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Jan
09

Sangria Scoopable Bubble Bars Recipe


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Sangria Scoopable Bubble Bars RecipeSangria Scoopable Bubble Bars Recipe

If you are interested in finding new ways to create your favorite homemade bath and body recipes, you should definitely tune in to this blog! We are going to be showing all of you how to make this Sangria Scoopable Bubble Bars Recipe today. These work great as an adorable gift to give friends and family all year round. This specific bubble bar is going to add so many extra bubbles to your baths, which is why we love them. These bath scoops are made using quality cosmetic ingredients that are great for the skin, such as SLSA, vegetable glycerin, and jojoba oil. We will be going into a bit of detail about the new product, SLSA, how it can be used, and what sort of properties it is sure to add to your future recipes!

Ingredients Found at Natures Garden:

Sodium Lauryl Sulfoacetate
Baking Soda- Sodium Bicarbonate
Cream of Tartar
Corn Starch
Vegetable Glycerin
Jojoba Oil
Sangria Punch Fragrance Oil
Vitamin E Oil Tocopherol T-50 Oil
Tomato Red FUN Soap Colorant
Diamond Dust Mica Pigment
Safety Gloves
Natures Garden Soap Apron
Safety Mask
Safety Glasses
Silicone Flexible Mat
Stainless Steel Scoop

Other Ingredients and Equipment You Will Need:

Mixing Bowls
Mixing Spoon
Scale

Total Recipe Amounts:

205 grams Sodium Lauryl Sulfoacetate
230 grams Sodium Bicarbonate- Baking Soda
112 grams Cream of Tartar
36 grams Corn Starch
100 grams Vegetable Glycerin
12 grams Jojoba Oil
7 grams Sangria Punch Fragrance Oil
5 grams Vitamin E Oil
3 drops Tomato Red FUN Soap Colorant

Ingredients Spotlight: SLSA

Before getting into the recipe, we wanted to give you some more information about some of the ingredients that we are going to be working with. The first one that we will be talking about is Sodium Lauryl Sulfoacetate, which can be abbreviated as SLSA. This is a new product that we recently brought to Natures Garden Wholesale Supplies. It is a surfactant that can be used as an alternative to other surfactants such as Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS) or Sodium Cocoyl Isentionate (SCI). These Sangria Scoopable Bubble Bars are one of the three different recipes we created to showcase this new product. When compared to other surfactants like these, SLSA provides a lot more of foaming and lathering qualities to different types of bath and body products. It is most commonly added to recipes like bubble bars, bath bombs, bubble baths, and also body and facial washes. Since it derives from coconut oil and palm oil, SLSA is very cleansing and moisturizing for the skin. We are excited for you all to try this new ingredient out in your upcoming recipes!

We will be sharing all three of the recipes that we made using SLSA for, all in separate blogs. The other ones are a sangria body scrub, pink sangria soap, and sangria bath bombs. We hope that you will enjoy working with this new surfactant as much as we did.

Ingredients Spotlight: Jojoba OilIngredients Spotlight: Jojoba Oil

The next ingredient that we want to tell you about is Jojoba oil. It is used in countless types of recipes, including cold process soap, lip balm, lip stick, emulsified scrubs, and bath bombs. This oil is extremely versatile because of the positive benefits it brings to different body products and cosmetic formulations. Jojoba oil has anti inflammatory and moisturizing properties in it that reduce redness, dry skin, and other sensitive skin conditions such as eczema and rosacea. There are a lot of benefits to using it, it is an easy oil to work with, as well as to create recipes with. In addition to this one, we have used it in an Activated Charcoal Scrub, a Honey Vanilla Lip Balm, and our Sandalwood Bath Bomb. Each of these is cleansing, moisturizing, and will make you and your skin feel nice and rejuvenated!

