowers Bath Bomb RecipeElder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe

Check out this new bath bomb recipe that you will absolutely love and care for your whole body. The Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe from Natures Garden is perfect for making cosmetics that are lovely for your senses and your skin. First, the appearance of this lovely cosmetic recipe combines lovely herbs to create a fun, fizzy recipe that is simple and beautiful. Not only does this fun bath bomb recipe bubble and fizz, but this lovely cosmetic recipe has a lovely aroma. You will love the scent of this fragrance oil along with the notes of fresh floral petals. Further, this bath and body recipe uses cosmetic herbs that are wonderful your nourishing your skin.

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Ingredients Available from Natures Garden

Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate
Citric Acid
Sodium Bicarbonate (Baking Soda)
Olive Oil – Pomace
Bentonite Clay Powder
Wild Elderberry Fragrance Oil
Elder Flowers Whole
Juniper Berries Whole
Bath Bomb Molds
8 oz. Clear PET Bullet Bottles
Safety Glasses
White Fine Mist Sprayers 24/410
Safety Gloves
Nature’s Garden Apron
Safety Mask

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Other Needed Ingredients

Witch Hazel (in spray bottle)
Mixing Bowls
Scale
Mixing Spoon
Rubber Gloves

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Total Weights and Amounts

182 grams of the Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate
300 grams of the Citric Acid
600 grams of the Baking Soda
18 grams of the Olive Oil
10 grams of the Bentonite Clay Powder
5 grams of the Elder Flowers Whole
15 grams of the Juniper Berries Whole
18 grams of the Wild Elderberry Fragrance Oil

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Wild Elderberry Fragrance OilElder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Wild Elderberry Fragrance Oil

You will love the sweet and fruity aroma of this delicious scented oil. The scent of our Wild Elderberry Fragrance Oil uses a variety of both fruity and floral notes. First, this aroma starts with notes of tart, wild elderberries and huckleberries. These notes are combined with the aroma of sweet nectar of peach and apricot. Further, this fragrance oil continues with notes of violet and white floral scents that are wrapped in a sandalwood base. Together, the floral and woodsy heart of this aroma balances the sweet aroma of this fruity goodness. Furthermore, the true scent of the whole Elder Flowers herb blends perfectly with the lovely floral notes of this unique fragrance oil,  So, you will will this scrumptious scented oil in your bath and body recipes.

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Prepare and Sanitize

Before you begin creating this bath and body recipe, you may want to do a little bit of prep work. First, you will want to prepare the equipment that you will need for this bath bomb recipe. Additionally, you will want to create a work space for you to make your cosmetic recipe. Both the work space and the cosmetic making supplies and work space should be sanitized. Lastly, you will want to prepare the spray bottle of witch hazel. Now, you are ready to create this bath bomb recipe!

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Mixing the Dry Cosmetic IngredientsElder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Mixing the Dry Cosmetic Ingredients

First, you are going to want to prepare the dry cosmetic ingredients of this bath and body recipe. So, you will need to weigh and combine 182 grams of the Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate, 10 grams of the Bentonite Clay Powder, 300 grams of the Citric Acid, and 600 grams of the Baking Soda into a medium mixing bowl. After these three ingredients are in the same bowl, you will need to use a gloved hand to mix these ingredients together. Make sure that these ingredients are evenly mixed and that any clumps are broken up. After, you can move on to preparing the wet ingredients for this cosmetic recipe.

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Prepare the Wet Ingredients

Next, you are going to prepare the wet ingredients for this lovely cosmetic recipe. So, you will need to combine 18 grams of the Wild Elderberry Fragrance Oil and 18 grams of the Olive Oil in a separate mixing bowl. Once these cosmetic ingredients are weighed out into the bowl, you will be ready to move on to the next step.

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Combine the Wet and Dry IngredientsElder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Combine the Wet and Dry Ingredients

Now, you are going to blend the wet ingredients and the dry ingredients together in one of the medium mixing bowls. After these cosmetic ingredients are combined, you will need to mix these ingredients together well. Again, we suggest that you would use your gloved hands to mix the ingredients. Then, you will need to continue to blend these bath bomb supplies together until all of these ingredients are evenly mixed. Once the powdered herbs and other cosmetic ingredients are combined very well, you can move on to the next step in this process.

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Add Whole Cosmetic HerbElder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Add Whole Cosmetic Herb

Next, you are going to add this cosmetic herb to your bath bomb mixture. So, weigh out 5 grams of the Elder Flowers Whole and add it to your bath bomb mixture. Then, you will need to mix these herbal flowers with the other cosmetic ingredients. We suggest that you use your gloved hands to thoroughly blend these cosmetic flowers into the dough recipe. Make sure to continue mixing until all the ingredients are blended together evenly. After this wholesale herb is evenly blended, you can move on to the next step in the cosmetic making process.

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Spraying the Mixture with Witch HazelElder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Spraying the Mixture with Witch Hazel

Now, you are ready to get the cosmetic bath and body mixture ready to use. So, use the spray bottle of witch hazel to begin spraying the mixture. Make sure that you continue to spray as you blend these ingredients with your gloved hands. But, be careful not too spray the mixture too much. Otherwise, you could accidentally activate the ingredients in the bowl. To avoid this, you will need to pay attention to when the mixture begins to have  a crumbly dough consistency. At this point, you are ready to move on to creating the next step.

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Adding Herbs to the Bath Bomb MoldsElder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Adding Herbs to the Bath Bomb Molds

Then, you will be ready to begin filling the first half of the bath bomb mold with this mixture. First, you will be adding this wholesale cosmetic herb to your bath bomb mold. So, you will need to add a pinch or two of the Juniper Berries herb to this cosmetic bath bomb mold. This amount should be about enough to make a small pile of these cosmetic berries in the bottom of the cosmetic bath bomb mold. If you want a gauge of how many berries to use, then you can use the picture to the left as a guide. Once seven top halves of the bath bomb have these berries, you are ready to move on to actually filling up the wholesale bath bomb molds.

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Filling the Wholesale Bath Bomb Molds

Next, you are going to fill both halves of the bath bomb molds wholesale. First, you will fill the one side of the mold that contains a small amount of the whole cosmetic herb. Then, you will need to fill the other half of the bath bomb mold with more of the same dough mixture. The only difference between the two mold halves is that one will have the juniper berries and the other half will not have this herb. As you go along filling the mold and make sure you pack the molds tightly. Once both sides of the bath bomb mold are completely filled, you are ready to move on to the next step.

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Combining the Bath Bomb Mold Halves

Now, we are going to combine both of the bath bomb mold halves of the filled bath bomb mold. Before you push these two parts together, you will need to spray each of the halves with the bottle of witch hazel. After each side of the filled mold is lightly sprayed, you can fit these cosmetic mold halves together. Now, you can set this filled bath bomb mold aside. Make sure that you put the bath bomb somewhere safe where it can set up. You will need to wait for this cosmetic bath and body recipe to set up before you remove or sure the finished product. Make sure that you use the same method to fill up the other six remaining bath bomb molds for this recipe. Then, allow them to set up in a safe place, too.

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Finished Bath Bomb Recipe

Lastly, your bath bomb recipe is nearly complete! All you have left to do is wait for the bath bombs to set up. But, you will know that the bath bomb is set up as it will harden completely. Now, your bath bombs are ready to use! Of course, you can remove and use the bath bombs at this point. They will work perfectly and be full of fizzy fun! Additionally, you can use the wholesale bath bomb mold as a simple way to package up your bath and body recipe. However, you can taqke the bath bombs out and package them in your own way. Regardless, you will love using these lovely bath bombs!

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Elder Flowers WholeElder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Elder Flowers Whole

You will love the Elder Flowers Whole in your skin loving cosmetic recipes. These floral herbs will care for your skin and provide a lovely scent. First, this cosmetic herb has some anti-inflammatory properties to enjoy for your skin. So, this herb can be useful for rashes, eczema, and many more inflammation based ailments. Additionally, you can use this herb to promote healing in the skin, which can help fade bruises and minor cuts. Also, this cosmetic herb has been used by some to improve your complexion, skin tone, and prevent wrinkles. Further, this herb can help reduce break outs, as it balances facial oils, pulls toxins out of pores, and is antibacterial. Further, this herb can be used for its cleansing properties due to the antiseptic, antiviral, antioxidant, and antibacterial properties of this herb. If you want to learn even more about this wholesale herb, then you should check out our Elderflower Class!

