Mar 01, 2021 • #Body Wash #cold process #lavender oil #Lavender Soap #melt and pour #Soap Maker #soap making
Posts tagged: lavender oil
Our sense of smell is strong and deeply connected to our overall health.
The world can feel like a scary place full of "germs" around every corner. It’s important to keep ourselves healthy and be prepared by strengthening our immune systems and knowing how to fight bacteria when we come in contact with it. There are a lot of ways to do this and essential oils are just another tool in our arsenal to combat the scary world of mysterious germs.
Homemade hand sanitizers are fun, customizable and a great solution when we don’t have access to store-bought hand sanitizers or we simply want a more natural alternative. There are a handful of essential oils that may assist as antiviral and antibacterial that give any DIY hand sanitizer that extra boost! Not to mention the aromatherapy and therapeutic benefits.
Once you are comfortable with the soap making process, you may want to branch out and experiment with different aromas. Essential oils are the best way to naturally scent your soap but picking different oils, determining how much to use, and how to blend them can be a bit daunting.