Ingredients Spotlight: Sangria Punch Fragrance OilIngredients Spotlight: Sangria Punch Fragrance Oil

Lastly, we wanted to talk about the fragrance oil that we are incorporating and highlighting in today’s recipe. We call this Sangria Punch, which is actually one of the many Natures Garden original fragrance oils. Sangria punch fragrance oil is a complex scent, starting with very fruity top notes that to us, truly resemble a homemade sangria. There are hints of apple, lemon, lime, orange and grape. Following that are the scents of blackberries and pomegranate, which really compliment one another. These fruity notes sit on a base of sugar. We think that this fragrance definitely captures the smell of real sangria and makes for a great scent to add to girly bath product recipes. We have used this fragrance oil in four products that we have made using. Once again, the other craft recipes we created are the Pink Sangria Soap Recipe, Sangria Bath Bombs Recipe, and the Sparkling Sangria Body Scrub Recipe.

Before we get started, it is important to clean and sanitize your work area and all of your packaging materials. It is suggested that you wear gloves, an apron, gloves, a face mask, and a hair net while preparing this recipe.

Mixing the Dry IngredientsMixing the Dry Ingredients

For the first part of this recipe, we will be preparing the dry portion of our ingredients. You will want to get out a regular mixing bowl that is only used for soap making, candle making, etc. Then, you can take out your scale and weigh out the 205 grams of Sodium Lauryl Sulfoacetate we will need. Add it to your mixing bowl. Next, we will measure out and add to the same bowl 230 grams of Baking Soda, 112 grams of Cream of Tartar, and 36 grams of Corn Starch. The powders from these can really kick up in the air, so make sure that you are wearing a mask. Mix each of these ingredients together until the dry mixture is smooth. We find it easier to break up all of the clumps in the mixture when we use our hands instead of using a spoon or a spatula.

Making the Liquid PortionMaking the Liquid Portion

Next, take out a second mixing bowl. Get the scale out once again and weigh out all of the liquid ingredients for this recipe. First, weigh out 100 grams of the vegetable glycerin. Then, measure out and add to the same bowl 12 grams of jojoba oil, 5 grams of vitamin E oil, and 7 grams of the Sangria Punch Fragrance Oil. Blend them all together seamlessly. The vegetable glycerin, jojoba oil, and vitamin E oil all provide benefits for the skin, which make them perfect for this and other bubble bar recipes. Vegetable glycerin gives you moisturized and resilient skin, and jojoba oil and vitamin E oil will reduce skin irritation, moisturize, as well as minimize the appearance of scars and wrinkles.

Combining the Liquid Ingredients and the Dry IngredientsCombining the Liquid Ingredients and the Dry Ingredients

Then, pour your wet ingredients into the mixing bowl that contains the dry ingredients. Our next step is to create the fun pink color for these sangria bubble bars. You are going to add three drops of the tomato red FUN Soap Colorant. This small amount will give you the light pink color that we are looking for and which you can see in the recipe picture. Add more of the colorant if you prefer a more deeper pink shade or red shade for your bubble scoops. Using your hands, mix all of the ingredients together. Once mixed thoroughly, it will morph into the consistency of dough.

Rolling the DoughRolling the Dough

Once your wet and dry ingredients have been mixed together to form the dough. We used our hands to squeeze the dough and form it into a big ball. Keep on repeating the process of squeezing and rolling until you are sure the pink color is visible everywhere and there are no uncolored white parts left. Doing this will make the next step easier, when we pack the dough and create the actual bubble bar scoops.

Packing and Scooping the Dough Onto the MatPacking and Scooping the Dough Onto the Mat

Now, we get to do the fun part of the recipe! Make sure to have your flexible silicone mat ready for this step. The dough should already be in your mixing bowl. Using your hands, start by pressing down and packing the bubble bar dough tightly in the mixing bowl. This is going to make it easier when using the ice cream scoop. Now that the dough is ready to be scooped, use your stainless steel ice cream scoop to form the bubble bars. As you scoop, place each of them on your flexible silicone mat. This is the easiest place for them to have the time they need to set up without getting in the way of other projects.