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Elder Flowers Whole Medicinal

Even thought the Natures Garden wholesale herbs, like the Elder Flowers Herb, are for cosmetic use only, there are those that enjoy the medicinal benefits of this herb. But, these people use  food grade Elder Flowers herbs rather than cosmetic herbs. Many people have found that this herb can be used as a diuretic and as a laxative to relieve constipation. Also, this cosmetic oil can be useful for treating the flue, colds, fevers, and even inflamed eyes. Some people have found that this herb can be useful for dealing with allergies and can even help strengthen the membranes of the respiratory tract. If you want to add this floral herb to your diet, then check out 10 Elderflower Recipes and Remedies by the Herbal Academy

Elder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Ask Us Your QuestionsElder Flowers Bath Bomb Recipe: Ask Us Your Questions

If you have any questions about this cosmetic recipe or any others, then you should feel free to reach out to us! You can find us and reach out online, in the store, and on the phone. One easy way that you can reach out to us online is through our social media. Using either our name or our handle, which is @ngscents, to find us. Of course, you can find us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to reach out to us. Further, social media can be used to stay up to date on our new recipe releases. So, you can use these social platforms to find out when our next bath and body recipes is ready for you to try! Plus, this is the perfect place to share you own creations with us and the other customers. So, we definitely hope to hear from you soon!

Please Note: Natures Garden Candle and Soap Making Supplies sells elder flowers for external use only. We do not sell this herb as a food items. ( We provide information that is for educational purposes only. The information above is not intended to diagnose, cure, treat, or prevent any disease. This information also has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration). Keep all herbs out of reach of children and pets. Special care should be taken by pregnant and/or lactating women when handling herbs. Natures Garden accepts no responsibility (written or implied) for any products you make with our herbs. All testing is the responsibility of the customer.

Aug
07

Argan Oil Benefits


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Argan Oil BenefitsArgan Oil Benefits

There are all kinds of Argan Oil Benefits that you can utilize in your bath and body recipes. This wholesale carrier oil is full of nutrients that provide it with some wonderful properties. These various properties are great for both hair care and skin care. You can use this oil to create some Natures Garden cosmetic and soap recipes. Also, you can include this oil in your own recipes that are perfectly formulated for a certain issue, like frizzy hair. So, check out this blog to learn about the different recipes we have for this oil as well as what argan oil can do in your recipes.

Argan Oil Benefits for Your Products

In places like Europe, argan oil is actually referred to as “liquid gold” due to its amazingly beneficial properties. These properties come from the abundance of nutrients that the oil provides to your skin and body. A great cosmetic ingredient for creating rejuvenating recipes for your hair and skin. So, you know that this cosmetic oil is going to be an amazing one for your various bath and body recipes.

Argan Oil Benefits for Making Soap from ScratchArgan Oil Benefits for Making Soap from Scratch

One great way to use this wonderful oil is to create homemade soaps. Adding this oil will provide your soap with all kinds of skin-loving properties. This will create a conditioning bar of soap that is kind to the skin. Plus, it gives your bars a rich, stable lather that you are sure to love. We included this lovely oil in our own cold process soap recipe. The Argan Soap Recipe blends luscious oils and butters that create a cp soap recipe that will really care for the skin. Plus, this recipe uses the luxurious spa fragrance of our Kulu Bay Fragrance Oil. You will love everything about this wonderful soap recipe!

Argan Oil Benefits for Homemade LotionArgan Oil Benefits for Homemade Lotion

Also, argan oil would be a perfect choice to include in your lotion making supplies. This cosmetic oil is light and allows your skin to breath. However, it is able to sink down and to provide deep conditioning moisture. Further, this oil could be perfectly formulated in a facial cream, as it is light and is often included in acne-fighting formulas. We used this lovely oil in our Sugar Cookie Whipped Body Butter Recipe to add to the deeply conditioning properties. This thick cream benefits from a light lotion because it is able to skin in quickly as the thicker oils and butters remain on the skin longer. Plus, this recipe uses the warm cookie butter aroma of our Sugar Cookies Fragrance Oil to add to this fantastic scent.

Argan Oil Benefits for Home Made Scrubs Argan Oil Benefits for Home Made Scrubs

Another great product we created using argan oil is the Sour Watermelon Sugar Scrub Cubes Recipe. This cosmetic oil was perfect for helping nourish the skin as the scrub worked to remove dead skin. Not only will this product rejuvenate your skin, but it has a fantastic scent! We used our Sour Watermelon Candy Fragrance Oil in this recipe, which smells like delicious sour watermelon candy!

Argan Oil Benefits for DIY Bath BombsArgan Oil Benefits for DIY Bath Bombs

Additionally, we have used this cosmetic oil perfectly in our bath bomb recipes. Adding this oil to recipes like our Mothers Day Bath Bomb Recipe allows the body to soak in these magnificent oils while enjoying a nice, relaxing bath. Plus, this bath bomb recipe uses the delightful Happy and Free Fragrance Oil, which is a refreshing blend of floral scents that are as light and lovely as the oils nurturing your skin.

Argan Oil Benefits for Your Body

Since the best products are the ones that are able to take care of the body, you need ingredients that are going to nourish and rejuvenate your skin and hair. But, different needs and times may influence what kind of oil will care for your body best. So, we are going to talk about all the benefits that this cosmetic oil has for the body. This will allow you to see what makes it different from other oils and whether this is the best oil to perform in the products you want to create.

Argan Oil Benefits for Dry and Damaged SkinArgan Oil Benefits for Dry and Damaged Skin

Dry skin can be irritating and rough or cracked and painful, but either way dried out skin is a nuisance. Luckily, argan oil is a perfect solution! This oil is light and is easily absorbed by the skin. This allows for quick relief and your skin can begin to feel renewed almost immediately. In fact, we would recommend using this carrier oil wholesale in foot balm recipes. Dry and cracking heels are difficult to deal with. So, adding an oil that will sink in quickly to a thicker cream of salve may be beneficial to getting your feet smooth and moisturized.

Argan Oil Benefits for Moisturizing Your FaceArgan Oil Benefits for Moisturizing Your Face

One fantastic benefit of argan oil is that it can be used for facial creams without clogging pores. Obviously, this oil is great for nourishing and moisturizing dry skin. It will sink into your skin to condition your skin, but won’t be too think for your skin to handle. However, adding this oil to facials for oily skin is highly beneficial. Argan oil has the ability to help balance the production of your natural oils. So, this oil provides nutrients, like vitamin E, as it cares for your skin, which will reduce the need for your skin to produce oils. This leads to less oily skin that is healthy and radiant!

Argan Oil Benefits for Reducing AcneArgan Oil Benefits for Reducing Acne

Not only is this cosmetic oil great for reducing oily skin, but it is useful for acne sufferers, too Actually, this is part of the reason why it’s so effective at preventing break outs. The oily skin results from an over production of sebum. While some of your natural oils are important to keep your skin healthy, too much of these oils can lead to clogged pores and break outs! So, utilizing this oil as a great way to reduce break outs by balancing your natural oil production. Furthermore, the nutrients in this cosmetic oil have been known to help reduce the appearance of acne scars and discoloration.

Argan Oil Benefits for Fading ScarsArgan Oil Benefits for Fading Scars

Whether you have acne scars, had surgery, or had been in an accident, you probably aren’t too fond of the memories your scars bring to mind. So, it makes sense that you’d want to reduce their appearance. The vitamins and nutrients in this carrier oil are amazing for boosting your skin’s natural healing ability and many have found that it has dramatically reduced the appearance of their scars. Also, some people have found that argan oil is useful for helping your skin repair and fade stretch marks.

Argan Oil Benefits for Chicken Pox and Other Skin DiseasesArgan Oil Benefits for Chicken Pox and Other Skin Diseases

Another benefit of argan oil is that it has anti-inflammatory properties. These amazing properties are perfect for providing your skin with the vitamins and minerals that it needs to heal. So, this oil is useful to include in a regimen for reducing conditions like eczema, psoriasis, or chicken pox.  For reducing chicken pox, it has been found that the active triterpenoids substances in argan oil are effective for chicken pox home remedies. These substances will help to reduce symptoms and lead to healing in your skin. Also, the oil is able to sink into condition and effectively eliminate dry, itchy eczema. Plus, this carrier oil is able to ward off bacteria and infection while rejuvenating the skin. So, it can be useful for those dealing with psoriasis.

Argan Oil Benefits for Dry LipsArgan Oil Benefits for Dry Lips

Another great way to use this carrier oil is to incorporate it with your typical lip balm supplies. Including this oil in your lip balm recipes is a great way to increase the conditioning power of your recipe. This oil is able to sink into your lip to relieve dry cracked lips by conditioning and nourishing. This will leave your lips feeling soft and rejuvenated. Also, you can combine this oil with thicker ones for a dry winter or when your lips are excessively dry. This way the argan oil can sink down for immediate relief and the thicker oils can remain on top longer to increase the amount of time your lips are protected,

Argan Oil Benefits for Treating Razor BurnArgan Oil Benefits for Treating Razor Burn and Ingrown Hairs

Also, this wholesale carrier oil is wonderful for soothing razor burns. This nurturing oil has high levels of powerful antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties that are beneficial for the skin. So, this light, nutrient rich oil is absorbed by the skin and use to soothe and promote healing for your skin. This will reduce any irritation caused by razor burn and help to protect your skin. Further, this oil is perfect for helping your skin reduce the irritation of ingrown hairs.

Argan Oil Benefits for Taming Your HairArgan Oil Benefits for Taming Your Hair

Plus, Argan Oil is perfect for creating conditioning hair care products! This carrier oil is light and won’t leave you feeling greasy, as it won’t just stay on the outside of the hair. Instead, this oil will be used pulled in to strengthen and nourish the hair. So, it is perfect for adding to conditioner recipes or even a leave in conditioner recipe. This oil would be perfect for helping your tame frizzy hair while protecting and nourishing your luscious locks at the same time!

Argan Oil Benefits for Conditioning Oily HairArgan Oil Benefits for Conditioning Oily Hair

While this oil can this oil be used as a leave in conditioner in all hair types, those with oily hair are really going to love this cosmetic oil! Argan oil is a light, non-greasy oil that is perfect for providing the moisture you need without leaving you feeling like a grease ball. Plus, this oil can be useful for reducing the amount of oil your scalp produces. Since the carrier oil is able to balance your oils, using argan oil will actually help you to get your scalp to produce less oils naturally. So, you can bring your production levels down to where you need them.

Argan Oil Benefits for Nail and Cuticle HealthArgan Oil Benefits for Nail and Cuticle Health

Also, you can use this nourishing cosmetic oil to improve the health of your nails and the cuticle bed. After removing nail polish, cleaning, and drying your nails, you can apply this lovely oil directly on each of your nails. For each nail, add a drop of oil and rub it into the top, nail bead, and cuticle. The conditioning properties will help to prevent hangnails and lead to healthier future nail growth.

Argan Oil Benefits: What is Argan Oil Made of?

The skin loving argan oil is made by pressing argan nuts, which are inside of a fruit. These trees grow on trees in Morocco. Further, these trees take a long time to start producing fruit and they only grow in this area of the world. Further, the nuts can be hard and difficult to crack. Interestingly, the Tamri goats, which eat these Moroccan fruits, would be used to help Argan Oil producers break down the hard shell of the argan nut. Now, factories can break down the nut without the help of goats, but there are some people still producing Argan Oil in this traditional way. If you want to learn more, then check out this article we found. The Argan Oil Beauty Benefits for Skin, Hair, and Body talks about where argan oil comes from as well as some more benefits of using this cosmetic oil.

Argan Oil Benefits: Reach Out to UsArgan Oil Benefits: Reach Out to Us

We hope that you enjoyed all the benefits that argan oil has to offer. You can ask us any questions about this cosmetic oil or our free recipes, as the Natures Garden team is here to help. You can chat with us in the store, on the phone, or online. We have a Facebook page. Also, we are on both Twitter and Instagram (@ngscents). Can’t wait to hear from you and we wish you the best with your homemade bath and body products.

Aug
06

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes


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Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic RecipesCream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes

If you enjoy baking scrumptious desserts or you like to create bath bombs or bubble bars using Natures Garden recipes, then you have probably heard of cream of tartar. However, you may not know what it is made from or what it even does for your products. While it is not glamorous or often known, there are many reasons to use cream of tartar. This ingredient is an integral part of some cosmetic recipes as well as many dessert recipes. If you are curious about the ins and outs of this cosmetic additive, then this is the perfect blog for you!

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: Cream of Tartar History

We can date the creation of cream of tartar back for 7000 years, where the powder was discovered in some ancient village ruins in Iran. Although we don’t know whether cream of tartar was used at this point, it was found in the bottom of a wine making jar. However, it could just been the by product that was ignored after wine making. Around 1769, a chemist in Sweden, who was named CW Scheele, purified cream of tartar and developed the modern practice that is used to purify it to this day. In 1832, Jean Baptiste Biot experimented with this cream of tartar and learned about many of its properties. Throughout the following years this multipurpose ingredient has been used in things like French cuisine, homemade bath bombs, and even natural home cleaners.

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: Advancements in Science

Though studying wine making and the substances that were created during this process, like cream of tartar, Louis Pasteur was able to make some ground break discoveries in organic chemistry. After, preparing the same salt naturally through wine making and synthetically in the lab he realized that the two were not exactly the same. In fact, they were mirror images! After some continued work in the lab he found that he was able to synthetically create both types, while the natural process only resulted in the one type. Now, this is referred to as the Chirality of a molecule, or its “handedness” as it can be left or right. Furthermore, this led to the idea that molecules were not flat, but three dimensional.

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: What is Cream of Tartar?Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: What is the Source of Cream of Tartar?

Cream of tartar, or Potassium Hydrogen Tartrate, is a white powdery substance that is slightly acidic in nature. This powder is created from a byproduct when grapes are fermented. So, cream of tartar begins its formation inside the barrels when wine is made. Initially, the substance created is called argol, or beeswing, and it has a red-brown color.  Also, this substance is useful during fermentation, as it helps maintain pH and preserve the grapes during the fermentation process. After, the wine is finished and removed from the container. Then, the argol residue left behind can be purified and turned into white, odorless cream of tartar powder. 

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: What is Cream of Tartar Used For?

There are so many cream of tartar uses that you can take advantage of in your recipes. First, you can use cream of tartar in your desserts and other scrumptious recipes. Also, you can include our cosmetic ingredient in some bath and body recipes as well as fun recipes like homemade play dough. Further, you can use it to clean around the house without using harsh commercial cleaners.

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: Cosmetics

First, cream of tartar can be used to create some fun bath and body recipes! While this ingredient may not seem like much, it is key to many cosmetic recipes. Often, this ingredient is used to enhance or activate the properties of other ingredients. For example, many recipe formulations for bubble bars include cream of tartar. Cream of tartar is used to increase the integrity of the bars. In another instance, this cosmetic ingredient is used to active the baking soda to make bath bombs fizzy and fun. So, this is not an ingredient that you would want to leave out of your cosmetics recipes!

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: Natures Garden Recipes

Since cream of tartar can be useful for creating quality cosmetic recipes, there are a few Natures Garden recipes that include cream of tartar. These quality recipes each use this cosmetic additive to enhance the quality of the product or replace another ingredient that you may to switch out. If you want to see more of the cosmetic recipes that we have created with cream of tartar, then check out the recipe tab on the cream of tartar page.

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: Why is Cream of Tartar Used in Bath Bombs?Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: Why is Cream of Tartar Used in Bath Bombs?

If you are looking to create a bath bomb without citric acid, then cream of tartar may be a good option for you. In order to fizz, the baking soda needs a weakly acidic ingredient to activate it. So, you can use something like lemon juice, citric acid, cream of tartar, or another slightly acidic ingredient to create you fizzy bath bomb. We swapped out this ingredient in our Bath Bomb Without Citric Acid Recipe and created some nice, solid bath bombs. While this recipe was slightly less fizzy than a typical bath bomb, it still worked well!

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: What Does Cream of Tartar Do in Bubble Bars?Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: What Does Cream of Tartar Do in Bubble Bars?

Also, you can include cream of tartar in your bubble bar recipes. We used this ingredient in our Basil Sage Mint Bubble Bar Recipe as well as many other bubble bar recipes to create fantastic products. When cream of tartar is used as a cosmetic ingredient, it will help to stabilize and hold together all the other important ingredients. So, this important ingredient is perfect for creating fun, quality bubble bar recipes.

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: How to Make Playdough with Cream of TartarCream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: How to Make Playdough with Cream of Tartar

Another fun thing that you can do with this cosmetic ingredient is create fun homemade play dough! Although you can create play dough with out this ingredient, your dough may lack in quality. There are some ingredients that  you can use to replace cream of tartar. However, simply leaving out this ingredient may not leave you with a  result that you like. This ingredient is used to make the dough smoother and softer as well as improve the elasticity Also, this ingredient can be used to persevere the dough in a container for a week or so. So, we’d recommend trying out a recipe that uses Cream of Tartar, like our Scented Play Dough Recipe.