Finishing the Sangria Scoopable Bubble BarsFinishing the Sangria Scoopable Bubble Bars

To finish off the bubble bar scoops, take out the diamond dust mica pigment. Sprinkle it all over your bubble bars to decorate them a little bit. We love working both with the 24K gold mica pigment and the diamond dust mica pigment because when a little glitter is added, projects come to life! Finally, set the silicone mat aside on a countertop to allow your sangria sparkle bubble bars to set up. If completely undisturbed, they should harden enough and be fully set up after 24-48 hours.  

Share with usSangria Scoopable Bubble Bars: Share With Us

Once they have finished setting up, your sangria scoopable bubble bars are ready to add to the bath! When you are ready to use them, simply run a couple of the scoops under the bath water. They will start bubbling and fizzing right away, which will give you a wonderful bubble bath. If you enjoyed making these bubble scoops, we have plenty of other bubble bars and bubble scoop recipes that you can check out. The pumpkin roll bubble bar and blackberry bling bling bubble scoops are some of my favorites! After you have finished making this recipe, we would love to hear your thoughts on working with SLSA and how you think it compares to SLS or SCI. We love the extra bubbles that these scoops created in comparison to some other types we created. You can reach out to us on Facebook at Natures Garden as well as Twitter and Instagram @ngscents!

Homemade Winter Sangria Recipe

Before you go, we wanted to share a recipe with you for homemade sangria! This is a recipe that was adapted for the winter season, specifically for the winter citrus season. Since we are right in the middle of the winter, we wanted to share this one. This recipe comes from the blog Julie’s Eats and Treats. Julie writes this blog to give all sorts of breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert recipe ideas and tutorials. Her main idea is to make mealtime easier and less stressful for full time workers. This Winter Sangria recipe from her website uses delicious fresh fruits including pomegranates, pink grapefruits, lemons, blood oranges, and pears. She chose to use sauvignon blanc in her sangria, but the choice is yours when it comes to the wine you want to add. There are many sangria recipes out there for both red and white wine! Julie also has more sangria recipes for other times of the year that she has blogged about, including a Rainbow Sangria, a Blueberry Sangria, and a Peach Rosé Sangria! We hope that you get to create and enjoy this yummy winter drink too!

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Jul
19

Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bars Recipe


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Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bars RecipeStar Fruit Mango Bubble Bars Recipe

Anyone that is looking for fun bubble bar bath ideas is going to love our Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bars Recipe. This fun slsa free bubble bar recipe uses fantastic cosmetic making supplies from Natures Garden to create some skin loving bath and body recipes. Plus, this cosmetic recipe uses the deliciously Star Fruit and Mango Fragrance Oil to provide a sweet, fruity aroma. This fantastic fragrance oil is complemented by the gorgeous colors of this star shaped bath recipe. Altogether, these properties allow you to create a fantastic bath and body recipe! So, take a look at the diy beauty blog below to learn exactly how to make bubble bath bars just like these! 

Ingredients From Natures Garden

Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate
Sodium Bicarbonate- Baking Soda
Xanthum Gum
Corn Starch
Star Fruit Mango Fragrance Oil
Mango Butter
Vegetable Glycerin
Yellow Oxide FUN Soap Colorant
Yelp Yellow FUN Soap Colorant
Jailhouse Red FUN Soap Colorant
Neon Red FUN Soap Colorant
Tomato Red FUN Soap Colorant
Safety Gloves
Silicone Soap Mold- Six Cavity Star
Safety Mask
Natures Garden Apron
Safety Glasses

Other Needed Equipment

Mixing Bowls
Scale
Mixing Spoon

Total Recipe Weights for the Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bars

2 cups of the Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate
2 cups of the Sodium Bicarbonate- Baking Soda
2/3 cups Corn Starch
2/3 cups Xanthum Gum
2/3 cups Vegetable Glycerin
2 tablespoons of the Mango Butter
2 tablespoons of the Star Fruit Mango Fragrance Oil

Amounts Used for the Red Colorant

15 drops of the Tomato Red FUN Soap Colorants
15 drops of the Neon Red FUN Soap Colorants

Amounts Used for the Red-Orange Colorant

30 drops of the Jailhouse Red FUN Soap Colorant
4 drops of the Tomato Red FUN Soap Colorant

Amounts Used for the Yellow-Orange Colorant

30 drops of the Yelp Yellow FUN Soap Colorant
15 drops of the Jailhouse Red FUN Soap Colorant
4 drops of the Yellow Oxide FUN Soap Colorant

Clean and Sanitize

Before you begin creating your homemade bubble bath recipe you will want to make sure that you are ready to make your diy bubble bar! First, you will need to gather your cosmetic making supplies for this diy candle recipe. Also, you will want to clean your candle making equipment for this recipe. You will want to clean up your work space to give yourself some room to work.

Preparing the Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bar Recipe Dry Cosmetic IngredientsPreparing the Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bar Recipe Dry Cosmetic Ingredients

First, you are going to want to prepare the dry cosmetic ingredients for this bubble bar recipe. So, you are going to need a medium mixing bowl. Then, you will need to add 2 cups of the baking soda, 2 cups of the sodium cocoyl isethionate, 2/3 cups of the xanthum gum, and 2/3 cups of the corn starch. After adding these wholesale cosmetic powders, then you are going to mix these ingredients together well. You will want to use your gloved hands to mix these ingredients together. Further, you will need to break up any clumps that you come across while mixing the powders.

Adding the Fragrance Oil to the Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bars Recipe Adding the Fragrance Oil to the Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bars Recipe

Next, you are going to add the scented oil to your bath and body mixture. So, you are going to need to add 2 tablespoons of the Star Fruit Mango Fragrance Oil to your cosmetic mixture. This delightful scented oil has a refreshing aroma of fresh star fruit and mango notes that are rounded out with notes of sweet strawberry and juicy peach. You will be sure to love this scrumptious fragrance oil in your bath recipe!  

Adding the Vegetable Glycerin to the Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bars RecipeAdding the Vegetable Glycerin to the Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bars Recipe

Now, you are going to add the another of your bubble bar ingredients to your medium mixing bowl. So, you are going to need to measure 2/3 cups of the Vegetable Glycerin and add it to your medium mixing bowl. Adding this cosmetic ingredient is going to draw moisture to the skin and help to condition your skin to leave you feeling pampered.

Adding the Mango Butter to the Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bars Recipe

Also, you are going to need to add the mango butter. But, you are going to need to melt it first. So, add 2 tablespoons of the Mango Butter to a separate microwave safe bowl. You can use short bursts in the microwave to melt the cosmetic butter. Then, you can add this wholesale butter to your mixture to add even more wonderful skin softening and moisturizing properties.

Combining Your Cosmetic IngredientsCombining Your Cosmetic Ingredients

Now that you have added all of your bubble bar supplies to your medium mixing bowl, you are going to need to combine all of these wholesale cosmetic ingredients together thoroughly. You will need to use your gloved hands to mix your cosmetic ingredients together. Once everything has been blended together well, you are ready to move on to the next step in the process of making your bath recipe.

Adding Color to the Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bar Recipe

Now you are ready to add the cosmetic soap colorants to your fun bath and body recipe. So, you are going to divide your cosmetic mixture into three different portions. So, you are going to need to have two additional mixing bowls to separate your mixture into. Then, divide your total mixture into three equal portions of the bubble bar mixture.

Creating the Red PortionCreating the Red Portion

For the first portion of the mixture you are going to add some red colorants. So, you are going to need to mix in 15 drops Tomato Red FUN Soap Colorants and
15 drops Neon Red FUN Soap Colorants. Once you have added both of these cosmetic colorants to your mixture you are going to need to use your hands to mix everything together with your gloved hands. Once the color has been thoroughly mixed into the bubble bar mixture, you can set this portion of the bubble bar aside for the moment.

Creating the Red-Orange PortionCreating the Red-Orange Portion

Next, you are going to create the red-orange color for your second portion. So, you are going to need to add 30 drops of the Jailhouse Red FUN Soap Colorant and 4 drops of the Tomato Red FUN Soap Colorant. Then, you will need to use clean gloves to mix your colorants into the bubble bar mixture. Once the color has been evenly dispersed, you can set this portion of the bubble bar mixture aside and move on to the next step in the process.