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: All Natural Cleaning

Another benefit of this cream of tartar is that you can use it in some natural cleaning recipes. You can create a paste of just water and cream of tartar. This paste can then be used to clean all sorts of things around the house. First, you can use this paste to make aluminum or copper cookware look cleaner and almost like new. Plus, you can use this paste to shine up metal appliances or help smooth scratched up dishes. Further, you can use a mixture of cream of tartar and lemon juice to remove stains from clothes. After, soaking you can rinse and wash like normal to help keep your clothes looking good. Also, you can even use cream of tartar with hydrogen peroxide to clean the bathroom. Cream of tartar can help with rust in the bathtub and even brightening up the porcelain all over the room.

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: BakingCream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: Using Cream of Tartar for Baking

One of the most common uses for cream of tartar in baking is to stabilize egg whites. This is useful for creating many kinds of desserts, specifically meringue. Also, cream of tartar will help to increase the volume and prevent collapse. You can see in this basic, Good Meringue recipe from Allrecipes that cream of tartar is an important ingredient. Additionally, Cream of tartar can be used to activate the baking soda in a recipe. In fact, you could create your own baking powder with these two powders. However, cream of tartar isn’t the only ingredient that can be used to activate the baking soda. Since both cream of tartar and lemons are acidic, these are a few options that you can use to pair with the baking soda.

Additionally, cream of tartar can be used to improve the quality of candy and other sugary foods. Since this ingredient is slightly acidic, it is useful for helping prevent the sugar from creating large crystals. So, adding this ingredient allows you to create recipes that require a lot of sugar without getting crunchy or gritty. This is useful for creating candy and other sugary treats. This is because including a bit of cream of tartar can keep your recipe from getting too brittle or crunchy. So, anyone creating a sugary syrup, chocolate, hard candy, or other yummy sweets may want to think about adding a but of cream of tartar.

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: Other Uses for Cream of Tartar

Although we have gone through quite a few uses for this cosmetic ingredient, there are a few more ideas for using cream of tartar. You can sprinkle some of this powder to deter ants from your home as well as use this powder to brightening clothes. There are so many neat things you can do with cream of tartar! If you are interested in learning even more about these uses, then check out 8 Surprising Uses for Cream of Tartar by Care2!

 

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: Ask Your QuestionsCream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: Ask Your Questions

We hope that you enjoyed learning a bit about our cosmetic cream of tartar! If you have anymore questions about this botanical herb or any of our other Herbs and Spices, then you can reach out and ask us. You can talk to us in the store or on the phone. Also, you can find us on one of our social media accounts. We have a Facebook page as well as a Twitter and an Instagram (@ngscents). So, there are plenty of ways that you can get in contact us. Hope you create some wonderful products that you enjoy with this cosmetic ingredient!

Cream of Tartar in Cosmetic Recipes: Note About Our Cream of Tartar

Natures Garden sells cream of tartar for external use only. We do not sell our cream of tartar, or any of our products, as a food item or for consumption. So, the information that we provide about cream of tartar is only for educational purposes. We do not intend for you to use this information to diagnose, cure, treat, or prevent any disease. The Food and Drug Administration has not evaluated any of this information. Make sure that you keep your cosmetic ingredients, like cream of tartar, out of reach of any children or pets. Also, pregnant and/or lactating women should take special care when handling our herbs. Natures Garden accepts no responsibility (written or implied) for any products made with our cream of tartar. All product testing is the responsibility of the customer.

Jul
25

Grapefruit Benefits


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Grapefruit BenefitsGrapefruit Benefits

Are grapefruits good for you? We’d say yes, as there are all kinds of wonderful grapefruit benefits that you can enjoy! If you want to try out the Natures Garden Grapefruit Powder on your skin, you are sure to find some great benefits for your body. In fact, you can include this wholesale herb in many different bath and body recipes that will care for your skin and hair. Plus, there are some great medicinal benefits that have been found to be gained from eating this fresh fruit. Further, there are many ways to incorporate this fruit into your diet, through either homemade recipes or even just eating the plain fruit. So, you can use this natural cosmetic blog to find out more about the grapefuit herb and the other properties of grapefruits.

Grapefruit Benefits: Growing ConditionsGrapefruit Benefits: Growing Conditions

First of all, grapefruit trees will require a temperate or tropical climate. These conditions are ideal because these plants need lots of sunlight and warm conditions. In fact, they need it to be relatively warm both during the day as well as at night. So, more tropical regions may be best, but they can survive in temperate regions with some extra care. Also, the grapefruit trees like to have loamy soil that drains well.
Another thing you will want to pay attention to is the amount of space available for your tree to grow. When planting the tree try to pick a place on your land that will provide the most sun, some good winter protection, and at least twelve feet of space from buildings or driveways. After planting, you will want to water your sapling every couple of days. After about a week or so, you can start to water deeply just once a week. However, you may want to water more often during drought periods.

Grapefruit Benefits: Tips for Harvesting Grapefruits

During the first three years, you won’t have a harvest from a grapefruit tree. Instead, your grapefruit tree should direct its energy into growth. So, you may want to remove any small fruits that you see growing before the three year mark. Although you may be eager to try your homegrown fruit, picking these early fruits will ensure your tree grows to be strong. Once your tree is old enough, your fruits will be ready to be harvested in the fall. You will be able to tell they are ripe by their color. If the grapefruits have become a yellow or gold color, then they are ready to pick.

But, anyone that prefers their grapefruit on the sweeter side, like me, can leave the fruits on the tree a bit longer. This will allow them to get a bit larger and sweeter. However, use caution, they can be left on the tree for too long. An overripe grapefruit will appear lumpy and should be discarded.

Grapefruit Benefits: Industry Uses

There are all kinds of reasons to use grapefruit in a wide variety of products and recipes. First, you can use the abundance of vitamins and minerals available in this fruit to promote your health. Plus, you can incorporate more grapefruit though all kinds of delicious recipes. Also, your skin and hair can gain some wonderful benefits by including grapefruit in your bath and body making supplies. So, let’s get into some of the known benefits this fruit has for you.

Grapefruit Benefits: Medicinal UsesGrapefruit Benefits: Medicinal Uses

You can gain many benefits from eating grapefruit. First, this fruit has been found to be beneficial for the immune system. Studies have shown that the vitamins and minerals in grapefruits can be useful when it comes to getting over a cold, protecting against inflammation, and strengthening the protective barrier of your skin. Also, grapefruit can be useful for reducing your risk for diabetes. Diabetes occurs when the body has built up a resistance to insulin, which leads to higher insulin and sugar levels in the blood. So, this fruit has evidence that it can help reduce insulin levels and resistance to help get your body on track.

Another potential benefit of grapefruit is improved heart health. It is thought that the high potassium content in this fruit will relax your blood vessels and arteries. So, grapefruit should be able to help reduce your blood pressure and lessen the risk of heart attack or stroke. Furthermore, this can be useful for increasing blood flow and oxygen to the brain, which can promote better cognitive function. Plus, there is evidence that grapefruit can be useful for helping to treat fatigue and insomnia. It has been found that the tryptophan in grapefruit is useful for helping you get sleepy and have a great night’s sleep.

However, people on medications should contact their doctor to ensure that there won’t be any interactions. For certain medications, grapefruit can cause overdose or increase side effects. This interaction can occur as grapefruit contains substances that can inhibit an enzyme that is used to metabolize certain medications. So, anyone taking medications like immunosuppressants, statins, Carbamazepine, Indivavir, Bensodiazepines, and many calcium channel blockers should contact their doctor before increasing their grapefruit intake.

Grapefruit Benefits: Bath and Body ProductsGrapefruit Benefits: Bath and Body Products

Not only is grapefruit great for the inside of your body, but your skin and hair can benefit from this fruit, too. First, you can use grapefruit peel powder to naturally color your bath and body products. This herb will provide a creamy orange color that is natural and beautiful. If you are interested in learning about more Natural Soap Colors, then check out some of these herbs. You can combine a few natural colorants to create a gorgeous, natural design.

Grapefruit Benefits: Benefits for Bath and Body Products

One benefit of this herb is that is can be used to improve skin tone by promoting cell regeneration. So, this herb will leave you with a healthy, youthful glow. Plus, the herb has been found to promote collagen, which can be useful for getting rid of wrinkles naturally. This will help to reduce signs of aging and leaving you feeling rejuvenated. Additionally, you can use this herb to help solve issues with oily skin. Since this herb has astringent properties, it is able to help constrict your pores. This will help to reduce your sebum production and lead to a decreased risk for acne. So, creating wholesale face masks or natural soap for your face would be amazing for your skin care regime!

Also, grapefruit powder is known to have anti-inflammatory properties. This can be useful for creating hair care products that can help reduce dandruff. Plus, this wholesale herb can be included in lotion recipes to reduce skin inflammation conditions, like eczema or psoriasis. Another benefit is that grapefruit has shown to reduce itching and rashes for those infected with impetigo. Plus, it has been found that grapefruit powder can be useful for reducing some cases of acne. Since acne is often due to excess sebum or a pH imbalance, this botanical herb can be used to increase the pH of skin and control acne outbreaks. In fact, many acne treatments will include grapefruit in their formulations.

Grapefruit Benefits: Natures Garden RecipesGrapefruit Benefits: Natures Garden Recipes

If you are looking for exfoliating melt and pour soap recipes, then this is a great recipe to start with! The Mango Loofah Melt and Pour Soap Recipe from Natures Garden uses both an embed loofah and wonderful herbs to create a great soap recipe. Plus, the grapefruit powder has all kinds of benefits for your skin that will rejuvenate your body from head to toe. So, this lovely recipe will both exfoliate and nourish the skin to provide you with a clean, rejuvenated feeling. Plus, the herb will you feeling absolutely beautiful!

Grapefruit Benefits: Food and BeveragesGrapefruit Benefits: Food and Beverage

This food is a fantastically healthy food that is both low in calories and high in nutrients. Luckily, there are many ways for you to incorporate grapefruit into your diet. Some people enjoy eating grapefruit raw or drinking fresh grapefruit juice. However, this fruit has a flavor that is tart and sour. So, some people need to combine this fruit with sweeter flavors. One way to blend the flavor of this fruit is to add it to a smoothie. Further, you can use grapefruit in all kinds of different recipes for meals, desserts, or beverages. One wonderful beverage recipe is Lauren’s Grapefruit Margaritas from Allrecipes. Also, you can try out a grapefruit dessert recipe on myrecipes for Grapefruit Pound Cake. There are so many refreshing recipes that you can create to incorporate more grapefruit into your diet.

Grapefruit Benefits: OtherGrapefruit Benefits: Other

Additionally, some have found that grapefruit can be a useful tool for weight loss. Eating grapefruit can be useful for helping control appetite and making you feel full. The fiber in this fruit can be useful for helping you feel full and eat fewer calories throughout your day. Studies have shown that fiber-rich fruits can promote feeling of fullness, as the fiber will increase your digestion time. Furthermore, studies done on weight loss have found that grapefruit can lead to losing more weight and more off their waist. So, the groups that consumed grapefruit regularly through their dieting would lose more compared to those that were dieting only.

Another great way to use grapefruit is to create aromatherapy cleaning products. Grapefruit is effective for cleaning many things throughout the home. Also, grapefruit has antibacterial properties that can be useful for getting your home extra clean. Not only is grapefruit effective at cleaning, but it has a strong, refreshing scent that will leave your home smelling clean, too. So, your home will look and smell amazing! If you are interested in finding recipes for creating natural homemade cleaning products, then check out 10 Ways to Clean with Grapefruit by Taste of Home.

Grapefruit Benefits: How Did the Grapefruit Get Its Name?

If you’ve every tried a grape, then you may expect a grapefruit to taste sweet. However, this couldn’t be further from the truth, as grapefruit tastes nothing like a grape. So, how did the grapefruit get its name? While it was first thought that it was because it resembled grapes as it grew, it is more commonly thought that the name came from pomelos. In fact, grapefruits are a cross between pomelo and orange. If you are curious about learning more about the way grapefruits got their name, then check out How Did the Grapefruit Get Its Name? on Mental Floss.

Grapefruit Benefits: Reach Out to UsGrapefruit Benefits: Reach Out to Us

We hope that you enjoyed this information on grapefruit benefits. If you have any more questions, then reach out to us and ask! We are available on the phone to answer any of your questions on this herb. Also, we can answers questions on other Fruit and Veggie Powders, as well. While we at Natures Garden have a help line available that use can call to utilize, there are other ways to get in contact with us. You can ask us questions either in the store or online. If you want to find us online, then check out any of our social media pages. We are on Facebook and you can use @ngscents to find us on Twitter and Instagram. Good luck and have fun creating your own natural herbal cosmetics recipes!

Grapefruit Benefits: Note About Our Herbs

Note: We at Natures Garden sell our Grapefruit Powder herb for external use only. We do not sell our herbs as food items. The information that we provide on our herbs is for educational purposes only. We do not intend for this information to diagnose, cure, treat, or prevent any disease. The information we provide has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. Make sure that you keep all herbs out of reach of children and pets. Also, pregnant and/or lactating women should take special care when handling any of our herbs. Natures Garden accepts no responsibility (written or implied) for any products that you make with our herbs. Further, all testing is the responsibility of the customer.

Jul
23

Unscented Cosmetic Bases


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Unscented Cosmetic Bases

So you have your line of soaps going. People love them! They smell amazing, and customers love how they make their skin feel! Well, now you are looking to expand into other bath and body products to enhance your line of soaps. No matter if you do melt and pour, cold process or hot process, people love when they can buy a whole product line of a fragrance they love! Here is where Nature’s Garden’s unscented cosmetic bases come into play. Creating your own lotions, body perfumes, liquid soaps and bath whips have never been easier! Just add in your fragrance of choice, some soap colorants and bottle it up! Whether you are creating for just you and family, or to add to your product line, the sky’s the limit when it comes to making your own bath and body products!  Natures Garden’s unscented bases are perfect if you are just beginning as well!  It is the perfect way to learn and get started!

 

Unscented Cosmetic Bases: Imagine BaseUnscented Cosmetic Bases: Imagine Base

Up first is Nature’s Garden Imagine Base. The name for this unscented base is perfect because all you have to do is imagine the multitude of things that can be made with this versatile product! From antibacterial foaming hand soap or foaming body butter, to bath gel or body wash. These are just a few of the possibilities that can be made using Imagine Base. For a foaming hand soap, you just need to add your fragrance of choice and package it in a foamer bottle. Simple and quick! However, if you would like a thicker product such as a bath gel or body wash, you can create this by adding a natural thickener, such as Xanthum Gum, to help thicken up the Imagine Base.

Nature’s Garden has quite a few recipes to help you get started! You can start with something easy such as Antibacterial Foaming Hand Soap and move on to some fun cupcake soaps that will impress everybody with your creativity! Simply click on the link above and click the recipe button to lead you to what you can create!  In fact, some recipes are even listed right in the description.

Unscented Cosmetic Bases: Multi-Base Lotion

Nature’s Garden has 3 types of multi-base lotions that allow you to create multiple natural lotion based products by simply adding distilled water! Natural Goat’s Milk Lotion, Natural Soy Body Butter and Natural Yogurt Lotion Base.  Create products like face cream, body lotion, body frosting, body mousse, body butter, massage lotion, and spray lotion mist all from this one base!! Another fact, our lotion bases can emulsify up to 2% of additional oily components, so more elaborated skin care products can be easily made!

Unscented Cosmetic Bases: Natural Goat's Milk Lotion BaseUnscented Cosmetic Bases: Natural Goat’s Milk Lotion Base

Our first lotion base is the Natural Goat’s Milk Lotion Base! Goat’s Milk is used heavily in soap making. Goat’s milk is exceptional for people who have sensitive skin and are prone to eczema or psoriasis. It’s rich in vitamins, minerals and alpha hydroxy acids that help remove dead skin cells and leave a soft, healthy skin behind! Customize your lotion to fit your needs or the needs of your customers! Nature’s Garden has developed a lovely recipe using our goat’s milk lotion base! Shimmering Bronzing Lotion is a perfect summertime addition! Made with organic cocoa powder and a touch of 24K Gold Mica, you can have a warm, healthy glow to your skin with no harsh chemicals added!

 

Unscented Cosmetic Bases: Soy Body ButterUnscented Cosmetic Bases: Soy Body Butter

We all know how good soy can be for your body! It’s a perfect substitute for those who are lactose intolerant, or for those who want to simply live a healthier lifestyle. Soy in skin products have been shown to benefit those who have a combination oily/dry skin. It can help reduce wrinkles and may help reverse sun damage!  It’s an incredibly versatile product!  Now you can create a natural, skin-loving product for you or your customers using our Soy Body Butter! Create products like face cream, body lotion, body frosting, body mousse, body butter, massage lotion, and spray lotion mist all from this one base!! 