Creating the Yellow-Orange Portion Creating the Yellow-Orange Portion

For the last portion you are going to make a yellow color. So, you are going to add 30 drops of the Yelp Yellow FUN Soap Colorant, 15 drops of the Jailhouse Red FUN Soap Colorant, and 4 drops of the Yellow Oxide FUN Soap Colorant to your last portion. Then, you are going to need to use clean gloved hands to mix these cosmetic colorants into your bath and body mixture.

Filling the Silicone Mold with the Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bar MixtureFilling the Silicone Mold with the Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bar Mixture

Now that all three of your cosmetic mixtures are prepared, you will be ready to begin filling your silicone cosmetic mold. So, you will need to retrieve your six cavity star silicone soap mold. Since the mold only holds six you can use multiple molds or reuse the same one.

In order to fill your wholesale soap mold, you are going to want to add a small amount of the different colors to each cavity. Every time you add a small amount of one colorant, you are going to want to press down hard to ensure that the mold is packed in tightly. You will need to continue to use this method to fill in the cavities in the cosmetic mold. After you have all of the silicone soap mold filled, you are ready to move on to the next step in the process.

Allow the Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bars to Set UpAllow the Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bars to Set Up

Once your mold is filled, you are going to need to let your bubble bars set up. You will need to make sure that they harden enough so that they can be removed from the mold without cracking. After you are able to remove the six bubble bar stars that you have created from the cosmetic mold, you can reuse your cosmetic mold until you have used up all of your bath bomb mixtures. In total, you will end up with fourteen individual bubble bars.

Using Your Star Fruit Mango Bubble Bars

After you have allowed your bubble bars to set up completely, this bath and body recipe is complete. Now, you are finally ready to use your finished bath and body recipe!  If you would like to use your bath and body recipe, then all you have to do is crumble the bubble bath bar under warm bathwater. Not only can you use your bath recipe at this time, but you can package your bubble bars to sell. You can check out our wholesale packaging supplies page for ideas. Also, you can look into different ways of how to package bubble bars. Whether you use your bath recipe immediately or package them for later use, we hope that you have enjoyed this fun cosmetic recipe!

Enjoying Star Fruit

If you love the aroma of the Star Fruit and Mango scented oil, then you may want to try out some scrumptious star fruit! Never tried a star fruit before? Not to worry! You can check out the article How to Prepare Star Fruit from the Spruce Eats to learn how to prepare this fruit to eat at home. This article will give you tips on how to choose the ripest start fruit. Also, they will share the best way to cut a star fruit. Further, this article shares how to remove seeds and cut up the fruit. So, even the most inexperienced with this fruit will be able to enjoy it!

What to Add to a Bath

Of course, you will find that this bubble bar recipe is a fun idea for the bathtub. If you are looking for even more great ideas for what to add to a bath, then check out even more of our free recipes on the Bubble Bar Recipes page! Also, you can check out our other various Bath Time Recipes to get inspiration for some fun bath and body recipes.

Reach Out to UsReach Out to Us

We hope that you enjoyed this diy bath and body recipe. If you have any questions about this bubble bar recipe, then you can feel free to reach out to us. You can find us on our HUG Line, in the NG store, and online. Another good way to find us online is to reach out to us on our social media platforms. First, you can find us on the Natures Garden Facebook page. Also, you can use the handle @ngscents to find us on Instagram and Twitter. Not only can you use these social platforms to reach out to us or ask us questions, but you can share your homemade body products creations. So, we hope that you enjoyed this slsa free bubble bar recipe and that we hear from you very soon!

A Note About Our Bath Recipes

Natures Garden is not responsible for the performance of any of the recipes provided on our website. Testing is your responsibility. If you plan to resell any recipes we provide, it is your responsibility to adhere to all FDA regulations. If there are ingredients listed in a recipe that Natures Garden does not sell, we cannot offer any advice on where to purchase those ingredients