 

Unscented Cosmetic Bases: Natural Yogurt Lotion BaseUnscented Cosmetic Bases: Natural Yogurt Lotion Base

Yogurt is so healthy for your insides! It provides Vitamin D, calcium, protein plus those probiotics are said to help keep your gut moving smoothly! However, yogurt is also good for your skin! It leaves it soft and hydrated, can tighten pores, helps to reduce blemishes and can help reduce fine lines and wrinkles. With Nature’s Garden Natural Yogurt Lotion Base, you can create 6 types of lotion products to fit your needs or your customer’s needs! Keep it all natural with no fragrance or add an infusion of herbs or essential oils to help give your product some added benefits!

 

Unscented Cosmetic Bases: Odor EliminatorUnscented Cosmetic Bases: Odor Eliminator

Up next is our Odor Eliminator! This is a popular seller here and I love this stuff! In fact, I personally no longer have to buy that expensive fabric refresher or even body spray! I can make my own and use the fragrances I love! With the Odor Eliminator, you can create a line of body sprays or perfumes to compliment your other bath and body products! Or air freshening sprays that will knock those stinky bathroom smells away. You can even create fabric fresheners using fragrances for aromatherapy! Simple, economical and sure to be a hit in your home or for your clients! We have some easy recipes that you can use to help get you started! Simply click on the link above and then click on the recipe button to get started. I know you will love this odor eliminator as much as I do!

Unscented Cosmetic Bases: Ritzy Bath GelUnscented Cosmetic Bases: Ritzy Bath Gel

So you think you can only buy bath gel at the grocery store? Wrong! You can custom create your own bath gel and smell how you want to smell! Our Ritzy Bath Gel bubbles like crazy and will help moisturize your skin or even your hair! It’s also thick enough to suspend glitter if you want to some added sparkle to your bath time! Simply chose a fragrance that you love, add the recommended usage amount found under the description of your fragrance, enhance it with a liquid soap colorant and give it a shake! You’re done! You can even use essential oils to this bath gel and keep it as natural as possible!

As a side note, some of our fragrances can thin out the gel base. To thicken it back up, simply create a slurry of Xanthum Gum (the natural thickener we mentioned above) and distilled water. When the slurry is properly combined, you can add it to your thinned bath gel. It will gel back up in no time and you are set to go!

 

Unscented Cosmetic Bases: Ritzy Bath Gel RecipesUnscented Cosmetic Bases: Ritzy Bath Gel Recipes

Nature’s Garden has a couple of fun recipes you can create using our Ritzy Bath Gel. The first recipe is a Foaming Bath Salt recipe. This is a wonderful bath salt that will both cleanse and moisturize! We chose our lovely French Lavender fragrance oil. A perfect, relaxing scent of lavender to help you unwind from the day! Our next recipe is a Foaming Bath Jelly! We used our Ritzy Bath Gel and some unflavored gelatin to create this fun, foaming bath jelly that the kids will love to use! We chose our Kissing and Telling fragrance oil to scent this bath time concoction with. This scent is a  yummy blend of passion fruit, grapes, with a touch of floral greenery to it!

Unscented Cosmetic Bases: Stinky No More WashUnscented Cosmetic Bases: Stinky No More Wash

How about creating your own soap that you can use in your washer? Stinky No More Wash is an odor eliminating liquid soap base that is body safe and can be used in an array of different ways. You can simply add Stinky No More Wash in with regular laundry detergent to remove bold odors that your laundry detergent won’t remove (such as mechanics clothing).  You can use Stinky No More Wash as a carpet cleaning solution or even as a pet shampoo to remove pet odors. Since this base is unscented, you can use any of our body safe fragrance oils to add your own personal scent to your laundry, your pet or to help freshen the carpets in your home.

 

Unscented Cosmetic Bases: Whipped Soap BaseUnscented Cosmetic Bases: Whipped Soap Base

Next, we have our Whipped Soap Base. This is a best seller here at Nature’s Garden. So you can create many things with this base. With this base you can create your own bath frosting, shaving soap, foaming body butter, and foaming sugar scrubs.  Simply whip our base with a mixer, add fragrance oil and coloring (if desired), and spoon into jars. It will remain fluffy and not deflate!  Our rich, luxurious-feeling whipped soap base bubbles up and has a lovely lather that leaves your skin feeling soft and moisturized.

So now you want to make something with this awesome base, but not sure how or where to start? Nature’s Garden has a plethora of recipes that use this base. Whether whipped up on its own with some fragrance and color or made into a frosting to top off some soaps that look like dessert ready to be eaten, this product is fun to work with! Follow the link above to our whipped soap page to see all the types of fun things you can create!

 

Unscented Cosmetic Bases: All-Natural Lip Balm BaseUnscented Cosmetic Bases: All-Natural Lip Balm Base

Last, but not least is our All-Natural Lip Balm Base. Our lip balm base is 100% all natural and is made with only the finest, top-of-the-line ingredients (several of which are also certified organic). The ingredients are coconut oil, beeswax, organic shea butter, organic cocoa butter and vitamin E. Since our lip balm base is all natural it does not have any sort of chemical taste like so many lipstick/lip balms out there do. Also, the container our lip balm comes in a heavy duty solid white container to keep the sunlight out. When you are ready to make something, you can pop this whole container into the microwave to melt the base. If you are not using it all at once, the remaining will solidify until next time!

 

Unscented Cosmetic Bases: What’s the Big Deal

Most people want to know why you would want to buy this lip-balm base. For starters it’s a time saver and a money saver! No need to buy all the separate ingredients when they are all ready to use in a single one pound tub! In fact, with one container you can make 90-94 lip balm tubes or 65 1/4 ounce lip balm pots! That’s a lot of stock right there! Second, our lip balm can be used to make more than just lip balm!!  You can use the very same base to create your own all natural solid perfume or your own lotion bars.  This base can be used to create an all-natural vapor rub or you can use this base to create your own foot balm even.  Why buy numerous ingredients to make these products when all you need is this one base? It’s truly an economical buy!

Unscented Cosmetic Bases: And Another ThingUnscented Cosmetic Bases: And Another Thing

Another positive factor is our lip balm base feels smooth and silky on your lips and is naturally moisturizing to your lips.  Like many petroleum based lip products, our lip balm base is not tacky feeling or greasy! It goes on like a dream and absorbs beautifully! We have some wonderful recipes to help you get started on the road to lip balm making!  We also offer a starter kit that includes a 2 ounce container of lip balm base, 2 flavorings, 2 lip tints and assorted tubes and containers. It’s a perfect way to experiment and create before you get started on the big stuff!

 

There you go friends! We hope you enjoyed our presentation on Nature’s Garden unscented cosmetic bases and maybe found some inspiration to create. There are so many options for creating products customized just for you or your customers! With the over 800 fragrances to choose from, the possibilities are endless! If you feel like showing off any of your products, give us a shout out! You can find us on Facebook, Twitter (@ngscents) or Instagram (@ngscents). We even have a show and tell section on our web page! Hope to see you on there!

Jul
12

What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?


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What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?

What is resveratrol and what does It do? Resveratrol is a natural polyphenol that is created by a few different plants. You may know resveratrol best from red wine, but it can be found in other plants, too. For example, the Japanese knotweed contains this herb, too. Whether you consume it from natural sources or get a resveratrol supplement, there are tons of benefits for your body. Plus, there are even benefits that this cosmetic herb can provide for your skin! At Natures Garden we sell the resveratrol extract powder herb for creating skin-loving bath and body products. However, there are many known benefits that this herb can provide for your whole body! Let’s talk about some of the benefits that resveratrol has for you!

What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Growing Conditions

There are a few different natural sources that we know of that contain resveratrol. For this cosmetic herb, it can be harvested from two different sources. First, we have the Japanese knotweed that is a hardy plant that is able to survive against a bombardment of pests, fungus and disease in its native environment. Second, we can get resveratrol from the skin of red grapes. Both these plants can be used to extract the same herb. No matter the source, there are many beneficial properties found in resveratrol. If you are interested, you can read below to learn more about both plants.

What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Red Grape SkinsWhat is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Red Grape Skins

Grapes require an area that is either full sun or gets direct sunlight in the morning. Also, most grapes require a warm climate, which the American grapes being the best for the cold. Their soil should be well draining, deep, loose, and moist due to a light layer of mulch. If you are growing new plants, then you will need to care and protect your plant for about three years before you get a harvest.

Once you get a bunch of grapes, you will know by the color. At first, they will be a bright green and they will turn to a deep, juicy red once they are ready. Just know that your grapes won’t continue to ripen after being picked. If you have grapes that won’t ripen, then you can prune some of the foliage to let more sun in for grapes that aren’t ripening. You can tell when your red grapes are ripe because the color will be a dark red without any visible green. Also, you can taste a few from different bunches to determine whether they are ready.

What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: The Japanese KnotweedWhat is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: The Japanese Knotweed

The Japanese knotweed, or Polygonum cuspidatum, is a plant that is native to Japan. While this hardy plant is considered a weed in its country of origin, it is not a danger to its native environment. In fact, the resveratrol harvested from it has quite a few beneficial properties. However, when this hardy plant is moved to a new environment it can become an invasive species. Since the plants are native to Japan, they are integrated into the local ecosystem and have a good amount of competition.

However, when this species moves into a new area without the same competition it has a leg up on all the other organisms. This can lead to the native plants in this new environment to go extinct, which can be detrimental to an environment as organisms rely on one another. This animal may be a food source for another or it may have been a predator that would keep the prey population levels steady. So, in areas like the US and many other places, we would consider this plant an invasive species. This means that there is likely a ban on planting this herb if you live in an area other than Japan, China, or Korea.

What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Industry Uses

There are many different ways to use resveratrol that can care for your entire body! Whether you are looking for a cosmetic herb for your products or a supplement to promote your health, resveratrol is a good antioxidant to try out. We like to use our wholesale cosmetic herb to create wonderful products that nourish your skin. Also, many people will eat this herb in the foods they already enjoy, as it occurs in some foods naturally. However, there are some sources, like knotweed, that are most often used for natural, medicinal purposes. So, read about the different potential benefits of resveratrol and see what you think!

What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Bath and Body ProductsWhat is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Bath and Body Products

First of all, this wholesale herb is amazing for creating cosmetic recipes. The beneficial properties of this herb are perfect for skin care. You are sure to feel a difference with adding this to your typical recipes! You are going to love the properties of this herb in your homemade cosmetic products as they nourish and rejuvenate your skin. So, let’s get into some of the great ways to utilize this herb in your homemade bath and body recipes.

First, this bulk wholesale herb is perfect for including in your soap making supplies. This soap has anti-fungal and antibacterial properties that are fantastic to add to your homemade soap making supplies. Also, this cosmetic herb would be perfect for creating a homemade lotion recipe. This herb has beneficial properties that will protect your skin from UV damage. Also, this soothing cosmetic ingredient will help to reduce swelling and irritation with its anti-inflammatory properties. Further, this herb has a variety of properties that would make it amazing in a facial lotion. So, add this ingredient to your wholesale facial supplies can provide a boost to prevent signs of aging, reduce wrinkles, and reduce age spots (hyperpigmentation).

What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Natures Garden RecipeWhat is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Natures Garden Recipe

Of course, a Wine Lotion Recipe would have the aroma of our Shiraz Fragrance Oil. The intoxicating scent of this fine red wine. Not only does our lotion recipe have the bubbly notes of our red wine fragrance oil, but it contains some of the beneficial properties of red wine. So, you can use this recipe to learn how to make scented lotion that protects and nurtures the skin.

What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Medicinal UsesWhat is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Medicinal Uses

Both knotweed and red grapes are thought to have many beneficial properties. Not only do these plants contain benefits from the resveratrol herb, but they are full of other elements that can promote health. In fact, resveratrol is just one of the many benefits from these plants. Often, people would make knotweed into a tea. This herbal tea could be used to treat a variety of ailments, including dysentery and hemorrhoids. Also, a few studies have linked red grapes, which are used in red wine, to heart health, mental sharpness and so much more.

While these plants contain other elements that provide properties, resveratrol has many beneficial properties that it provides on its own. First, the resveratrol in red wine has been found to be useful for reducing bad cholesterol, which promotes heart health. Plus, this supplement has been found to be useful for helping your body regulate blood sugar. Additionally, people have found that this herb can be used to reduce blood pressure. Additionally, studies have suggested that resveratrol can promote brain health and slow age-related mental decline. It is believed that the antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties contribute to the improved mental state. Another potential benefit of using this supplement is that it has been found to reduce joint pain by protecting cartilage from deteriorating and reducing symptoms caused by the inflammation.

Also, some people will take a supplement of this herb on its own to help treat or prevent illnesses, like cancer or heart disease. Although the results have been mixed, some people have found that resveratrol can inhibit cancer growth and change gene expression to inhibit growth. Furthermore, many people have found that this supplement can be used to prevent certain hormone-dependent cancers from being able to spread.

What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Food and BeverageWhat is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Food and Beverage

One common beverage that you will find contains resveratrol is red wine. In fact, the resveratrol in the red grape skin used for this kind of wine is believed to be the cause of most of its health benefits. Regardless of these benefits, red wine is still alcohol and should be used responsibly. However, it is nice to know that our glass of red wine is a providing us with some wonderful benefits.

While red wine is the most fun, you can find resveratrol in red grape skins, too. You can eat your red grapes fresh or in your wine. Either way, you will be getting this beneficial herb. If you are curious about what other foods contain resveratrol, then check out 4 Foods That Are Good Sources of Resveratrol by Live Science! These natural resveratrol sources would be perfect way to increase your levels along with your red wine.

What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Other

Although resveratrol is not directly linked to weight loss, you can include this useful tool in a diet to enhance the effects of your efforts. Often, a side effect of this supplement is a decrease in appetite. Plus, many people use this supplement to increase their endurance, which could help you to be able to work out longer without becoming fatigued as quickly. Also, some people have found that this supplement was useful for building muscle mass. Further, the herb has been known to be useful for promoting heart and brain health. Promoting cardiovascular health will help your overall fitness. So, anyone that is already working to lose weight and exercise may want to incorporate more resveratrol in their diet. 

What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Whats Your Favorite Red Wine?

Since red wine contains beneficial properties from things like resveratrol, it may be a good idea to stock up. A glass or two may be enough to promote brain health and support healthy heart function. If you aren’t should about where to start, then check out Quiz: Discover The Red Wine You’ll Like by Vine Pair. This fun, simple quiz takes your taste preferences and comes up with a red wine that you would probably like the best. Give the quiz a try and see what wine they recommend for you!

What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Reach out to UsWhat is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: Reach Out to Us

We hope that you learned something new about resveratrol from our natural beauty blog. We hope that you can create some wonderful products with this herb. Plus, you can mix this herb with others available on the Herbs and Spices page top enhance the properties of your recipes! If you have any other questions about this herb, then just ask us! You can reach out to us on the phone, in the store, or on our social media. We have a Facebook page and we use the handle @ngscents on both Instagram and Twitter. Have fun with your homemade bath and body creations!

What is Resveratrol and What Does It Do?: A Note About Our Herbs

Note: Natures Garden sells herbs, like our resveratrol extract powder, for external use only. We do not sell resveratrol or any of our other herbs as food items. The information that we have provided about resveratrol is only for educational purposes. We do not intend for you to use this information on resveratrol to diagnose, cure, treat, or prevent any disease. The Food and Drug Administration has not evaluated any of this information. Make sure that you keep all herbs out of reach of children and pets. Also, pregnant and/or lactating women should take special care when handling any of our herbs. Natures Garden accepts no responsibility (written or implied) for any products you make with our herbs. All product testing is the responsibility of the customer.

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Green Tea Benefits


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Green Tea BenefitsGreen Tea Benefits

Many people enjoy drinking green tea, but the taste isn’t all that this tea is good for. In fact, there are many green tea benefits that you can enjoy in your various products. Just drinking green tea have some wonderful benefits for your body. Plus, you can even use green tea to provide benefits that make it perfect to add combine with bath and body supplies and create some fantastic products. Both our Green Tea Powder and our Green Tea Leaves Cut and Sifted from Natures Garden are perfect for creating wonderful homemade bath and body recipes. Plus, you can combine these herbs with other flower and herb powders that can be used as wonderful soap making supplies. So, let’s get into some of the amazing benefits that people can have from this wonderful cosmetic herb.

Green Tea Benefits: Growing ConditionsGreen Tea Benefits: Growing Conditions

Although green tea plants will grow best in areas that are considered zone 7, you can grow this plant in colder areas, too. All you have to do is put your tea plant in a pot and bring it in during the winter. This plant can survive down to about 0 degrees Fahrenheit. Then, you can transfer your plant to larger pots as it grows. You will know when it is time if you see that the roots begin to push out of the drain holes in the bottom. Your green tea plant will prefer soil that drains well, like a light sandy or medium loamy soil. Further, these plants like soil that is acidic that has a pH between 4.5 and 6. Also, your plant will prefer to be in either full or partial shade.

Once your plant is thriving, you can start thinking about harvesting your tea leaves. You will want to use the young tender tea leaves. So, pick a new shoot with only a few leaves on it. For best results, you may want a new shoot with about two or three leaves on it. Typically, you will be able to harvest your tea leaves in the summer. Later, the plant will bloom to produce pretty flowers, this will happen between September and November. While these blooms are quite pretty, they aren’t all that great for making green tea. So, you may want to store some for after green tea season.

Green Tea Benefits: Industrial Uses

There are many benefits that you can have from bringing green tea into your life. You can use this as a regular tea to provide your insides with all kinds of benefits. Also, you could use green tea to create all kinds of yummy foods. Another fun option is to create fun bath and body creations that you can use to care for your skin and hair. So, check out all the amazing benefits that you can use to pamper your body from head to toe.

GGreen Tea Benefits: Bath and Body Productsreen Tea Benefits: Bath and Body Products

Creating homemade bath and body products is great for making easy crafts for adults that produce some amazing results. One option for incorporating green tea into your products is adding the powdered herb directly into your products. Also, you could use our whole green tea cut and sifted to create a tea to use in the water phase of your cosmetic recipes. This homemade tea can be added to many recipes. You can also infuse green tea into the oils you are using in your recipe. Another option for you is to add the whole herb directly into your cosmetic recipes. Adding the whole green tea leaves will provide the regular benefits of green tea along with some light exfoliation for your skin. This could be useful for creating homemade scrub recipes. Now that we have options for incorporating this herb, let’s look at some of the potential benefits.

Green Tea Benefits: Bath and Body Product Benefits

First, this cosmetic herb has been found to be useful for skin complexion. A study had been done with green tea that revealed this herb can be used to rejuvenate the appearance of your skin. Not only does this herbal tea help your complexion, but it can be used to reduce circles or puffy under eyes. This is because green tea contains antioxidants and an astringent that can help shrink the blood vessels. So, you may want to create a lotion soap, or other bath and body product. Also, this herb would be perfect for making bath bombs, as you can soak in the rejuvenating herb as you relax in the tub.

Another great benefit of this herb is that it has been known to help reduce breakouts of acne and pimples. The antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties are both thought to be useful for fighting acne. These properties are thought to fight the bacteria that cause acne and reduce the redness and inflammation, too. Further, it is thought that the catechins in this tea can be used to help regulate hormone imbalances. So, creating an acne soap recipe with green tea would be a great idea!

Green Tea Benefits: Natures Garden Bath and Body Recipes

We incorporated our green tea cut and sifted herb to add some refreshing, soothing properties to our Sunburn Relief Bath Tea Recipe. We included this herb because green tea is popular for homemade sunburn remedies. First, the anti-inflammatory properties will help to reduce the redness and pain. Further, some have found that this herb is effective for reducing your risk of skin cancer or tumors due to UV sunlight. So, green tea is an amazing way to care for your skin after a sunburn and makes a perfect addition to our recipe for sunburn relief.

Green Tea Benefits: Food and BeveragesGreen Tea Benefits: Food and Beverages

The taste of green tea is often bittersweet, but the taste can vary slightly. This variation depends on the growing conditions, processing methods, and harvesting methods. Most often, people will use these leaves to create a tea. This practice is so common that the herb has been called green tea. However, there are other ways that people will use this herb. This includes adding it into their food recipes, as this herb can be a delicious flavor for some meal recipes, like the Green Tea Teriyaki Chicken Recipe. Another delicious example is all of the green tea themed dessert recipes on this Green Tea Food Recipes board on Pinterest, which is full of all kinds of ideas for green tea recipes.

Green Tea Benefits: Medicinal UsesGreen Tea Benefits: Medicinal Uses

Green Tea was one of the many herbs included in traditional Chinese medicine. The natural flavor was said to have cooling properties, which can be used to refresh the mind and promote a positive, alert mental state. Plus, it was thought that this tea will quench your thirst, promote body fluid production, and lead to good digestion. Also, some green tea would be good for a cold, as it has been thought to cool the body and clear phlegm. Plus, it was thought that this tea could flush out toxic evils, as it would flush the body by promoting urination and bowel movements. Some of the traditional benefits that have been studied were immune and cardiac health. First, it was found that green tea contains polyphenols, which can reduce oxidative stress. and prevent oxidation of bad cholesterol. Further, another study on these polyphenols were linked to reduced abnormal cell growth.

Green Tea Benefits: More Medicinal Uses

Also, green tea has been known to kill bad bacteria. So, this tea is thought to help lower your risk of infection and possibly help reduce the length of illnesses. Plus, these properties are beneficial for promoting good oral health. The tea is thought to kill the bad bacteria in the mouth that are responsible for forming plaque and creating cavities. Further, the properties in this herb are thought to help reduce bone loss.

Some people will try green tea to help reduce their chance of cancer. There are properties in this tea that can help protect your cells from oxidation damage. This kind of damage can damage cells and lead to the uncontrolled growth of cancer cells. A few studies were done that found a correlation between drinking green tea and having a reduced risk of certain cancers.

Additionally, green tea has been thought to promote brain health. A study on green tea found that the polyphenols were able to boost the amount of available dopamine in the brain, which promotes a positive mood. Further, these chemicals were found to help regulate insulin in the brain by enhancing the sensitivity for it in the brain. Also, some studies have linked green tea to a reduced risk of certain brain diseases common in old age. These diseases include both Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease. Since Parkinson’s disease involves the death of dopamine producing neurons, an herb that promotes the production of dopamine from other cells could be beneficial. Also, EGCG was found to help protect your brain from forming the plaques that are thought to cause Alzhemer’s disease.

Green Tea Benefits: Other UsesGreen Tea Benefits: Other Uses

Another benefit of green tea is that it can help you stay awake. Many people prefer to drink tea instead of coffee, as it doesn’t provide the same “jittery” feeling that coffee can. Although green tea does naturally contain some caffeine, it has a much lower concentration than coffee. So, this is a more gentle way to wake yourself up in the morning. Furthermore, there is a chemical in green tea called theanine, which can provide a calming effect. So, you may be able to use tea to have a calm, alert feeling without the nervous jitters.

Additionally, green tea contains chemicals that are useful for reducing anxiety. This tea contains L-theanine, which has been found to increase leaves of dopamine and improve positive mental function. Also, there have been studies that like green tea to weight loss. It is thought that this tea can help to reduce appetite. Further, there have been mixed results on the EGCG, a powerful antioxidant, in green tea being able to promote weight loss.

Green Tea Benefits: Boseong Green Tea Fields

Anyone that is a really big fan of green tea will want to hear about the Boseong Green Tea Fields. These Green Tea Fields in Korea are absolutely stunning and you can stroll through the beautiful landscape, stop at souvenir shops, or even try green tea ice cream. If you want to hear about a tea lover’s actual experience, then check out Boseong Green Tea Fields: Everything You Need To Know To Visit. Not only does she show pictures and share her experience, but she provides tips for travel and other nearby destinations to visit for anyone that is interested in going!

Green Tea Benefits: Ask Us Any QuestionsGreen Tea Benefits: Ask Us Any Questions

We hope that you learned something new about green tea from our natural cosmetic blog. Also, you can use this botanical herb along with some of our other herbs and spices to create some amazing bath and body recipes. If you have any other questions about this wholesale herb or any other, then reach out and ask us. You can find us in the Natures Garden store, on the phone, or online. You can easily find us on Facebook, Twitter (@ngscents), or Instagram (@ngscents). Hope to hear from you soon!

Green Tea Benefits: Reminder About All Our Herbs

Note: Natures Garden sells herbs, like our Green Tea Powder and our Green Tea Leaves Cut and Sifted, for external use only. Although other suppliers may sell green tea that is food grade, we do not sell our herbs as food items. So, the information that we provide about our herbs is only for educational purposes. We do not intend for you to use this information to diagnose, cure, treat, or prevent any disease. The Food and Drug Administration has not evaluated any of this information. Make sure that you keep your herbs out of reach of any children or pets. Also, pregnant and/or lactating women should take special care when handling our various herbs. Natures Garden accepts no responsibility (written or implied) for any products you make with these herbs. All product testing is the responsibility of the customer.